Gold Futures Mark Biggest One-day Loss In 2 1/2 Weeks

By Myra P. SaefongMarketsMarketWatch Pulse

Gold futures fell Monday, with prices marking their largest dollar and percentage decline since Jan. 25, according to FactSet data. Overall strength in the dollar and gains in the U.S. stock market reduced investor interest in the precious metal. April gold fell $10.10, or 0.8%, to settle at $1,225.80 an ounce.

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