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Oil prices fell slightly on Friday but were on track to post weekly gains on hopes that demand will growth faster than supply despite a resurgence in COVID-19 infections across the globe. Brent crude futures for October delivery were down 0.4 percent at $74.84 per barrel while U.S. West Texas Intermediate...

Crude oil futures settled higher on Thursday as data showing a drop in U.S. crude inventories continued to support oil prices.

Gold prices climbed higher on Thursday, lifting the most active gold futures contract to a six-week closing high, as weak economic data pushed up the demand for the safe-haven yellow metal.

Gold prices rose about 1 percent on Thursday to hit over one-week high and the dollar slipped to one-month low after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell rejected the likelihood of an immediate tapering of the bond buying program. Spot gold jumped 0.9 percent to $1,823.24 per ounce, while U.S. gold...

Oil prices rose on Thursday to extend gains from the previous session after overnight data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) showed U.S. crude inventories resumed a downward trend last week. Benchmark Brent crude futures rose about half a percent to $74.23 a barrel in European...

Crude oil prices moved higher on Wednesday, lifted by data showing a larger-than-expected drop in U.S. crude inventories last week.

Gold futures settled marginally down on Wednesday and drifted down further after the Federal Reserve left its interest rate unchanged as expected.

Gold prices were flat to slightly higher on Wednesday, as investors await a statement from the Fed policy meeting along with a news conference by Chairman Jerome Powell for clues on the timing of stimulus tapering amid surging U.S. inflation. Spot gold edged up 0.2 percent to $1,801.48 per ounce,...

Oil prices rose about 1 percent towards $75 a barrel on Wednesday after industry data showed U.S. crude and product inventories fell more sharply than expected last week. Benchmark Brent crude futures jumped 0.9 percent to $74.17 a barrel, after posting their first decline in six days the previous...

Crude oil priced drifted lower on Tuesday after moving around the flat line for much of the day's session, with traders weighing demand prospects and looking ahead to weekly inventory data.

Gold futures settled slightly higher on Tuesday, supported by a weak dollar ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy announcement on Wednesday.

Gold prices were flat to slightly lower on Tuesday and the dollar index edged up slightly as global stock markets sank led by a heavy sell-off in Chinese and Hong Kong shares. The dollar index hovered near a 3-1/2-month peak, making gold more expensive for holders of other currencies. Spot gold...

Oil prices rose slightly in cautious trade on Tuesday as signs of tight supply and improving vaccination rates offset worries about the global spread of the Delta variant coronavirus. Benchmark Brent crude futures rose 22 cents, or 0.3 percent, to $73.92 per barrel, while West Texas Intermediate Crude...

Crude oil futures settled lower on Monday amid worries about the outlook for energy demand due to the rapidly spreading delta variant of the coronavirus in several countries around the world.

Gold futures settled lower on Monday, although the downside was just marginal due to the dollar's weakness.

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