Spot gold prices rose for a fifth successive day on Thursday amid the volatility in global equity markets.
Radioactive metal uranium was the top-performing mining commodity in price terms this year and looks set to gain further in 2016.
A judge in Brazil's state of Minas Gerais has frozen the Brazilian assets of mining giants BHP Billiton and Vale.
Gold miner stocks were badly battered a day after the Fed hiked interest rates and the U.S. dollar popped.
Mining stocks suffered from relentless selling on Tuesday, with Anglo American tumbling over 11 percent to a fresh record low.
Anglo American announced restructuring steps including plans to consolidate into three business units, sell more assets and suspend dividends.
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.
Veteran emerging markets investor Mark Mobius has warned of a worse-than-expected slowdown in Chinese steel production.
Richard Jerram, chief economist at the Bank of Singapore, explains why appetite for bullion has diminished despite a flight to safety trades in the past week.
Metal prices crumbled on Monday thanks to a toxic combination of the prospect of poor Chinese demand and a stronger U.S. dollar.
What’s changed with gold? Petropavlovsk CEO, Peter Hambro explains why the physical price of gold and the price of paper gold have diverged.
Nautilus Minerals just debuted the equipment that may make it the first company to seriously mine the ocean floor.
Daniel Morgan, global commodities analyst at UBS, says to expect commodity prices to remain low for longer than predicted.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports gold's settling price as the precious metal nears a three-month low.
Todd Colvin, Ambrosino Brothers, provides insight to where gold is heading as it hits a one month low.
Stacey Gilbert, Susquehanna Capital Group, and Andrew Burkly, Oppenheimer & Co., discuss why gold is getting beat up and whether it could fall below $1,000.
The steel industry's dire straits are in the spotlight this week, with both China and the U.K. warning about the hit from the dramatic slump in demand.
China's rate cut gave a boost to mining stocks. Three trades, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services.
Some investors are taking a boost for iron ore as a sign that conditions for the commodity market might be looking up.
President of major Russian diamond mining group Alrosa has warned of the growing number of "synthetic" or altered diamonds entering the jewelry market.