August 2012

Gold and Silver Prices Soar in August, New Australian Bullion Coins

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 31, 2012

U.S. gold and silver prices surged Friday, adding to their August 2012 gains. Across the range of precious metals, increases in August were 4.5% for gold, 12.6% for silver, 6.6% for palladium and 8.5% for platinum.


Gold Prices, Silver and Bullion Coin Sales Dip on Week

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 18, 2012

Platinum and palladium rallied a respective 5.2% and 3.9% this week but silver and gold prices dropped, albeit modestly, with losses of 0.2% each. On Friday, December gold prices inched up 20 cents to close at $1,619.40 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange.


Gold and Silver Prices Rise on Week, Bullion Silver Eagle Coins Up

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 11, 2012

Gold, palladium and silver prices were higher on the week but platinum declined. Bullion traded within narrow ranges for most of the time and volume was exceptionally light.


Gold Prices Off on Week, US Silver Bullion Coin Sales Dip

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 4, 2012

Gold prices rallied Friday but three prior day losses resulted in an overall 0.5% weekly loss. It was the single precious metal lower from a week ago. By comparison, silver and palladium each jumped 1.1% and platinum logged a modest weekly increase of 0.4%.