Gold Prices Settle Higher, Gain Over 1% For The Week

By Myra P. SaefongMarketsMarketWatch Pulse

Gold prices rose Friday to settle at their highest level in a month, tacking on about 1.2% for the week as geopolitical jitters raised the metal's investment appeal. June gold rose $11.70, or 0.9%, to settle at $1,268.10 an ounce for the session. Prices have now climbed for three weeks in a row.

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