SILVER JUMPS - RUSSIA raises alert over two missile launches

MOSCOW (Sept 3)    Spot Silver surges as Russia announced that its missile early warning system had detected the launch of two missiles from the central part of the Mediterranean Sea fired towards the ocean’s eastern coastline.

As a result spot spited spiked upward 1.55% to $24.44/oz. Meanwile gold leaped upward over $10 to $1,403.  Platinum and palldium made similar gains on the missile launch news.