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Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/20/2011

At 8:25AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price: $1350.30 Silver price: $27.88 Platinum price: $1810.50 Palladium price: $805.00 COMMENTARY: The news this morning from an economic standpoint is pretty positive with news of the drop in unemployment benefits claims and the Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/19/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,371.00 Silver price - $28.82 Platinum price - $1,836.50 Palladium price - $816.90 Precious metals are not moving much this afternoon after they took advances earlier in the day. Holding back gold prices a little might be the numbers from IAMGOLD that stated that they were over on their predictions for Q4 production in 2010 from 940,000 to 970,000 which ha... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price – $1,371.50 Silver price – $28.83 Platinum price – $1,826.50 Palladium price – $821.50 COMMENTARY:  Gold is trading slightly up, silver slightly down, while platinum and palladium hold on to their gains. As mentioned earlier, optimism on the industrial side (automobiles, for example) is driving the prices of the latter two precious metals up, along with supp... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/19/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,379.90 Silver price - $29.50 Platinum price - $1,847.30 Palladium price - $824.70   COMMENTARY: Precious metal prices are up for the third day in a row as a result of a weak dollar and increased demand out of Asia. Platinum hit a 30-month high and palladium continues to go up as ... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/18/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,369.20 Silver price - $28.90 Platinum price - $1,828.50 Palladium price - $812.90   COMMENTARY: Higher than expected inflation data from the UK pushed precious metal prices even further up today. In addition, the US Dollar slipped .46% while the Euro gained .55%. The debt crisis abroad and here at ho... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/18/2011

At 1 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price: $1368.20 Silver price: $28.93 Platinum price: $1826.00 Palladium price: $810.80 COMMENTARY: The U.S. Dollar continues to decline against the euro based on improved German business confidence. Gold climbed on the continued uncertainty over the dollar’s decline, Asian physical demand of gold and continued uncertainty o... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/18/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,375.00 Silver price - $28.92 Platinum price - $1,825.80 Palladium price - $808.00   COMMENTARY: Precious metal prices are up sharply in early morning trading. Gold price is currently up $13 – Silver spot price is up 57 cents – Platinum price is up $10.80 – Palladium spot price is up $16.40 From time to time it is helpful to step back and... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/17/2011

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,362.60 Silver price – $28.35 Platinum price - $1,809.50 Palladium price - $795.50   COMMENTARY: On one hand, renewed concerns on the European debt crisis are causing a flight to safety, which will boost gold prices. On the other hand, it also depreciates the Euro dollar causing the US Dollar to go up, thus suppressing gold prices. Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/17/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,362.60 Silver price - $28.35 Platinum price - $1,809.50 Palladium price - $795.50   COMMENTARY: The precious metals market has been closed since 12:15 PM (CT) for the holiday. It will re-open at 5PM (CT). Gold price rebounded up 60 cents – Silver price was even – Platinum spot price was down $5.50 – Palladium rebounded strongly up $4.00 ... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/17/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price $1,360.80 Silver price - $28.26 Platinum price - $1,805.80 Palladium price - $791.00   COMMENTARY: In recognition of today’s holiday, the precious metals markets will close at 12:15 PM (CT) and then re-open at 5PM (CT). Gold prices are stabilizing and may gain as Greece’s downgrade could boost demand for safe assets. Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Report – 1/14/2011

At 3:15 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price: $1362.90 Silver price: $28.51 Platinum price: $1816.00 Palladium price: $798.90 COMMENTARY: The brighter outlook of the euro zone debt crisis, due to the successful bond bids of Portugal, Spain and Italy, and the Read More

Mid – Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/14/2010

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price: $1,359.70 Silver price: $28.31 Platinum price: $1,81.80 Palladium price: $792.50 COMMENTARY - Precious metal prices seem to be dropping dramatically today, which may be due in part to the news of Europe’s debt easing, the dollar rising and China raising its reserve requirement for lenders. There is also talk of rising mine production for gold. Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/14/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price: $1,365.90 Silver price: $28.71 Platinum price: $1,814.00 Palladium price: $797.50 COMMENTARY: Precious metals are trading down this morning on news of a higher U.S. dollar and optimism that the euro zone debt crisis may soon be over. China is raising its reserve requirement for lenders, which allo... Read More

Closing Gold and Silver Market Report – 01/13/2011

At 4 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price: $1374.40 Silver price: $28.74 Platinum price: $1803.60 Palladium price: $808.50 COMMENTARY: The stock market is down for the day amid news of unemployment claims rising after the holiday vacation and large developer Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/13/2011

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price: $1,385.80 Silver price: $29.33 Platinum price: $1,821.00 Palladium price: $814.00 COMMENTARY:  Gold and silver are staying in limbo today with mixed news floating about. Platinum and Palladium are continuing to make gains on the industrial market’s gains. As mentioned this morning, Portugal and Spain did exceptionally better than expected in the debt auc... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/13/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price: $1,393.50 Silver price: $29.79 Platinum price: $1,828.10 Palladium price: $823.70 COMMENTARY: Gold and silver are starting to rise this morning amid a number of news stories and data. Spain today, like Portugal yesterday, had what was considered to be a successful bond auction, which has driven up the euro versus the ... Read More

Closing Gold and Silver Market Report – 01/12/2011

At 4 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,388.80 Silver price - $29.71 Platinum price - $1,803.90 Palladium price - $812.00 COMMENTARY: Today’s precious metals trend continued as gold and silver remained relatively flat, while platinum and palladium gained on industrial demand. As mentioned earlier in this space, Portugal’s debt auction was considered successful by many, and Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/12/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,382.10 Silver price - $29.66 Platinum price - $1,794.50 Palladium price - $806.00 COMMENTARY: Platinum and palladium are off to a strong start this morning, likely thanks to optimism in the auto industry. Such optimism off of the Detroit Auto Show will increa... Read More

Closing Gold and Silver Market Report – 1/11/2011

At 4 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metals prices were: Gold price - $1,382.30 Silver price - $29.56 Platinum price - $1,771.30 Palladium price - $786.00 COMMENTARY: The stock market looks to have found some higher ground for the day as the earnings season’s optimism is buoyed by the news of Japan buying part of the Europ... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/11/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,384.30 Silver price - $29.66 Platinum price - $1,760.00 Palladium price - $775.00 COMMENTARY: Precious metals prices are back on the rise this morning amid deepening worries about the spread and severity of the European debt crisis. Portugal has a “ Read More

Closing Gold and Silver Market Report – 01/10/2011

At 4 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,376.90 Silver price - $29.14 Platinum price - $1,743.60 Palladium price - $753.50   COMMENTARY: Today has been a relatively slow economic news day with earnings announcements expected over the next few days and the tragic news of Representative Giffords of Arizona dominating the ... Read More

Mid-Day Gold and Silver Market Report – 1/12/2011

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,384.50 Silver price - $29.60 Platinum price - $1,797.80 Palladium price - $807.50 COMMENTARY: Precious metals seem to be moving in opposite directions today with gold and silver moving slightly down while platinum and palladium seem to be experiencing good gains. The prices of gold and silver moving down probably have to do with the fact that Portugal’s auc... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/10/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,372.90 Silver price - $28.95 Platinum price - $1,744.30 Palladium price - $755.80 COMMENTARY: Precious metals are flat this morning, but there are plenty of stories around the world brewing under the surface that may affect prices at some point. Here in the U.S., we had the tragedy in Arizona Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/7/2011

  At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,370.70 Silver price - $28.72 Platinum price - $1,736.80 Palladium price - $754.40   COMMENTARY:Today followed the trend of the last couple days as precious metals moved slightly lower in daily trading. They began at their low and then rebounded on the disappointing Labor Department’s nonfarm jobs report.  Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/7/2011

At 12 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metals prices were: Gold price - $1368.70 Silver price - $28.86 Platinum price - $1,735.40 Palladium price - $755.00 COMMENTARY: Today’s disappointing job report could not be tempered by a slight drop in overall unemployment. Simply stated, the economic outlook is not as favorable as some thought earlier in the week. Bruce Bittles, chief investment strategist at Robert W. Baird, Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/7/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,368.10 Silver price - $28.80 Platinum price - $1,737.70 Palladium price - $753.60   COMMENTARY:Precious metal prices are already rebounding off their morning lows. The Labor Department’s nonfarm jobs report for new jobs created in December was released, and there is disappointment in the air. 103,000 job... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/6/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price – $1,372.40 Silver price – $29.12 Platinum price – $1,735.00 Palladium price – $763.30 COMMENTARY: Today’s news stays steady on its positive outlook for the stock markets as well as the U.S. dollar moving slightly higher recently. Fewer Americans filed for unemployment checks which boosts prospects for the labor market whose numbers will be released tomorrow. “You... Read More

Mid – Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/6/2011

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,375.10 Silver price - $29.30 Platinum price - $1,732.50 Palladium price - $764.30   COMMENTARY: There has been much written this week about the price of precious going down due to the renewed enthusiasm for more risk (stocks), however, nothing significant has materialized. Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/6/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,372.40 Silver price - $29.30 Platinum price - $1,732.50 Palladium price - $766.40   COMMENTARY: Economic optimism remains a key phrase this morning as the metals market is trading slightly down. The official U.S. nonfarm payrolls data report comes out tomorrow and some analysts feel that a strong report (like the ADP report from yesterday) will ... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/5/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,379.60 Silver price - $29.30 Platinum price - $1,732.00 Palladium price - $777.40   COMMENTARY:Precious metal prices fluctuated in a tight range today, finishing slightly down. This was  due to the positive numbers in the stock market, as well as gains on the U.S. dollar. Gold hit three-week lows yesterday but as Matt Zeman , a trader at La... Read More

Mid – Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/5/2011

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,378.40 Silver price - $29.34 Platinum price - $1,733.20 Palladium price - $776.00   COMMENTARY: Precious metal prices are rebounding despite the positive jobs report and a strengthening US Dollar. Gold price is up $2.40 from the Morning Commentary – Silver spot price is up 2 cents – Platinum price is up $11.10 – Palladium price is up $20 since ... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/5/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,376.00 Silver price - $29.32 Platinum price - $1,722.10 Palladium price - $757.40   COMMENTARY: Yesterday’s drop in precious metals (commodities in general) was a result of traders taking profits. Gold had gone up $100 in the past two months while silver gained 25%. Traders were saying that the fact that... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/4/2010

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,383.00 Silver price - $29.85 Platinum price - $1,761.40 Palladium price - $780.00   COMMENTARY: Precious metals prices went through (as some would say) a much needed correction today. December was a month of sharp increases  so giving some back is not necessarily a bad thing. Investors showed an appetite for risk, so the equity market has b... Read More

Mid – Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/4/2011

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,379.40 Silver price - $29.58 Platinum price - $1,747.90 Palladium price - $772.80   COMMENTARY: Gold spot price is down $26.10 – Silver price is down $1.03 – Platinum price is down $26.90 – Palladium spot price is down $16.20 Commodities have declined sharply from their December rally. The n... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/4/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,396.40 Silver price - $30.27 Platinum price - $1,755.30 Palladium price -$785.00   COMMENTARY:  Although not supported by any significant news (Lindsey Lohan was released from jail?), the stock market exuberantly celebrated the first day of trading in the New Year. It is set for a fast start today as well. Precious metals prices are... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/3/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,415.30 Silver price - $30.72 Platinum price - $1,782.10 Palladium price - $793.90   COMMENTARY: Considering that the stock market boomed on the first day of 2011 trading, precious metal prices held their ground. Data came out in... Read More

Mid – Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/3/2011

At 12 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,422.50 Silver price - $31.10 Platinum price  -$1,779.60 Palladium price - $803.90   COMMENTARY: Precious metal prices have remained stable throughout the morning and have maintained Friday's gains. After last year’s increases, perhaps a breat... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 1/3/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,420.10 Silver price - $30.96 Platinum price - $1,783.10 Palladium price - $802.40   COMMENTARY: Although our web site is open 24/7, APMEX did close our offices on Friday, 12/31/2010, to observe the holiday.  Since our Closing Gold & Silver Market Report on Thursday, 12/30/2010, at 4PM (CT), precious metal prices have moved up sharply. G... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 12/30/2010

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,405.00 Silver price - $30.46 Platinum price - $1,749.00 Palladium price - $788.00 COMMENTARY: Stocks are down modestly for the day. Precious metal prices diminished with stock prices, probably due to brokerage sell-off and the Read More

Mid – Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 12/30/2010

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,406.00 Silver price - $30.48 Platinum price - $1,746.00 Palladium price – $787.50   COMMENTARY: The dollar continued to decline today, but there is some good news. Jobless claims decreased to the lowest levels in two years. John Silvia, Chief Econom... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 12/30/2010

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,409.30 Silver price - $30.64 Platinum price -$1,754.80 Palladium price - $800.00   COMMENTARY: Silver futures were at a 30 year high in early New York trading. Gold appears to be consolidating and awaiting the next news cycle. Palladium just hit $800! The weekly job claims came out at a 29 month low.... Read More

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APMEX’s ‘Market Reports’ provide our readers with a review of spot price activity and some of the factors that may be affecting the market for precious metals, three times during the trading day. While the information is obtained from sources we believe to be reliable, we do not guarantee its accuracy or its completeness and we encourage you to conduct your own investigation prior to making any decision based on the information. The "News and Commentaries" are not intended as a comprehensive discussion and there may be other factors that may be affecting the financial marketplace. These "News and Commentaries" are provided for informational purposes only and do not constitute a recommendation by APMEX to hold, to purchase or to sell any precious metal product. All orders, all purchases and all sales, if any, are subject to the terms of the User Agreement and other applicable policies.

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