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Crude oil prices drifted lower on Friday as weak economic data raised worries about global growth and triggered concerns about a likely drop in fuel demand.

Gold futures settled at a 3-week high on Friday, as traders picked up the safe haven commodity, after disappointing economic data from Europe weighed on risk appetite and knocked the wind out of equities.

Gold prices rose slightly on Friday to hover near three-week highs reached the previous day as worries over economic growth and trade uncertainty weighed on investors' risk appetite. Spot gold edged up 0.3 percent to $1,312.85 per ounce after hitting its highest level since February 28 at $1,320.22...

Oil prices fell around 1 percent on Friday amid concerns that slowing global growth may dent fuel demand. Global benchmark Brent crude fell nearly 1 percent to $67.20 per barrel after hitting a four-month high of $68.69 per barrel in the previous session. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) futures...

Crude oil futures rose to near 4-1/2-month high in early trades on Thursday, but retreated and settled in negative territory as weak economic outlook triggered concerns about energy demand.

Gold prices retreated after climbing to a three-week high in early trades on Thursday, but still ended the session on a positive note amid uncertainty about Brexit and U.S.-China trade talks.

Gold prices hit a three-week high on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged and indicated it no longer expects to raise rates this year, keeping in view a slowdown in growth from the solid rate seen in the fourth quarter of 2018. The Fed cut its economic growth forecast...

Oil prices fell from a four-month high on Thursday as renewed fears about slowing global growth weighed on market sentiment. Global benchmark Brent crude slid 0.4 percent to $68.23 a barrel, after having touched $68.57 a barrel on Wednesday, its highest level since Nov. 13. U.S. West Texas Intermediate...

Gold prices continued to climb on Wednesday as the dollar weakened further after the Federal Reserve release its dovish monetary policy. The Fed kept interest rates unchanged as expected, but it also now indicated interest rates are likely to remain unchanged for the remainder of 2019. Earlier...

Gold prices fell slightly on Wednesday and the U.S. dollar firmed up against its peers as investors awaited the Fed's interest-rate decision later in the day. Spot gold dropped 0.2 percent to $1,303.47 per ounce while U.S. gold futures were down 0.25 percent at $1,303.45 an ounce. Analysts expect...

Oil prices pulled back from four-month highs on Wednesday as trade worries re-emerged and the province of Alberta said it is further relaxing the production cap it imposed in January. Alberta's provincial government expects to increase crude production limits by 25K bbl/day in May and another 25K...

Despite posting their highest level for the year, crude oil futures settled marginally lower on Tuesday, as traders stayed a bit cautious, weighing demand and supply situation in the market ahead of weekly inventory data.

Gold prices edged higher on Tuesday, as the dollar stayed weak on expectations that the Federal Reserve, scheduled to release its monetary policy on Wednesday, would continue to maintain a dovish policy stance.

Gold prices rose for a third straight session on Tuesday as the U.S. dollar extended losses amid expectations the Federal Reserve will signal a dovish policy stance at its two-day policy meeting getting underway today. Spot gold edged up 0.35 percent to $1,308.09 per ounce while U.S. gold futures...

Oil prices edged higher on Tuesday to hover close to 2019 highs reached last week, with sentiment supported by OPEC-led supply cuts and the U.S. sanctions against oil producers Iran and Venezuela. Benchmark Brent crude jumped 0.6 percent to $67.95 per barrel, close to this year's high or $68.14 reached...

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