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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...

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...

Crude oil prices are lower on Monday morning despite lingering concerns about the conflict in Ukraine and worries about possible supply disruptions from Russia. However, the downside is somewhat limited due to last week's official U.S. crude inventory data that showed a notable surge in crude stockpiles. Crude...

Oil-051612_17Apr14.jpg U.S. crude oil moved up for a second straight session to end at a more than six-week high on Thursday, after some encouraging economic data from the U.S. with Fed Chief Janet Yellen's statement on the state of the economy lifting sentiments, notwithstanding a huge surge in U.S. crude stockpiles last...

gold01_05Apr12_17Apr14.jpg Gold futures ended at a two-week low on Thursday, with investors shifting focus away from the yellow metal following an uptick in global equities markets on the back of some encouraging economic reports from the U.S. and China recently. The safe haven appeal of the precious metal waned after investors...

Gold prices are little changed on Thursday morning with investors shifting their focus slightly away from the yellow metal following a fairly good show by global equities markets on the back of recent encouraging economic reports from the U.S. and China. Also, the U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet...

Crude oil prices are a bit lower on Thursday morning with traders reacting to yesterday's official crude inventory data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration that showed oil stockpiles rose more than expected last week. However, lingering concerns about the conflict in Ukraine and possibilities...

Oil-042512_16Apr14.jpg U.S. crude oil snapped a two-day loss to end a tad higher on Wednesday, after Janet Yellen said the Fed will continue to keep its benchmark interest rates at very low levels for a considerable period of time. The marginal rise comes after an official Energy Information Administration report showed crude...

Goldbars2-022513_16Apr14.jpg Gold futures edged higher on Wednesday, after plummeting over two percent yesterday on inflation concerns in the U.S., fueling speculations of a possible Federal Reserve rate hike in the near term. The developments in Ukraine with tensions mounting as government forces moved in also contributed to the...