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.
Coffee was sharply higher in London and a little higher in New York and Sao Paulo. London was higher on reports of light offers again from Vietnam due to recent rains and low prices.
U.S. stocks declined a fifth day after improving economic data boosted bets the Federal Reserve will curb its monthly bond purchases sooner than estimated.
The Canadian dollar appreciated for the first time in five days, rising from a more than three-year low, amid speculation employment growth may suggest stronger economic improvement than the Bank of Canada indicated.