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A weaker dollar and more signs of rising Chinese gold demand ahead of the lunar Chinese New Year have helped to boost the gold prices, given the large amount of shorts in the market.
Home Depot Inc., the largest U.S. home-improvement retailer, forecast 2014 earnings growth that trailed some analysts’ estimates while also saying it would meet a profitability goal earlier than expected.
Tomorrow morning markets will react to the release of the November unemployment number. This release will be watched very closely as market participants look for clues for when the Fed might taper its $85 billion a month bond buying program.