Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/18/2010

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were:

  • Gold price - $1,354.50
  • Silver price - $26.99
  • Platinum price – $1,664.80
  • Palladium price -$696.80


COMMENTARY: Stocks and commodities climbed today, as Ireland finally concedes it must accept a bailout. The Euro strengthened, driving the US Dollar down and precious metals prices sharply up. Gold spot price was up $16.10 – Silver price up $1.44 – Platinum spot price up $23.90 – Palladium back to near $700 up $42.50

US Half dollar, quarters and dimes minted 1964 or earlier still contained .715 oz of silver per every dollar in face (actual) value. $1000 in any combination have 715 ounces of silver and these coins remain a popular way to invest in the rising silver prices.

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US Dollar Prices are in USD

Precious Metal Prices
4/24/2014 9:55:38 PM EST

Metal Bid Ask Change
Gold $1,291.90 $1,293.90 $1.30
Silver $19.51 $19.61 ($0.14)
Platinum $1,404.20 $1,414.20 $4.60
Palladium $796.50 $801.50 ($1.80)
4/24/2014 9:55:38 PM EST

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