Fine Gold BarsU.S. gold prices edged 50 cents lower Tuesday, adding to its May losses. Silver rallied above $38 an ounce on the day, but gave away more than $10 in value during the month.

In fact, all precious metals declined in May. Silver led, dropping 21.1 percent. Other metals retreated at a slower pace with registered losses of 1.3 percent for gold, 1.7 percent for platinum and 1.4 percent for palladium […]

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Fine Gold BarsU.S. gold broke away from an all-time record while silver prices fell from their more than three-decade high. Each of the metals declined 1.5 percent on Thursday.

April gold prices fell $21.30 to settle at $1,416.40 an ounce on the Comex in New York. It ranged between $1,412.20 and $1,436.90. Gold closed at $1,437.70 on Wednesday, its best settlement ever […]


Germany Bombs Naked Ambitions Good Morning, Wild-and-woolly does not begin to describe the action in the markets following yesterday afternoon’s announcement that Germany would no longer tolerate nudity, certainly not among the short-sellers of euro-flavored assets such as bonds and bank shares. Stocks and commodities took a severe hit after the ban was announced, and, […]