Gold Prices Rise Slightly, Hitting Three-Month High – Wall Street Journal

Gold prices carved out a slight gain on Tuesday, hitting a three-month high, as stocks retreated and as some investors continued to hope the Federal Reserve would stand pat on interest rates.

Gold for December delivery, the most actively traded contract, rose 90 cents, or 0.1%, to settle at $1,165.40 a troy ounce on the Comex division of the…