NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Gold futures rose Friday, for a weekly gain of 3.3%, amid ongoing violence in Iraq and the prospect of low U.S. interest rates for a while longer. Gold for August delivery (GCQ4) added $2.50, or 0.2%, to settle at $1,316.60 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. Gold pushed above $1,300 Thursday, marking the highest level since April 14.
-Saumya Vaishampayan; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com
Subscribe to WSJ: http://online.wsj.com?mod=djnwires
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
06-20-14 1348ETCopyright (c) 2014 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.