Thursday links: Gold prices continue to rise


Precious Metals

Gold Rises to Three-Month High as Dollar Drops; Silver Gains (Bloomberg Businessweek)

Gold prices climb on concern about European economy; other commodities mostly higher (Washington Post)

Gold Prices Settle Higher as the Dollar Dips (The Street)

Markets

US STOCKS-Wall St rises, nearing 4-year highs (Reuters)

Economy

UPDATE 3-Euro zone economy set to shrink in 2012, deficits in focus (Reuters)

Jobless Claims in U.S. Hold at Four-Year Low: Economy (Bloomberg BusinessWeek)