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Oil-041812_22Sep14.jpg U.S. crude oil declined for a fourth straight session to end lower on Monday, on continued demand growth concerns amid fears of a supply glut, further escalated by some disappointing economic data from the U.S. Crude oil also came under pressure after remarks by the Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei,...

Goldbars2-022513_22Sep14.jpg Gold futures snapped a three-day loss to end slightly higher on Monday, with investors turning to the precious metal as the riskier global equity assets declined, even as the dollar remained strong on signs the Federal Reserve may normalize interest rates ahead of schedule. The precious metal also...

Gold prices are slightly lower Monday morning as the dollar remained strong on signs the Federal Reserve will normalize interest rates ahead of schedule. Meanwhile, worries about the Chinese economy have risen after the Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said the government may not make major policy...

Crude oil prices are higher Monday morning, snapping back from losses in the previous session. This despite remarks by the Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei, who said the Beijing government is unlikely to make major policy changes despite downward pressure on economic growth. Investors are looking...

U.S. crude oil declined for a third straight session to end lower on Friday, as the dollar trended higher against some major currencies with continued demand growth concerns amid fears of a supply glut. An official weekly oil report earlier this week from the Energy Information Administration showed...

Goldbars022513_19Sep14.jpg Gold futures slipped for third straight session to end at a more than eight-month low on Friday, with the dollar strengthening against a select band of currencies amid continued speculation that U.S. interest rates will rise at a faster pace once monetary tightening begins. Gold shed about 1.2 percent...

Gold prices are lower Friday morning, extending recent losses as the dollar firmed amid speculation that U.S. interest rates will rise at a faster pace once monetary tightening begins. Gold futures for December delivery are down $3.70 or 0.30 percent at $1,223.20 an ounce. On Thursday, gold futures...

Crude oil prices are lower Friday morning amid demand growth concerns. Meanwhile, with crude prices declining this summer, a top OPEC official production quota could be cut next year. Crude oil futures for October delivery are down $0.22 or 0.24 percent at $92.85 a barrel. On Thursday, crude oil...

Oil3-041912_18Sep14.jpg U.S. crude oil plunged to end sharply lower on Thursday, on renewed fears of a supply glut following yesterday's weekly official oil report from the Energy Information Administration with crude stockpiles in the U.S. having increased more than expected. Prices also came under pressure after some mixed...

Gold-051612_18Sep14.jpg Gold futures declined for a second straight session to end at an eight-month low Thursday, with markets continuing to speculate that U.S. rate hikes will be at a faster pace once the Federal Reserve begins its monetary tightening. Some mixed economic data from the U.S. also impacted gold prices, with...

Gold prices are lower Thursday morning amid speculation that U.S. rate hikes will be at a faster pace once the Fed begins its monetary tightening. On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve reduced its monthly asset purchases to $15 billion, while indicating the program will likely end in October. It...

Crude oil prices are little changed Thursday morning, with traders looking ahead to some key U.S. economic data, including a report on weekly jobless claims. Crude oil futures for October delivery are down $0.09 or 0.10 percent at $94.33 a barrel. Prices have been volatile all week, with crude...

Oil-042512_17Sep14.jpg U.S. crude oil rallied late in the session but still ended lower on Wednesday, after a weekly official oil report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration showed crude stockpiles in the U.S. to have increased much more than expected. Nevertheless, crude oil prices pulled back sharply after the...

Goldbar-041213_17Sep14.jpg Gold futures snapped a two-day gain to end slightly lower on Wednesday, with investors awaiting the outcome of the two-day U.S. Federal Reserve policy that will conclude later today. The Fed is widely expected to hold the interest rate unchanged and also announce a further scale back in its asset...

Gold prices are little changed Wednesday morning, with investors looking ahead to the Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision. After the conclusion of its 2-day FOMC meeting, the Federal Reserve will release its policy statement at 2 pm ET. The Fed is widely expected to hold interest rate unchanged...