Gold Futures Settle Lower For a Second Straight Session

By Myra P. Saefong Markets MarketWatch Pulse

Gold futures settled lower on Monday, extending losses to a second straight session with investors cautious ahead of Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s speech later this week that may signal an interest rate increase as early as September. Gold for December delivery lost $2.80, or 0.2%, to settle at $1,343.40 an ounce.

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