facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Gold slides on dollar's strength

Nov. 27, 2012 at 7:02 PM   |   Comments

NEW YORK, Nov. 27 (UPI) -- Gold prices dropped on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange Tuesday as the dollar index rose 0.31 percent.

The prorated measure of the U.S. dollar rose to 80.37 on the International Exchange with the dollar broadly higher in Europe and mixed in Asia.

Gold ended Tuesday's session off $5.30 at $1,744.30 per troy ounce. Silver lost 13 cents to close at $34.10.

The euro fell to $1.2939 from Monday's $1.2972. The dollar rose to 82.12 yen from 82.08 yen.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Kurds claim win in latest oil row
2
Putin says hands tied on gas issues
3
Tanzania positioned as LNG hub, BG Group says
4
North Dakota gets more gas processing capacity
5
Zara pulls toddler shirt featuring apparent Holocaust star from stores
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback