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After spending much of the day's session in the red, the dollar index turned mildly positive in the final minutes of the session on Friday.

Crude oil futures settled higher on Friday as prices edged up despite a surge in coronavirus cases raising uncertainty about the pace of economic recovery and causing worries about the outlook for energy demand.

Gold prices moved higher on Friday as falling equities amid rising worries about coronavirus cases and uncertainty about the pace of economic recovery prompted traders to seek the safe haven asset.

Gold prices rose on Friday as global Covid-19 infections topped 30 million and the dollar remained on track for a weekly decline against a basket of major currencies. Spot gold rose half a percent to $1,953.51 per ounce and was on track for a second straight week of gains. U.S. gold futures were up...

Oil prices rose on Friday after OPEC flagged a crackdown on member states that did not cut output. A weaker dollar also offered some support while data showing a rebound in Saudi Arabia's crude oil exports and news about the resumption of production in the Gulf of Mexico capped the upside. Benchmark...

Crude oil prices recovered from early weakness and ended on a firm note on Thursday.

Gold prices drifted lower on Thursday, weighed down by the Federal Reserve's decision to not announce any additional stimulus to support the economy.

Gold prices are notably lower Thursday morning, as the dollar shows some signs of strengthening after recent weakness.

Crude oil prices are roughly flat Thursday morning after staying a bit weak earlier in the session, reacting to news about resumption of production in the Gulf of Mexico.

Crude oil prices rose sharply on Wednesday, extending gains from the previous session, after data showed an unexpected drop in U.S. crude inventories in the week ended September 11.

Gold futures settled slightly higher on Wednesday despite very nearly slipping into the red around mid-morning. The dollar's recovery ahead of the Federal Reserve's monetary policy announcement limited the precious metal's gains.

Gold prices are modestly higher Wednesday morning as the dollar weakened further ahead of Federal Reserve's monetary policy announcement, due later in the day.

Crude oil prices are sharply higher Wednesday morning, extending recent gains, after data from the American Petroleum Institute a sharp weekly drop in stockpiles and on mild optimism about economic recovery.

Crude oil futures ended sharply higher on Tuesday as news about the stoppage of energy operations in the Gulf of Mexico due to Hurricane Sally outweighed concerns about the outlook for energy demand.

Gold futures pared a substantial portion of intraday gains, but still managed to end Tuesday's session at a two-week high.

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