Thursday, August 18, 2011

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.