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Crude oil prices drifted lower on Wednesday, extending losses to a second straight session, after having climbed sharply higher on Monday amid an escalation in geopolitical tensions after the drone attacks on Saudi's oil facilities.

Gold futures settled modestly higher on Wednesday, extending gains to a third successive session. However, prices edged lower after the Federal Reserve cut interest rate by 25 basis points.

Gold prices were little changed on Wednesday and the dollar index held steady as investors awaited the outcome of a Federal Reserve meeting later in the day and looked for progress in U.S.-China trade talks. Spot gold was virtually unchanged at $1,501.45 per ounce, while U.S. gold futures were down...

Oil prices slipped on Wednesday to extend losses from the previous session, though the downside remained limited as investors assess the risk of further escalation of conflict in the Middle East. Global benchmark Brent crude slid half a percent to $64.23 a barrel, after plunging 6.5 percent on Tuesday....

Crude oil prices retreated on Tuesday after having skyrocketed in the previous session following the drone attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities.

Gold prices moved higher on Tuesday, extending gains from previous session, as investors continued to weigh the likely impact of higher crude oil prices on the global economy and also looked ahead to the Federal Reserve's monetary policy.

Gold prices were flat to slightly lower on Tuesday as investors await key central bank meetings in the U.S. and Japan. While the Federal Reserve is expected to cut interest rates by a quarter point in response to slowing global economic growth and muted inflation, the Bank of Japan is likely to leave...

Oil prices fell over 1 percent on Tuesday after surging in the aftermath of drone attacks on two major oil facilities in Saudi Arabia. Benchmark Brent crude declined 1.45 percent to $68.02 a barrel while West Texas Intermediate futures were down 1.4 percent at $61.78 a barrel. Oil soared as much...

Crude oil prices flared up on Monday, hitting their best levels in four months, after the drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities resulted in a loss of about 5% of global crude output.

Gold prices moved higher on Monday as an escalation in geopolitical tensions after the drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities over the weekend prompted traders to seek the safe-haven asset.

Gold prices rose on Monday as weak data from China as well as the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities boosted demand for the safe-haven bullion. Investors also awaited clues on monetary easing from the Fed, BoJ, SNB and BoE this week. Spot gold rose by 1 percent to $1,503.70 per ounce, after...

Oil prices jumped almost 20 percent at one point in early trade on Monday, with Brent crude posting its biggest intraday gain since the Gulf War in 1991, following multiple drone attacks over the weekend on Saudi Arabia's crude oil production facilities. U.S. President Donald Trump said the U.S. is...

Crude oil prices edged lower on Friday, extending losses to a fourth straight session, as traders feared a likely drop in energy demand and excess supply in the market.

After early gains, gold prices drifted lower on Friday, as higher bond yields, strong retail sales data and easing worries about trade war prompted traders to go for riskier assets such as equities.

Oil prices slipped toward $60 a barrel on Friday after the IEA's warning of a looming supply glut. Benchmark Brent crude slid 0.2 percent to $60.26 a barrel, with hopes of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute helping to limit the downside. U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures were little changed...

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