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Crude oil prices moved higher on Friday, but gains were just modest due to lingering worries about the outlook for energy demand amid a continued surge in coronavirus cases in Asia and the possibility of another shutdown in some countries.

Gold futures settled higher on Friday, climbing up for a third straight day, as the dollar weakened after data showed a smaller than expected addition in non-farm jobs in April.

Gold prices inched higher on Friday and were set for their best week in six months as Treasury yields pulled back and the dollar fell ahead of key U.S. non-farm payrolls report due later in the day. Spot gold rose 0.3 percent to $1,820.60 per ounce, after having its highest since Feb. 16 earlier in...

Oil prices dipped slightly on Friday, but were on track for second consecutive weekly gains amid bets on rising energy demand. Brent crude futures for July settlement dipped 0.2 percent to $67.96 per barrel, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 0.3 percent at $64.53. Oil...

Crude oil futures finished lower on Thursday, extending losses from previous session, amid worries about outlook for energy demand due to surge in coronavirus cases in India and Japan.

Gold prices moved higher on Thursday as the dollar weakened and the yield on long-term bonds dropped.

Gold prices edged higher on Thursday and the dollar slipped from a two-week high after three Federal Reserve speakers argued that U.S. inflation is unlikely to get out of control despite the unprecedented government spending. Spot gold rose 0.3 percent to $1,791.63 per ounce, while U.S. gold futures...

Oil prices edged lower in choppy trade on Thursday as concerns over rising coronavirus infections in major crude oil importers India and Japan offset U.S. oil inventory data showing a larger than expected drawdown in crude stocks last week. Brent crude oil futures for July settlement slipped 0.1 percent...

Crude oil futures settled slightly lower on Wednesday as traders weighed global energy demand and supply prospects, tracking inventory data and reports showing a continued surge in coronavirus cases in Asia.

Gold futures settled higher on Wednesday as the dollar turned easy after U.S. Secretary Janet Yellen clarified that she was neither predicting nor recommending a rate hike.

Gold prices fell in choppy trade on Wednesday as the possibility of higher U.S. interest rates supported the dollar. Spot gold fell 0.8 percent to $1,777.96 per ounce, while U.S. gold futures were little changed at $1,777.20. The U.S. dollar strengthened against its major counterparts in the European...

Oil prices rose for a third day on Wednesday amid expectations of strong demand as western economies reopen. Brent crude futures for July settlement rose 92 cents, or 1.3 percent, to $69.80 per barrel, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures for June delivery were up 85 cents, or 1.3...

Crude oil prices moved sharply higher on Tuesday, extending gains from previous session, amid continued optimism about increased demand for fuel in the U.S. and parts of Europe during the summer.

Gold futures settled lower on Tuesday, as the dollar firmed up against other currencies amid likelihood of an increase in interest rates sometime in the foreseeable future.

Gold prices retreated from a two-month high on Tuesday as yields rose and the dollar strengthened amid optimism that a global economic recovery is gathering pace, thanks to successful vaccine rollouts in much of the developed world. Spot gold dipped 0.6 percent to $1,782.44 per ounce, after having...

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