- June 21, 2011
- Posted by: Orkan Ozkan
- Category: Gold, Learn, News, Retirement
The market prices of gold, silver, and platinum are affected primarily by global supply and demand. In the past year, supply has been declining and demand has been increasing, resulting in a steady upward trend in market prices. Today the price of gold, the commodity most used for new IRAs, has been hovering around $1,540.00/ounce.