Gold Futures Log a Loss For The Week

By Myra P. SaefongMarketWatch Pulse

Gold futures suffered from their first weekly loss in three weekson Friday, but settled with a modest gain for the session. Growing concerns that Greece's debt woes will drag on, even if an agreement on bailout funding is reached next week, helped buoy the metal's investment appeal Friday. August gold tacked on $1.40, or 0.1%, to settle at $1,173.20 an ounce on Comex. For the week, prices fell 2.4%.

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