Kitco reported funds increased their net bullish positions in platinum futures and options on the Nymex for the eighth straight week of gains.
As quoted in the market news:
Metals prices ended mixed during the reporting window of Oct.9, with gold, silver and copper prices down and platinum group metals higher. The most-active December gold contract dropped $10.60 to $1,765 an ounce as of Oct. 9. December silver fell 6.84 cents during the week to $33.985, while January platinum gained $8.10 to $1,695.30.