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Gold give negative return – First time in last 10 years

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Gold yellow shining metal is most popular investment option of Indian. Majority of Indians purchase gold in Diwali. In last 10 year first time gold has given negative return this diwali.

Gold has lost its glitter this diwali. In Samvat 2069 gold has given negative return of 4% and silver has given negative return of 20%. In last year diwali gold price was 32,300 Rs/- per 10 gm and silver price was 66,500 Rs./- per kg. This year diwali gold price is 31,200 Rs/- per 10 gm and silver price is 48,800 Rs/- per kg.

This year gold price has reduced by 1,100 Rs/- and silver price has reduced by 11,700 Rs/-.

Let’s look at Gold and Silver price movement of last 10-15 years

Gold & Silver Price Change Diwali to Diwail:-

Gold Silver Price
From above comparison we could say following:-

  1. Gold is consistent performer and mostly give positive returns.
  2. Gold price is growing exponentially.
  3. This year gold and silver both has given negative returns.
  4. Silver price history shows that silver is volatile in nature & difficult to predict.
  5. Silver in certain years gives magnificent return more than 30% (5 times in last 13 years)

What do you say gold and silver will give good return in 2014?  

Shitanshu Kapadia
Shitanshu Kapadia
Hi, I am Shitanshu founder of moneyexcel.com. I am engaged in blogging & Digital Marketing for 10 years. The purpose of this blog is to share my experience, knowledge and help people in managing money. Please note that the views expressed on this Blog are clarifications meant for reference and guidance of the readers to explore further on the topics. These should not be construed as investment , tax, financial advice or legal opinion. Please consult a qualified financial planner and do your own due diligence before making any investment decision.