Mid – Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 12/14/2010

At 12 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were:

  • Gold price  - $1,404.00
  • Silver price - $29.78
  • Platinum price - $1,714.30
  • Palladium price - $768.50


COMMENTARY: For most of the morning precious metal prices were off slightly. This should not be a surprise for as most investors understand, gold has the highest negative correlation to stocks than any other asset. European and US Stocks have been up all morning, so precious metal prices were in slight decline. The US Dollar is also up , which again tends to inhibit gold price. Of course, we are still awaiting the outcome of today’s Fed Policy meeting.

As I write this commentary precious metals have begun to reverse and go up. What are they anticipating as a result of today's Federal reserve meeting?

Gold spot price is up $6.00 – Silver price is up 16 cents – Platinum spot price is up $16.00- Palladium price is up yet again to $16.10

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US Dollar Prices are in USD

Precious Metal Prices
4/17/2014 5:15:48 PM EST

Metal Bid Ask Change
Gold $1,294.60 $1,296.60 ($8.90)
Silver $19.60 $19.70 $0.02
Platinum $1,405.70 $1,415.70 ($22.10)
Palladium $792.10 $797.10 ($6.20)
4/17/2014 5:15:48 PM EST

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