CHART OF THE DAY: In Case You Didn't realise How Much Gold Investors Love Bernanke

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The price of gold spiked dramatically right around 2:15 PM ET today, as the Fed released its latest statement on the strength of the economy.

The FOMC mentioned the word quantitative easing, and left the door open for future asset purchases by the central bank.

The result was a rush out of the dollar, and into a myriad of other assets. But gold’s mov was the most dramatic.

chart of the day, gold price, sept 21, 2010

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