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Gold scaled a record high on Wednesday, with rising coronavirus cases in the U.S., falling U.S. Treasury yields and a weaker dollar driving prices higher. Spot gold climbed 1.1 percent to $2,041.15 per ounce, while U.S. gold futures were up as much as 1.8 percent at $2,045.35. The United States...

Oil prices rose over 2 percent to their higher since March on Wednesday after industry data showed a big drop in U.S. crude inventories. Benchmark Brent crude jumped 2.3 percent to $45.47 a barrel, while West Texas Intermediate oil futures were up 2.6 percent at $42.80 a barrel. The American Petroleum...

Crude oil futures settled notably higher on Tuesday, with traders picking up positions ahead of inventory data on hopes of a drop in stockpiles.

Gold prices rose sharply on Tuesday and the front-month contract ended above $2,000 an ounce for the first time in history, as traders rushed for the safe haven commodity amid continued concerns about the coronavirus pandemic and the global economy.

Gold prices were mixed on Tuesday and the dollar slipped as investors fretted over an uncertain economic outlook and ongoing political wrangling over a U.S. relief plan. Spot gold edged down 0.1 percent to $1,975.78 per ounce, while U.S. gold futures were up 0.3 percent at $1,980.80. With many...

Crude oil prices moved higher on Monday as encouraging economic data from the U.S., the Eurozone and China helped ease concerns about energy demand.

Gold futures came off record highs and settled just slightly higher on Monday, as the dollar strengthened after data showed the pace of growth in U.S. manufacturing activity saw a bigger than expected acceleration in the month of July.

Gold prices traded mixed on Monday as upbeat Eurozone, Chinese and U.K. manufacturing data helped ease fears about global economic recovery. The downside, if any, remained capped amid worries over a further tightening of restrictions in Europe and a deadlock in the deliberations over a new stimulus...

Crude oil futures closed higher on Friday, bouncing back from losses in the previous session, buoyed by a report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration that said oil production fell sharply in May.

Gold futures settled at a record high on Friday as worries about global growth increased amid fears of the re-imposition of lockdown measures due to spikes in coronavirus cases across the world.

Gold rose sharply on Friday and headed for its biggest monthly gain in 8-1/2 years, driven by weak U.S. dollar on worries about surging coronavirus cases and the economic outlook. Spot gold climbed 0.9 percent to $1,974.83 an ounce, while U.S. gold futures were up as much as 1.5 percent at $1,971.20. The...

Oil prices rebounded from three-week lows on Friday, even as the upside remained limited after the release of mixed economic data from China, Japan and Europe. Benchmark Brent crude edged up 0.2 percent to $43.34 a barrel, after having fallen 1.9 percent on Thursday after the release of weak U.S....

Crude oil futures settled lower on Thursday as worries about the energy demand outlook resurfaced after data showed a sharp contraction in U.S. GDP and an uptick in unemployment claims and amid a continued surge in coronavirus cases across the world.

Gold prices drifted lower on Thursday, snapping a nine-session winning streak as traders looked to take some profits despite persisting worries about the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on the global economy.

Gold prices edged lower on Thursday, a day after the U.S. Federal Reserve kept rates near zero, as expected, and repeated a pledge to use its "full range of tools" to support the world's largest economy. Given the rising infection numbers in the United States, Brazil and other countries, Fed Chairman...

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