Spot gold was down 0.3 per cent to $ 1,494.76 per ounce as of 0551 GMT. U.S. gold futures also slipped 0.3 per cent at $ 1,504.40 an ounce.
Spot gold slipped 0.2 per cent to $1,503.50 per ounce by 0608 GMT. U.S. gold futures were down 0.2 per cent at $1,512.90 an ounce.
Spot gold was down 0.6% at $1,513.80 per ounce as of 0729 GMT, but is up 1.2% so far this week after rising in the previous two weeks.
Spot gold rose 0.3% to $1,515.56 per ounce as of 0518 GMT, after hitting its highest since April 2013 at $1,518.03.
Spot gold was up 0.4% at $1,502.69 per ounce at 0924 GMT, while U.S. gold futures were also up 0.4% at $1,514.10 an ounce.
Spot gold was little changed at $1,496.20 per ounce at 0556 GMT. U.S. gold futures were flat at $1,508.30 an ounce.