facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Gold nearly steady, gives up $2

Dec. 5, 2012 at 6:37 PM   |   Comments

CHICAGO, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Gold prices closed under $1,700 for the second consecutive day on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange Wednesday.

Gold dropped $2, or 0.12 percent, to close at $1,693.80 per troy ounce after dropping under $1,700 for the first time in a month on Tuesday.

Silver added 15 cents, or 0.45 percent, to reach $32.96.

The euro fell to $1.307 from Tuesday's $1.3095. The dollar rose to 82.43 yen from 81.90 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
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Twinkies' Chicago facility to close
2
Australia orders Supacat special operations vehicles
3
Texas, N.D. oil push imports down
4
Only 1 in 5 insurers cover volcanic ash
5
Meggitt selected for live-fire range systems
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback