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Gold notched its fifth consecutive monthly loss in August, prompting investors to depart gold exchange traded funds, such as the SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca: GLD). GLD is the world’s largest ETF backed by physical holdings of gold. The strengthening U.S. economy is translating to a stronger dollar, which is often a problem for gold. Gold, like [...]