Gold Futures Settle 3.1% Higher For The Week

By Myra P. SaefongMarketWatch Pulse

Gold futures finished with a sharp gain on Friday, up 3.1% for the week in the wake of the Federal Reserve's decision to leave interest rates unchanged. December gold rose $20.80, or 1.9%, for the session to settle at $1,137.80 an ounce on Comex. That was the highest settlement since Sept. 1.

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