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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...

Crude oil prices are a bit lower Wednesday morning, ahead of official crude inventory data and the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision. The U.S. Energy Information Administration will release its crude oil report for the week ended September 12th, at 10:30 am ET. According to data released...

Oil-041812_16Sep14.jpg U.S. crude oil surged to end sharply higher on Tuesday, ahead of the weekly inventories data and the outcome of the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary policy meet in Washington, even as the dollar trended lower against a basket of some select currencies. Crude oil was given a further boost after OPEC...

gold01_05Apr12_16Sep14.jpg Gold futures ended higher for second straight session Tuesday, as the dollar trended lower against some select currencies and ahead of the highly anticipated two-day U.S. Federal Reserve policy meet that begins today in Washington. Investors expect the central bank to take a hawkish stand and await cues...

Gold futures are higher Tuesday morning as Federal Reserve officials gathered for a highly anticipated two-day meeting in Washington. Bullion has fallen this summer amid signs the Federal Reserve may start hiking rates sooner than anticipated, but uncertainty about the Fed's upcoming statement has...