Friday, March 4, 2011

Gold Prices Rise, Silver Tops $35, Bullion Eagles Gain Modestly

by Bullion Prices Staff on March 4, 2011

Bullion prices rose for the week with gold closing near $1430 an ounce and silver topping $35 an ounce for a fresh 31-year high. Gains in gold and silver were tied to unrest in North Africa and the Middle East, the major factors given for advances during the previous week.