Commodities Gold hits six-month peak on global economy worries, US government shutdown Updated : December 27, 2018 06:17 AM IST With investors still worried about the global economy and corporate profits, the US dollar and equities pared early gains. The partial shutdown of the US federal government over Trump's demand for border wall funding and the president's criticism of the Fed have unnerved investors. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.