Gold added 60 cents Monday, reclaiming the same ground it lost Friday, as the precious metal returned to $1,578 per troy ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Silver gained shed 11 cents to reach $28.85 per ounce, which is 3 cents behind its closing price last Thursday.
Against the dollar the euro fell to $1.3002 from Thursday's $1.3107. Against the yen, the dollar was higher at 95.98 yen from 94.83 yen.
Against the dollar, the euro rose to $1.3043 from Friday's $1.2986. Against the yen, the dollar was higher at 96.28 yen from 95.98 yen.