facebook
twitter
search
search

Gold climbs, silver falls Monday

April 1, 2013 at 5:42 PM

NEW YORK, April 1 (UPI) -- The price for an ounce of gold added $4.20 or 0.25 percent and settled at $1,599.90 Monday on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange.

Silver lost 34 cents and closed at $27.96 an ounce.

Metal futures were mixed as equities moved lower, but declines were modest.

The dollar index was lower, dropping 0.31 percent to 82.74 on the International Exchange.

Against the dollar, the euro rose to $1.2844 from Wednesday's $1.2808. Against the yen, the dollar fell to 93.26 yen from 94.28 yen.

The British pound rose to $1.5225 from $1.5193. The dollar fell to 1.0167 Canadian dollars from 1.1076.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
North Dakota refinery completed
Optimism wins; crude oil recovers
First U.S.-made Kalashnikov AK-47s now being sold
SCOTUS says no to Gulf of Mexico spill appeals
China starts work on Russian gas pipeline