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Oil prices held steady on Tuesday after a report showed new home prices in China grew slightly faster in March, signaling an economic rebound. China will publish first quarter GDP growth figures tomorrow, along with monthly industrial output and retail sales numbers. Benchmark Brent crude was marginally...

Crude oil futures edged lower on Monday on reports Russia and OPEC might increase production to boost their market share.

Gold futures dropped to a one-week low on Monday, with riskier assets faring well amid rising optimism about U.S.-China trade talks and a fairly good start to the U.S. earnings season.

Gold prices inched lower on Monday to hit a more than one-week low after progress in the U.S.-China trade talks helped propel world stock markets to a 6-month high on Friday. Strong Chinese exports as well as bank loan data also helped ease investor worries over slowing global growth. Spot gold...

Oil prices were moving lower on Monday as concerns over demand and data showing higher rig counts in the U.S. overshadowed speculation that supplies will tighten. Global benchmark Brent crude dropped 61 cents or 0.85 percent to $70.94 a barrel, after having closed up 1 percent on Friday. U.S....

Crude oil futures ended higher on Friday with escalating unrest in Libya, the U.S. sanctions on Iran and Venezuela and OPEC-led output cuts tightening crude supply in the global market.

Gold futures edged higher on Friday, regaining some ground after recording their biggest single session loss in about two weeks in the previous session. A softer dollar contributed to the yellow metal's modest rise.

Gold prices held firm on Friday as the dollar surrendered much of its gains made in the previous session on the back of better-than-expected labour and inflation data. Spot gold edged up 0.1 percent to $1,294.07 per ounce, after having touched a one-week low in the previous session. U.S. gold futures...

Oil prices rallied more than 1 percent on Friday, with sentiment supported by OPEC-led supply cuts, escalating fighting in Libya and U.S. sanctions on petroleum exporters Iran and Venezuela. Global benchmark Brent crude jumped over 1 percent to $71.56 per barrel while U.S. West Texas Intermediate...

Crude oil futures drifted down sharply on Thursday on worries about a possible drop in demand for crude due to slowing global economy.

Gold prices declined sharply on Thursday, a day after surging to a more than 2-week high. The dollar's rise after data showed jobless claims in the U.S. to have fallen to their lowest level in five decades triggered the sell-off in gold futures.

Gold prices edged lower on Thursday, but held near a two-week high hit in the previous session as the dollar slipped amid indications that the Federal Reserve would hold rates steady or possibly cut them by the end of the year. Dovish messages from global central banks as well as tepid U.S. inflation...

Oil prices fell on Thursday, with worries over slowing global growth and surging U.S. crude stockpiles weighing on the commodity. Global benchmark Brent crude shed 46 cents or 0.65 percent to $71.27 per barrel while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures were down 58 cents or 0.9 percent...

Crude oil futures settled notably higher on Wednesday as data showing a sharp decline in gasoline stocks in the U.S. offset a surge in crude stockpiles in the week ended April 5.

Gold futures settled higher on Wednesday, extending gains to a fourth successive session, amid lingering worries about global economic growth.

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