Gold Futures Finish At a More Than 3-month High

By Myra P. SaefongMarketsMarketWatch Pulse

Gold futures climbed Thursday to finish at their highest level in more than three months. Weakness in the U.S. dollar and equities and a decline in Treasury yields combined to lift investment demand for the metal. April gold rose $8.50, or 0.7%, to settle at $1,241.60 an ounce, the highest finish for a most-active settlement since Nov. 10, according to FactSet data.

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