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Gold prices rose on Thursday as intensifying U.S.-China tensions compounded fears of a slow economic recovery. Fresh fiscal stimulus proposals from the European Union and Japan also increased demand for the precious metal. Spot gold climbed 0.8 percent to $1,722.52 per ounce, while U.S. gold futures...

Oil prices were mixed on Thursday after industry data showed U.S. crude inventories swelled for the first time in three weeks. Benchmark Brent crude climbed 0.9 percent to $34.90 a barrel, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 1.8 percent at $32.23. The American Petroleum...

Crude oil prices drifted lower on Wednesday as worries about outlook for energy demand resurfaced due to rising tensions between the U.S. and China, and on reports of a likely move by Russia to increase crude output next month.

Gold futures settled on a negative note on Wednesday, despite staging a smart rally from lower levels towards the later part of the session.

Gold prices dipped on Wednesday to hover near their lowest level in two-weeks as businesses begin to reopen and new coronavirus cases decline. Investors are also pinning hopes on the possibility of additional stimulus, with Japan and Europe expected to inject billions into their economies to minimize...

Oil prices fell on Wednesday as mounting tensions in Hong Kong over Beijing's proposed national security laws as well as signs that Moscow is determined to scale back output reductions in July tempered optimism over reopening of economies. Benchmark Brent crude fell about 1 percent to $35.81 a barrel,...

Crude oil prices moved higher on Tuesday amid rising optimism that relaxation in lockdown restrictions in several countries across the world will help fuel energy demand.

Gold prices drifted lower on Tuesday as riskier assets such as equities rallied amid optimism about a potential coronavirus vaccine, and economic recovery after several countries implemented plans to further relax lockdown restrictions and reopen businesses.

Gold prices edged lower on Tuesday, while equity markets across Asia and Europe advanced as more countries prepare easing restrictions on social, commercial and travel activities. As the pandemic death toll approached the horrific milestone of 100,000, photos and videos of Memorial Day weekend celebrations...

Oil prices rose on Tuesday amid renewed hopes that producers will stick to commitments to cut crude supply. Optimism about the easing of coronavirus lockdowns around the world also helped fuel hopes for demand recovery. Benchmark Brent crude rallied 1.5 percent to $36.06 a barrel, after having...

Gold prices fell slightly on Monday amid increased risk appetite as more European nations including Spain, Italy, Germany and Greece moved to ease their lockdowns and investors eyed the potential for more stimulus measures. Spot gold eased 0.3 percent to $1,730.22 per ounce, while U.S. gold futures...

Oil prices were trading mixed on Monday as rising tensions between the United States and China overshadowed investor optimism over economic reopening. Benchmark Brent crude was marginally lower at $35.12 a barrel, while U.S. crude futures were up 0.6 percent at $33.44 a barrel. The return of...

Crude oil prices drifted lower on Friday as concerns about the outlook for energy demand resurfaced due to rising tensions between the U.S. and China over Hong Kong.

Gold prices moved higher on Friday as traders sought the safe haven asset amid an escalation in tensions between the U.S. and China and concerns about global growth.

Gold prices inched higher on Friday as U.S.-China tensions escalated and the Chinese government abandoned setting economic growth target for the first time amid uncertainties posed by the coronavirus pandemic. Spot gold rose 0.4 percent to $1,734.88 per ounce, after having dropped 1.4 percent on...

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