Gold Futures Climb 1.9% For The Week

By Myra P. SaefongMarketWatch Pulse

Gold futures fell modestly on Friday, but scored a 1.9% gain for the week as investors continued to watch developments tied to Greece's debt woes in order to gauge interest in the precious metal. August gold shed 10 cents to settle at $1,201.90 an ounce on Comex. Tracking the most-active contracts, prices rose 1.9% for the week.

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