NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Spot gold prices were higher with the broader equities Friday afternoon.
New York spot gold prices were adding $1.70, or 0.1%, to $1,238 an ounce.
New York spot silver prices were increasing by 16 cents, or 0.9%, at $19.09 an ounce.
New York spot platinum prices, meanwhile were rising by $2, or 0.1%, to $1,531 an ounce, while its sister metal was gaining ground.
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New York spot palladium prices were up by $6, or 1.2%, to $504 an ounce.
A handful of mining stocks and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) settled flat or higher at the close of Friday's trading session. Mining stocks offer another form of exposure to precious metals.
SPDR Gold Trust
ended flat at $120.87 while
advanced by 1.1% to $46.50.
Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold
rose by 6.1% to $71.23 and
added 0.9% to $59.95.
-- Written by Andrea Tse in New York.
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