Gold Futures Settle At 1-week High On Greek Turmoil

By Myra P. SaefongMarketWatch Pulse

Gold futures settled with a gain for a second straight session on Monday as financial turmoil in Greece helped buoy the metal's investment appeal. August gold rose $5.80, or 0.5%, to settle at $1,179 an ounce on Comex - its highest settlement since June 22. Prices tacked on 0.1% on Friday, after posting losses for five sessions in a row.

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