Here's a little gold puzzle for you to ponder as you're getting ready for the weekend. See if you can figure it out.
U.S. stocks fell, pulling the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index down from a record, and the yen strengthened as concern American lawmakers will fail to reach a budget deal overshadowed better-than-estimated economic data. Oil, gold and coffee led commodity gains as the dollar weakened.
The stock market could use a healthy correction soon, before prices start rising at an unsustainable pace.
Paul Volcker said he wasn’t involved with writing the final version of the rule that bears his name.