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.
The DEC13 U.S. Dollar Index is down 8 ticks to 80.23. The USD has defied bulls’ predictions of a rally recently, as the taper has not come as soon as some had expected.
American mutual funds are scouring Europe for bargains, snapping up Dutch oil drillers, French drugmakers and Swiss food producers on speculation the region’s rally is just beginning as the U.S. bull market ages.
Five U.S. agencies will finish the Volcker rule tomorrow after more than three years of Wall Street resistance.