Gold Futures Lose 0.3% For The Week

By Myra P. SaefongMarketsMarketWatch Pulse

Gold futures settled lower on Friday to log a weekly loss of 0.3%, with strength in both the U.S. dollar and stock market dulling investment interest in the metal. August gold settled at $1,323.40 an ounce, down $7.60, or 0.6%, for the session. Prices fell 2.3% last week but posted gains in each of the previous six weeks.

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