Saturday, August 18, 2012

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.