The gold price logged yet another record on April 21, hitting $1,509 an ounce.
At press time, the price had settled down to $1,506 an ounce.
Gold first crossed the $1,500 mark on April 19.
Meanwhile, most analysts think the current run will continue. A poll of 12 analysts by Reuters predicted that gold will rise to $1,700 by the year 2015.
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