Gold Futures Mark Highest Finish In Two Weeks

By Myra P. Saefong Markets MarketWatch Pulse

Gold futures rallied Thursday to settle at their highest level in two weeks, supported by weakness in the dollar in the wake of the Federal Reserve's cautionary stance on the pace of interest-rate increases this year. April gold climbed by $26.40, or 2.2%, to settle at $1,227.10 an ounce. That was the largest one-day percentage climb since June of last year, according to FactSet data.

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