Bullion holds position, silver up as real market outlooks remain enigmatic


Gold prices held steady on Tuesday as investors awaited retail sales data from the United States later in the session for cues on the health of the world’s largest economy.

Spot gold inched up 0.1% to $1,414.92 per ounce by 1015 GMT. U.S. gold futures rose 0.2% to $1,416.60.

“Gold fell over...