Silver – Silver futures for July delivery traded at $24.11 per ounce during European morning trade, down 0.8 percent on the day.
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Platinum – Bloomberg reported that platinum futures for July delivery declined 1.6% as the global economy continue to improve, cutting the demand for haven assets.
Oil – Bloomberg reported that crude oil options volatility went up as futures fell for the first time this week as reports showed US unemployment benefits claims were higher than forecast.
Platinum – The Wall Street Journal reported that platinum futures ended in negative territory on Wednesday amid forecast of poor economic growth in Europe.
Oil – Bloomberg reported that oil rose on the NYMEX following news that German officials have reduced their resistance to a Spanish bailout.
Platinum – Kitco reported funds increased their net bullish positions in platinum futures and options on the Nymex for the eighth straight week of gains.
Palladium – The Sydney Morning Herald reported that palladium for September delivery dropped to US$639.70 per troy ounce on the NYMEX.
Platinum – Kitco reported for the fifth week in a row, speculators snapped up precious metals traded on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange and the Nymex.
Gas – The Wall Street Journal reported that warmer weather and the possibility of lower-than-average storage due to Hurricane Isaac brought natural gas for October delivery up 2 percent — to $2.854 per million British thermal units — on the NYMEX.
Platinum – Kitco reported speculators have dropped their net-long positions in most precious metals.