It was a relatively quiet day of trading after many volatile sessions. US stocks opened slightly to the upside, but from there, stocks zigged and zagged their way to close near the lows of the day. The DJIA ended 39 points higher (0.2%) and the NASDAQ slipped a point. Gold continued its march to a fresh 7-year high.

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