ETFS Physical Palladium Shares ( PALL) -1.4% With the weekend in sight, most precious metals are seeing only tepid fluctuations. Palladium, however, is taking a notable hit. Palladium may be interesting to watch in the days ahead. Gold has taken its lumps as investors unload safe haven assets. However, improving economic conditions should benefit PALL and other funds related to industry-linked precious metals. All prices as of 2:11 PM DST. Written by Don Dion in Williamstown, Mass.