Gold settles higher on Friday

Gold settles higher on Friday

Mubasher: Gold went up at Friday settlement, recording a moderate gain for the week.

Comex April gold rose $7.8, or 0.6%, to close at $1,302.9 per ounce, adding 0.3% in a week.

By 07:55 pm GMT, the USD dollar index (DXY), which measures the US currency against a basket of six major currencies, decreased by 0.11% to 96.61.