Gold Falls on Upbeat US Data – Wall Street Journal

Gold prices fell on Tuesday as stronger U.S. economic reports reanimated speculation about higher interest rates and sapped investor interest in the haven asset.

The most actively traded contract, gold for December delivery, fell $4.90, or 0.4%, to settle at $1,126.80 a troy ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange.