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Oil-051612_24Apr14.jpg U.S. crude oil snapped a two-day loss to end higher on Thursday, as worries over the Ukraine situation outweighed the more-than-expected jump in U.S. crude stockpiles last week. Tensions between Ukraine and Russia further intensified, with Moscow threatening to intervene if Kiev continued its crackdown...

Goldbars022513_24Apr14.jpg Gold futures ended at a one-week high for a second straight session, with investors continuing to opt for the safe haven of the precious metal as tensions in Ukraine intensified, after some mixed U.S. economic data with weak initial claims for unemployment benefits. Gold for June delivery, the most...

Gold futures are down sharply Thursday morning with investors looking ahead to crucial data on U.S. durable goods orders for March. Gold futures for June delivery are down $13.40 or 1.04 percent at $1,271.40 an ounce, after falling to a fresh two and a half month low of $1,269.80 an ounce. On Wednesday,...

Crude oil prices are rising from a two-week low Thursday morning as worries about Ukraine outweigh data showing a higher than expected increase in U.S. crude stockpiles. Crude futures for June delivery are up $0.41 or 0.41 percent at $101.86 a barrel. On Wednesday, crude oil futures ended at a...

Oil-042512_23Apr14.jpg U.S. crude oil slipped for a second straight session to end at a more than two-week low on Wednesday, after a weekly oil report from the Energy Information Administration showed crude stockpiles in the U.S. to have risen more than expected last week. Oil prices were also impacted on some weak new home...

Gold-051612_23Apr14.jpg Gold futures snapped a three-day loss to end higher on Wednesday, as investors sought the safe haven appeal of the precious metal with rising tensions in Ukraine and some weak U.S. existing home sales in March, while global equity markets declined. In the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, Russian Foreign...

Gold prices are edging higher on Wednesday morning, coming off a ten-week low, with the ongoing unrest in Ukraine triggering some buying in the yellow metal. However, gold's gains are limited due to fairly steady global equities markets and a likely fall in demand for the metal from China. Gold...

Crude oil prices are lower Wednesday morning with investors awaiting the offical inventory data from the Energy Information Administration. Worries about Chinese growth following another contraction in factory activity are weighing on oil. However, lingering concerns about the conflict in Ukraine...

Oil-041812_22Apr14.jpg U.S. crude oil snapped a three-day gain to end at a two-week low on Tuesday, ahead of the weekly oil report from the Energy Information Administration with investors anticipating a notable surge in U.S. stockpiles. The slump comes amid market volatility as May contracts expires at end of session today. The...

Goldbars2-022513_22Apr14.jpg Gold futures slipped for a third straight session to end at a three-week low on Tuesday, with investors tracking rising U.S. and European equity markets. Investors preferred to stay with the more volatile equity assets on some mixed economic data from the U.S., although indicative of the underlying strength...

Gold prices are up modestly Tuesday morning, with investors picking up the yellow metal after recent declines. However, with the U.S. economy showing signs of a fairly good recovery, gold's gains are just modest. Gold futures for June delivery are up $3.30 or 0.26 percent at $1,291.80 an ounce, coming...

Crude oil prices are lower Tuesday morning amid expectations the official crude inventories data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration due on Wednesday will show a notable surge in oil stockpiles. However, lingering concerns about Ukraine and possible supply disruptions from Russia are limiting...

Oil3-041912_21Apr14.jpg U.S. crude oil trended moderately higher for a third straight session to end at a near seven-week high on Monday, ahead of the weekly oil report from the Energy Information Administration even as investors anticipate a rise in U.S. stockpiles for the week earlier. Crude oil moved moderately higher on...

Goldbar-041213_21Apr14.jpg Gold futures ended at a more than two-week low on Monday, as global equities markets continued to rise driven by some upbeat earnings reports from the U.S. and a few encouraging economic data from the U.S. and China last week. Nevertheless, gold found support on investor concerns over the eastern...

Gold prices are lower Monday with investors continuing to stay away from yellow metal following last week's strong gains in global equities markets on the back of some upbeat earnings reports from the U.S. and a few encouraging economic data from the U.S. and China. Gold futures for June are down...