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Gold ends higher on the dollar’s decline, but posts a modest loss for the week

Myra P. Saefong
Gold ends higher on the dollar’s decline, but posts a modest loss for the week

Gold prices end higher on Friday after getting clobbered a day earlier, as consolidation took hold and as the primary dollar index, which typically moves inversely with the metal, fell. The metal, however, still posts a modest loss for the week.