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Crude oil futures were a bit lower Wednesday, recovering from steep early losses after government data showed gasoline stockpiles continued to fall last week. The Energy Information Administration reported crude oil futures jumped another 4.5 million barrels, but falling gasoline stockpiles signals...

Gold futures nudged higher Wednesday, touching its best levels in three weeks amid geopolitical tensions and dovish hints from the U.S. Federal Reserve. Violence outside the UK parliament in London renewed concerns about anti-EU sentiment and/or Muslim hostilities around the region. House of Commons...

Gold futures inched lower Wednesday, pausing after strong gains over the past week. A pullback in U.S. stocks and the dollar, as well as numerous geopolitical uncertainties, has raised gold's safe haven appeal in March. The dollar is experiencing its worst weekly stretch in some time, due in part...

Crude oil price continued to fall Wednesday morning ahead of expectations the government will again report record high U.S. inventories for this time of year. In a key prelude to this morning's Energy Information Administration report, industry group the American Petroleum Institute said U.S. inventories...

Crude oil futures continued to fall Tuesday, reversing early gains amid expectations U.S. oil stockpiles are brimming. Prices tumbled to their lowest level since November. The American Petroleum Institute (API) report is due this afternoon at 4:30 pm ET, followed by the Energy Information Administration...

Gold futures rose Tuesday, bolstered by increased safe haven demand as U.S. stocks took a turn for the worse. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 200 points at lunchtime, triggering concerns about a correction after all-time highs in February. Markets have been spooked by valuations, as well...

Crude oil futures rose Tuesday morning ahead of closely-watched U.S. inventories data. The American Petroleum Institute (API) report is due this afternoon at 4:30 pm ET, followed by the Energy Information Administration figures tomorrow morning. Robust U.S. production saw inventories skyrocket...

Gold futures were little changed for a second day in a row Tuesday, as traders geared up for a flurry of speeches from Federal Reserve officials. Markets want clues about whether the Fed will raise interest rates three more times in 2017. Gold was down $1.30 to $1232 an ounce this morning, following...

Crude oil futures edged lower Monday amid reports that OPEC may extend its supply quota experiment beyond this year. OPEC members are cutting production in an effort to drive up oil prices, but a robust U.S. output has prevented any significant rally. WTI crude oil was down 56 cents, or 1.2%, to...

Gold futures inched higer Monday, addng to last week's gains despite hawkish comments from Chicago Federal Reserve President Charles Evans. "I think three is entirely possible, as I gain more confidence in the outlook I could support three total this year. If inflation began to pick up, that would...

Gold futures were flat Monday amid word the UK's Brexit will be triggered March 29. "Everything is ready" for the Brexit process, according to Agence France Presse. Gold was up $1 at $1230 an ounce, having risen sharply after last Wednesday's dovish Federal Reserve statement. The unfolding week...

A brief rally in oil prices fizzled Thursday amid lingering doubts about OPEC's supply quota plan. The International Energy Agency said OPEC would be able to re-balance the oil market and end the global supply glut within months, but soaring U.S. production has generated skepticism. U.S. stockpiles...

Crude oil futures continued to rise Thursday morning, extending strong gains from the previous session. Analysts point to a surprising drawdown in U.S. oil stockpiles. After weeks of adding to record-high inventories, supplies dwindled by about 500,000 barrels last week, according to the Energy Information...

Gold futures surged Thursday as traders continued to assess yesterday's dovish Federal Reserve statement. While the Fed raised interest rates by a quarter point, they delivered a sober assessment of the economy and subdued inflation outlook. Instead of foreshadowing three more interest rate hikes...

Crude oil futures rallied Wednesday as government data confirmed a surprising drop in U.S. oil inventories. Stockpiles dwindled slightly from record highs last week, the Energy Information Department said. The International Energy Administration, meanwhile, says OPEC cuts should end the global...

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