Friday, September 16, 2011

Bullion prices advanced Friday but declined this week. Weekly losses across the precious metals spectrum included 2.4% for gold, 1.9% for silver, 0.8% for palladium and 1.3% for platinum. As for gold prices on Friday, they jumped $33.30, or 1.9%, to $1,814.70 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange.