Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/17/2010

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were:

  • Gold price - $1,340.40
  • Silver price - $25.60
  • Platinum price - $1,638.70
  • Palladium price - $653.10


COMMENTARY: There has been a slight rebound from yesterday’s losses, but there could be continued selling pressure today.  Germany’s reluctance to jump right into another bail out, without forming new bail out rules, brings more fear and uncertainty into the market. Fear and uncertainty drive the Euro dollar down and by default the US Dollar up. This gives temporary relief to the concerns that the Fed QE2 would drive the US Dollar down. Most analysts say it still will, but not until the European situation stabilizes the value of the Euro. Markets will tend down as the dollar goes up.

Gold spot price is up 70 cents – Silver price up 31 cents – Platinum spot price is off $7.00 – Palladium price up $5.30

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US Dollar Prices are in USD

Precious Metal Prices
4/23/2014 7:29:56 PM EST

Metal Bid Ask Change
Gold $1,284.90 $1,286.90 $0.30
Silver $19.38 $19.48 ($0.01)
Platinum $1,396.50 $1,406.50 $2.60
Palladium $783.00 $788.00 $1.00
4/23/2014 7:29:56 PM EST

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