Rus News Journal

Gold on COMEX has updated a maximum, having exceeded 1020 dollars/ ounce

the Official price of gold at Commodity exchange of New York (COMEX) four trading days successively 1000 dollars/ ounce keep above a mark and following the results of session on Wednesday, on September, 16th, has updated the historical maximum, for the first time having exceeded a mark 1020 dollars/ ounce. So, the official price of gold on COMEX with reference to its active future has made (December) 1020,2 dollars/ ounce, and the prices of transactions were established in a range 1007,9 - 1023,3 dollars/ ounce.
the official price of gold on COMEX has raised on September, 16th for a day on 1,4 % and were established essentially above the previous historical maximum for the active contract registered on March, 17th 2008. Then the official price of the active contract (April 2008.) The ounce has made only 1009,4 dollars/. However the transaction ceiling price remained on September, 16th essentially below similar historical maximum value - 1033,9 dollars/ the ounce, also registered during the auctions on March, 17th 2008.
the Trojsky ounce of gold on COMEX on September, 16th of this year has risen in price for a day for 13,9 dollars to Purchases of gold and this time the cheap dollar which has provided raised demand for commodity actives and other exchange tools promoted. So, against the further improvement of an economic situation in the USA where following the results of August industrial production has grown on 0,8 %, and consumer prices - on 0,4 %, the dollar has still fallen in price concerning euro and other currencies. Thus exchange indicator Dollar Index (spot), reflecting course changes of the American dollar concerning a basket of six leading world currencies, has gone down on 0,4 % and has updated the year minimum, having made 76,236 points is the lowest value since September, 22nd 2008.
the Prices for oil in New York on September, 16th of this year for a day have grown on 2,2 % and for the first time for two and a half a week 72 dollars/ barr were established above a mark. That has in addition provided specifications for a rise in prices for gold on COMEX.
the silver Price on COMEX keeps two days above a mark 17 dollars/ ounce. The official price of silver on COMEX with reference to its active future (December) following the results of the auctions on September, 16th has raised on 2,5 % and has updated the maximum for 13 and a half months, having made 17,430 dollars/ ounce. It is the highest indicator from the end of July 2008. The prices of transactions with silver were in a range 17,035 - 17,580 dollars/ ounce.
the Trojsky ounce of silver has risen in price on September, 16th for a day for 43 cents. Thus, for two days the silver price has raised on 80,7 cents, or nearly so on 5 %. Continuation of a rise in prices for silver was provided in a complex with the high prices for gold and active purchases of copper. So, the copper price has raised for a day on 3,2 %. The Rise in prices for copper was provided with the information on growth in August of industrial production in the USA.
in the meantime in the physical market investors also have shown this time heightened interest to purchases of gold ingots. So, as of September, 16th stocks of gold of the world`s largest specialised investment fund SPDR Gold Trust have increased on 7,62832 t and have made 1 thousand 86,47888 t (the highest indicator since July, 27th).
current week stocks of gold of investment fund SPDR Gold Trust have increased on September, 16th already in the second time, however remained below the historical maximum. We will remind, the historical maximum stocks of gold of investment fund SPDR Gold Trust have reached on June, 1st 2009., when they have made 1 thousand 134,030 t.
the Price of platinum for Nju - Jorksky commodity exchange (NYMEX) following the results of the auctions on September, 16th for the first time for 12 and a half months has exceeded value 1350 dollars/ ounce. The official price of platinum with reference to its active future has raised (October) on 2,3 % and the ounce has made 1350,1 dollars/. It is the highest indicator from the beginning of September 2008. The prices of transactions were in a range 1324,6 - 1353,5 dollars/ ounce.
the Trojsky ounce of platinum on NYMEX has risen in price on September, 16th for a day for 29,8 dollars, and for two days the platinum price has raised more than on 30 dollars/ ounce. Platinum purchases have been caused by the increased demand for the precious metals, generated owing to an essential rise in price of the gold which official price on COMEX keeps four trading days above 1000 dollars/ ounce successively, and on September, 16th value 1020 dollars/ the ounce for the first time has exceeded.
the palladium price on NYMEX following the results of the auctions on September, 16th for the first time for thirteen and a half months has exceeded value 300 dollars/ ounce. The official price of a palladium with reference to its active future has raised (December) on 1,4 % and has made 300,50 dollars/ ounce. It is the highest indicator from the end of July 2008. The prices of transactions were established in a range 294,50 - 304,80 dollars/ ounce.
the rise in prices for a palladium has proceeded on September, 16th the fourth session successively. The Trojsky ounce of a palladium on NYMEX has risen in price for 4,25 dollars, and for four sessions the palladium price has raised on 7,05 dollars/ ounce, or on 2,5 %.
palladium Purchases have been caused by the general situation in the market of precious metals: as it was already marked, on September, 16th the gold price has reached a maximum for 18 months, the silver price - a maximum for thirteen and a half months, and the platinum price - a maximum for denadtsat and a half months.