Gold futures were lower on Friday but still managed to hold onto a small gain for the entire week. Edward Moya is a senior market analyst with Oanda. He said that gold traders will have many news items to watch next week. This could lead to a further pullback, if [the Federal Reserve] maintains the option for tightening and if earnings indicate the U.S. economic resilience remains. Gold for August Delivery GCQ23 settled on Comex at $1,966.60 per ounce, down $4.30 or 0.2%. Dow Jones Market Data reports that prices for the week based on the contract with the highest volume increased by 0.1%.