Gold adds to earlier gains, +2.7% at $1578.60 and bouncing off 10-month lows on technical buying...

|By:, SA News Editor

Gold adds to earlier gains, +2.7% at $1578.60 and bouncing off 10-month lows on technical buying and as shorts get squeezed. Big miners rally on heavy volume: NEM +6.1%, ABX +6.4%, GG +7.9%, KGC +7.5%, IAG +6.4%, AEM +6.1%, AUQ +10.8%. Smaller miners jump too: MUX +14.7%, BAA +13.7%, PVG +11.1%, AZK +10.6%.