January 2011

Friday Burst Gives Gold and Silver Weekly Gains

by Bullion Prices Staff on January 28, 2011

The action Friday was robust for U.S. gold future prices as concerns over escalating tensions in Egypt and the potential for the spread of riots in the region sparked safe-haven buying. The gains were enough to lift the metal into the black for the week, barely. Silver followed gold’s direction, nearly doubling its performance. Palladium […]

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U.S. bullion prices were mixed Thursday as gold and silver returned to the negative column while platinum and palladium rose for a second straight day. Gold futures prices for February delivery lost $14.60, or 1.1%, to close at $1,318.40 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement price was […]

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Precious Metals Prices Turnaround, Modestly

by Bullion Prices Staff on January 26, 2011

U.S. bullion prices reversed their negative direction on Wednesday and closed with modest gains. A bit of bargain-hunting and a weaker dollar were reported factors in moving precious metals prices into the black. Gold futures prices for February delivery rose 70 cents, or 0.1%, to $1,333 an ounce on the Comex division of the New […]

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Bullion Prices Retreat Further

by Bullion Prices Staff on January 25, 2011

U.S. bullion prices declined Tuesday as gold retreated to a three-month low and continued on its path to mark a monthly decline for the first time since August. Gold futures prices fell $12.20, or 0.9%, to $1,332.30 an ounce on Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. Prices had not closed lower since October […]

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Bullion prices tumbled Thursday. Silver took the biggest plunge, dropping 4.6%. Gold came in second as prices fell to their lowest point since November 19. Gold futures prices declined $23.70, or 1.7%, to $1,346.50 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. A stronger dollar and economic news out of China […]

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Gold Prices Rise, but Silver Declines

by Bullion Prices Staff on January 19, 2011

U.S. gold prices edged higher Wednesday as a falling dollar boosted interest in the yellow metal. February gold added $2, or 0.1%, to finish the day at $1,370.20 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange.

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Gold Prices Rise, Bullion 2011 Silver Eagle Coins Break Record

by Bullion Prices Staff on January 18, 2011

U.S. bullion prices posted gains Tuesday following a recent bout of selling which brought metal prices down heavily on Friday. Weakness in the U.S. dollar and bargain hunting were reported as bullish factors. February gold prices settled to $1,368.20 an ounce an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, advancing $7.70, […]

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Bullion Prices Mixed, US Coins Remain Unchanged

by Bullion Prices Staff on January 13, 2011

U.S. bullion prices were mixed Thursday as silver broke away from other precious metals and settled lower, snapping a string of three daily increases. February gold prices edged up $1.20, or 0.1%, to $1,387 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. Its intraday low was at $1,377.20 an ounce and […]

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Gold and Silver Prices Trickle Higher, Bullion Eagles on the Move

by Bullion Prices Staff on January 12, 2011

Bullion prices reached slightly higher on Wednesday, with gold and silver bringing their daily winning streak to three and platinum to five. February gold prices settled to $1,385.80 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, advancing $1.50, or 0.1%.

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Precious Metals Prices Rally, Bullion Eagles Jump

by Bullion Prices Staff on January 11, 2011

U.S. precious metals futures prices advanced as a group Tuesday. Safe-haven buying was in play due to increased concerns over Europe’s debt crisis, opined analysts. Palladium was the biggest performer of the metals, registering a daily gain of 4.5%. Silver came in second at 2.2%, followed by platinum and then gold with their respective gains […]

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