The precious metal was rising on the weaker dollar as dollar-denominated gold became cheaper for foreign investors.
Also giving futures a lift was U.S. stocks closing lower today, sending traders to invest in safe haven assets.
Gold for June delivery is advancing 0.53% to $1,281 per ounce on the COMEX this afternoon.
However, San Francisco Fed president John Williams and Atlanta Fed president Dennis Lockhart made remarks today, hinting that the Fed could still raise interest rates two or three times this year, Reuters reports.
Based in Toronto, IAMGOLD explores for, develops, and operates mining properties in North and South America, and West Africa.
Separately, TheStreet Ratings currently has a "Sell" rating on on the stock with a letter grade of D.
The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins.
Recently, TheStreet Ratings objectively rated this stock according to its "risk-adjusted" total return prospect over a 12-month investment horizon. Not based on the news in any given day, the rating may differ from Jim Cramer's view or that of this article's author.
You can view the full analysis from the report here: IAG