Gold rose on Friday to hover below a three-week high hit in the previous session, underpinned by talks of further U.S. stimulus and worsening U.S.-China relations.
Spot gold gained 0.1% to $1,730.56 per ounce by 01:42 GMT, having touched a three-week high of $1,735.96 on Thursday. U.S. gold futures climbed 0.1% to $1,742.30. The metal has gained about 1.8% so far this week.
Meanwhile, Palladium gained 0.3% to $1,840.42 an ounce, but was on track to post its seventh straight weekly loss. Platinum eased 0.1% to $767.29, while silver rose 0.7% to $15.97.
Source : Reuters