August 2013

Bullion prices were mostly higher in August with all but palladium scoring gains. In monthly breakdowns for precious metals futures in New York, advancing was gold by 6.3%, silver by 19.8% and platinum by 6.8%. Palladium slipped 0.3%.


Gold, Silver Prices Up 1.8% on Week, US Bullion Coins Stronger

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 23, 2013

Gold and silver prices notched strong weekly gains — the third in a row for gold and the fifth for silver. Pick-ups this week for each accumulated to 1.8%. Gold prices would have ended near flat this week until Friday as prices surged by the 1.8%.


Bullion Prices Soar on Week, US Silver Coins Moving

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 16, 2013

Bullion prices rallied this week, led by silver which scored a 14.3% weekly increase and scored a fourth week of consecutive gains. Gold shot ahead 4.5% and finished at its highest price since June 19. In rounding out the metals on a weekly basis, palladium advanced 3% and platinum gained 1.8%.


Gold Prices Up on Week, Bullion Gold Eagle Bested by Gold Buffalo

by Bullion Prices Staff on August 10, 2013

Bullion prices closed higher Friday — gold marginally by 0.2% and silver more considerably by 1.1%. Both precious metals registered the same contrasting movements for the week with gold inching up 0.1% and silver rallying 2.5%. Gold prices also declined last week but gains this week for silver are a third in a row.