Rus News Journal

The gold price on COMEX remains at record level for 7 months

the gold Price at commodity exchange of New York (COMEX) the second day remains at record level for last seven months. The official price of gold on COMEX with reference to its active future has made (April) on February, 12th 949,2 dollars/ ounce, and its quotations during the auctions have reached values 954,0 dollars/ ounce. These are the highest indicators from the middle of July 2008.
the Trojsky ounce of gold on COMEX has risen in price for a day for 4,7 dollars (+0,5 %). In spite of the fact that the dollar has strengthened on February, 12th the positions in the market of world currencies, and the oil price at a stock exchange in New York has fallen to the lowest level for last two months, purchases of gold ingots have proceeded from - for preservations of a stable investment demand for gold which as experts believe, can shortly exceed a price mark 1000 dollars/ ounce.
In the meantime investments into gold through securities of investment fund SPDR Gold Trust as of February, 12th have reached 970,57 t against 935,09 t in the afternoon before, and the volume of means on fund accounts has exceeded 29,4 mlrd dollars For a month stocks of gold of fund SPDR Gold Trust have increased almost on 150 t.
However against the further rise in prices for gold of the price for other precious metals have changed on February, 12th raznonapravlenno. So, the silver price has gone down on 0,07 %, and it trojskaja the ounce on COMEX has fallen in price for a day on 1,0 cent. The official price of silver with reference to its active future following the results of the auctions on COMEX has changed (March) slightly and the ounce has made 13,510 dollars/.
reduction of prices on silver has been caused by technical correction after on February, 11th its price has reached a maximum for four and a half a month. Thus easing of demand for silver has been in addition caused by reduction of prices on copper.
the Price of platinum for Nju - Jorksky commodity exchange (NYMEX) on February, 12th the first time for last three days has gone down, however has changed slightly and there was above 1077 dollars/ an ounce. So, the official price of platinum with reference to its active future (April) on February, 12th has made 1077,9 dollars/ ounce. The prices of transactions were established in a range 1057,0 - 1095,8 dollars/ ounce.
the Trojsky ounce of platinum has fallen in price for a day on 2,8 dollars that has been caused by technical correction after on February, 11th the platinum price has reached the maximum for four and a half a month.
against preservation of the high prices for platinum the palladium price on NYMEX has raised on February, 12th for a day on 70 cents and has updated the of a maximum for two and a half a month. So, the official price of a palladium has made (March) 216,50 dollars/ ounce. It is the highest indicator from the middle of November 2008. The maximum rise in prices of transactions during the auctions has reached values 218,80 dollars/ ounce.