August 2011

U.S. bullion prices ended the final trading day of the month higher, capping solid to impressive August gains for all but one precious metal. December gold futures prices on Wednesday rose $1.90, or 0.1%, to $1,831.70 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. That lifted its August pick-up to 12.3%, easily […]

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Gold and Silver Prices Each Advance 2.1%, Bullion Coins Unchanged

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 30, 2011

U.S. gold and silver prices each jumped 2.1% Tuesday as speculation rose that the Federal Reserve could provide further quantitative easing. December gold prices added $38.20 to $1,829.80 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. Prices touched an intraday low of $1,786.20 an ounce and a high of $1,836.40 an […]

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U.S. precious metals stepped lower Monday. Silver prices led declines with a loss of 1%. Gold and palladium each pulled back 0.3% while platinum lost 0.1%. In specifics, December gold fell $5.70 to $1,791.60 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. Prices ranged between $1,781.20 an ounce and $1,841.50 an […]

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U.S. gold and silver prices marked a second day of gains Friday, but ended the fourth week of August with losses — $54.90, or 3%, for gold and $1.48, or 3.5%, for silver. Palladium and platinum also finished the day higher, and palladium actually registered a 1% increase of the week. Platinum dipped 2.6%.

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Gold and Silver Prices Rebound, Bullion Coins Rise

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 25, 2011

U.S. bullion prices were nearly unanimous in rising Thursday. Platinum was the outlier, dropping 0.2% for the day. Gold and silver prices rebounded with gains of 0.3% and 4%, respectively. Palladium registered a sound daily increase of 1.1%.

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Gold and Silver Prices Tumble, Bullion Coins Advance

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 24, 2011

U.S. bullion prices tumbled Wednesday as silver fell 7.4% and gold tumbled 5.6% — its biggest drop since March 2008. Other precious metals declined with smaller losses, but still came down hard. Palladium fell 2.8% and platinum lost 2.9%. In returning to gold, December futures slid $104 to $1,757.30 an ounce on the Comex division of […]

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U.S. bullion prices moved lower Tuesday with silver performing the worst with a loss of 2.4% followed by gold’s declination of 1.6%. December gold prices declined $30.60 to $1,861.30 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. It earlier reached an intraday record high of $1,917.90 an ounce. Gold’s decline was the […]

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U.S. bullion prices mostly rallied during the third week of August. Palladium cannot be put in the category as it only eked out a 0.1% weekly gain. Gold, silver and platinum, however, easily fit the bill with respective gains on the week of 6.3%, 8.5% and 4.4%.

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Gold Prices Shatter Record High, Bullion Coins Unchanged

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 18, 2011

U.S. bullion prices were split Thursday, as all but palladium rose. Gold was the standout, jumping 1.6% to a record high for a third consecutive session. December gold prices surged $28.20 to $1,822 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, trading between $1,786.80 an ounce and $1,829.70 an ounce.

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Gold Prices End at New Record, Silver Higher

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 16, 2011

U.S. bullion prices moved higher Tuesday. From high to low, Gold finished up 1.5% to a new record high, palladium climbed 1.4%, silver added 1.3%, and platinum ended up 1.2%. December gold prices rose $27 to $1,785 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. Gold’s record close was nearer its intraday […]

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