Xinhua News AgencyDecember 3, 2013 16:49
1st LD Writethru: Gold futures fall on Fed tapering concern
CHICAGO, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange settled with minor loss on Tuesday, as traders await economic data this week for clues to the U.S. Federal Reserve's plan on reducing its stimulus program.
The most active gold contract for February delivery fell 1.1 dollars, or 0.09 percent, to settle at 1,220.8 dollars per ounce. Gold futures price, for a second day in a row, settled at their lowest since July 5, statistics show.