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Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/29/2011

JAPAN FINDS PLUTONIUM IN THE SOIL AT NUCLEAR PLANT  What is being called the world’s worst atomic disaster in 25 years may be getting worse. Plutonium was found in the soil at the Fukushima nuclear complex giving further evidence of higher than reported radiation leaks. The Japanese Prime Minister is feeling pressure to widen the evacuation zone, but he is faced with the dilemma of where to put them. There are stil... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/28/2011

WHY SILVER IS UNDERVALUED RELATIVE TO GOLD John Stephenson, author of the “The Little Book of Commodity Investing” postulates that since silver is about 16 times more prevalent than gold in the earth’s crust, and that the two metals are quite similar, the gap in their prices should be more like 16:1, rather than the current 40:1. “For my money, the trade of the decade will be silver” said Stephenson. Both equity ... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Report – 3/28/2011

At 12:06 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metals prices were: Gold price - $1421.50 Silver price - $37.06 Platinum price - $1751.30 Palladium price - $747.60 COMMENTARY: The global news still continues to dominate market prices. The news out of Japan focuses on the radioactive fallout associated with the leaking nuclear re... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/28/2011

Gold price - $1,413.90 Silver price - $36.65 Platinum price - $1,732.00 Palladium price - $742.90   COMMENTARY:Precious metal prices are declining in early morning trading as the US Dollar firms and the price of oil goes down slightly.Gold spot price is down$13.30 – Silver price is down 47 cents – Platinum price is down $15.50 – Palladium spot price is down $8.50 Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/25/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,430.90 Silver price - $37.42 Platinum price -$1,750.80 Palladium price -$752.00   COMMENTARY: Precious metal prices drifted lower in afternoon trading, as the US stock market continued to go up. The US bumped up their 2010 4th quarter growth... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/25/2011

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price- $1,426.20 Silver price - $37.06 Platinum price - $1,748.60 Palladium price - $751.00   COMMENTARY: Gold and silver prices are bouncing back and forth this morning as those who are buying gold as a safe haven drive prices up and profit ... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/25/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price – $1,435.40 Silver price - $37.52 Platinum price - $1,753.00 Palladium price - $750.80   COMMENTARY: Gold snapped a six-session winning streak yesterday after touching on record highs. Dennis Gartman, CNBC guest analyst, would not be surprised to see a drop of another $25-$30, but he views this as a net positive. He says, “that decline would make mar... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/24/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,432.00 Silver price - $37.24 Platinum price - $1,756.00 Palladium price - $753.50   COMMENTARY: Gold and silver prices both reached record prices before profit takers moved in and drove prices down in late afternoon trading. Inves... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/24/2011

At 12 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price – $1,439.70 Silver price - $37.53 Platinum price - $1,759.50 Palladium price - $753.30   COMMENTARY: Precious metal prices are backing away from their morning highs. Silver was over $38 and now is up only 26 cents. Gold spot price is currently up 70 cents – Platinum spot price is down $1.50 – Palladium price is up $3.00 Precious metals pric... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/24/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metals spot prices were: Gold – $1,441.10 Silver – $37.81 Platinum – $1,762.00 Palladium – $757.00 COMMENTARY:  Gold is fairly flat this morning, while silver continues its climb.  U.S. stock futures are holding on to robust gains amid the release of data showing that Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/23/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,439.50 Silver price - $37.49 Platinum price - $1,756.80 Palladium price - $749.50 COMMENTARY: Although silver has made an impressive run today finishing at a 31 year record high of $37.19 an ounce, gold made news as well. Gold futures finished at a record high of $1438 an ounce. Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/23/2011

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,440.30 Silver price - $37.25 Palladium price - $1,760.40 Palladium price - $750.10   COMMENTARY: Precious metal prices are all rising sharply this morning and silver has once again crossed $37 per oz. Gold spot price is up $11.70 – Silver price is up 90 cents – Platinum price is up $20.00 – Palladium price is up $11.30 Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/23/2011

AT 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price -$1,432.80 Silver price - $36.56 Platinum price - $1,743.00 Palladium price - $742.20   COMMENTARY: The European debt crisis takes center stage this morning as Portugal’s Prime Minister Socrates is searching for a way to secure his nation’s d... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/22/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metals spot prices were: Gold – $1,429.10 Silver – $36.44 Platinum – $1,741.00 Palladium – $739.50 COMMENTARY:  Gold remained relatively flat today, “partly due to the anxiety of some financial players regarding higher interest rates in Europe, tightening in China, Asia, and o... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Report – 3/22/2011

At 12 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metals prices were: Gold price - $1426.20 Silver price - $36.34 Platinum price - $1740.00 Palladium price - $738.00 COMMENTARY: The Japanese news continues to swirl over concerns over nuclear fallout. Radioactive particles have found their way to the sea, up to as far away as Iceland. There is no concern over human health at this ... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/22/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price - $1,422.70 Silver price - $35.90 Platinum price - $1,736.00 Palladium price - $734.20   COMMENTARY: As the US dollar loses its safe have appeal and declines, gold prices have been going up in conjunction with equity prices. Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Report – 3/21/2011

At 4 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metals prices were: Gold - $1428.00 Silver - $36.17 Platinum - $1749.00 Palladium - $749.00 COMMENTARY:  Precious metals have stayed steadily higher today on continued uncertainty in the Middle East and in Japan. “Gold could be poised for further gains as investors seek to diversity towards... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Report – 3/21/2011

At 12 PM (CT) the APMEX precious metals prices were: Gold - $1428.60 Silver - $35.98 Platinum - $1744.00 Palladium - $743.80 COMMENTARY: There is positive news out of Japan.  For the first time in a week, they are pumping water to cool the reactors. Warren Buffet, noted investor and billionaire, says, Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/21/2011

At 8AM (CT) the APMEX precious metals spot prices were: Gold – $1,434.10 Silver – $36.08 Platinum – $1,743.50 Palladium – $739.50 COMMENTARY:  Precious metals are on the rise this morning, thanks to “the tensions in the Middle East, coupled with the significantly weak dollar against the euro,” says Darren H... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/18/2011

At 4PM (CT) the APMEX precious metals spot prices were: Gold – $1,419.70 Silver – $35.35 Platinum – $16.70 Palladium – $731.80 COMMENTARY:  Precious metals added to gains today and continue to recover from losses suffered earlier this week.  Internationally, the situation in Libya doesn’t seem to be improving, de... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/18/2011

At 12PM (CT) the APMEX precious metal prices were: Gold price -$1,418.40 Silver price - $35.13 Platinum price - $1,722.70 Palladium price - $732.50   COMMENTARY: Gold price is currently up $13.20 – Silver spot price is up 80 cents – Platinum spot price is up $14.80 – Palladium price is up $14.70 Libya responded to the United Nation's declaration... Read More
US Dollar Prices are in USD

Precious Metal Prices
4/23/2014 2:50:56 PM EST

Metal Bid Ask Change
Gold $1,284.20 $1,286.20 $3.10
Silver $19.38 $19.48 $0.07
Platinum $1,394.70 $1,404.70 $4.40
Palladium $781.80 $786.80 $2.10
4/23/2014 2:50:56 PM EST

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