Precious metals are trading in green with Gold actively traded contract is at 1251.60 and Silver is at 17.46 an ounce. The near term outlook remains positive and we expect prices to trade higher for the day. Gold is currently trading up by 7 point an ounce and Silver is higher by 10 cents an ounce. With exception of Aluminum all other base metals are trading in red today, Zinc is lower by 1.11%, down by 24.5 points at 2176.50 and LME Nickel is at 15166.0, -100 points. Crude Oil and Natural Gas on NYM are trading higher with Crude Oil trading up by 0.86% at 83.42 and Natural gas is at 3.68, +0.27% as we write this.