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CNBC Utilities Page Gold Overview


  • Gold Settles Down 1 Percent on Broad Dollar Rally Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 4:15 PM ET

    Gold fell 1 percent in choppy trade as the dollar rose to a four-year high against the yen and rallied against the euro, decreasing bullion's appeal as a hedge against U.S. currency depreciation.

  • Gold Settles Up at $1,473 on Lower Dollar, Demand Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 3:03 PM ET

    Gold settled more than 1 percent higher on Wednesday, rising for the first time in three sessions as a drop in the dollar and strong physical bullion buying helped offset a continued decline in gold-backed exchange-traded fund holdings.

  • Gold Settles Lower as Equities Gain Strongly Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 2:39 PM ET

    Gold ended lower as its appeal as an alternative investment faded after equity markets rose on prospects of sustained central bank stimulus, while holdings in exchange-traded funds slipped to their lowest in more than three years.

  • Gold Prices End Higher After Second Weekly Gain Monday, 6 May 2013 | 3:30 PM ET

    Gold futures settled higher, with some buyers tempted back to the market after a second week of gains suggested last month's price slide to a more than two-year low has run its course for now.

  • Pro: Why Gold's Headed Lower

    Gold ended flat, erasing earlier gains after faster-than-expected U.S. job growth reduced any need for the Federal Reserve to boost monetary stimulus.

  • Gold Settles Higher After ECB Rate Cut Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 3:52 PM ET

    Gold rose as the European Central Bank cut its interest rate for the first time in 10 months, affirming the metal's inflation-hedge appeal a day after the Federal Reserve said it would keep up its bond purchases to spur growth.

  • Gold Prices Settle Lower Below $1,450 Per Ounce Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 3:01 PM ET

    Gold settled almost 2 percent lower on Wednesday, the biggest daily drop since its historic decline in mid-April, as investors sold off a range of commodities.

  • Gold Settles Higher at $1,472 Per Ounce Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 2:25 PM ET

    Gold settled higher, but many investors remained on the sidelines ahead of central banks meetings this week in Europe and the United States and support from the physical market softened while major buyer China was on holiday.

  • Gold Rises to Settle at $1,467 Per Ounce Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 1:59 PM ET

    Gold prices settled higher, due to a weaker dollar and mirroring strong equity markets on prospects of further central bank monetary easing in the United States and Europe, but physical buying slowed as China and Japan were on holiday.

  • Gold Settles Down at $1,453 Per Ounce Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 3:58 PM ET

    Gold settled down on Friday as investors booked profits after a 1 percent rally.

  • Gold Up to 10-Day High on Weak Dollar, Physical Buying Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 3:04 PM ET

    Gold surged more than 2 percent to end at $1,462, boosted by a combination of options-related buying, rising geopolitical tensions and strong physical demand after its selloff.

  • Gold Prices End Higher but Outlook Clouded Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 3:31 PM ET

    Gold rose as physical demand encouraged speculative buying after the previous session's drop, while support also came from weak German economic data which fueled prospects the European Central Bank (ECB) could cut interest rates.

  • Gold Settles Down on Stronger Dollar, ETFs Outflows Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 3:33 PM ET

    Gold fell to end at $1,408 on Tuesday after the outflow from the biggest gold exchange-traded fund (ETF) accelerated, investors shifted towards other assets like equities, and as a stronger dollar put pressure on prices.

  • Gold Prices Rise to End at $1,421 as Buyers Swoop In Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 2:28 PM ET

    Gold rose to settle about $1,421 per ounce, supported by strong physical buying after last week hitting a two-year low, but investors reduced holdings of bullion in the top exchange-traded fund to the lowest in nearly three years.

  • Gold Settles Higher at $1,396 Per Ounce Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 2:26 PM ET
    The ‘Sneaky Bid’ in Gold and Silver

    Gold rebounded to settle at $1,395 an ounce as strong buying of coins and bars continued, primarily in Asia, but prices were still on course for a fourth week of losses after a brutal sell-off.

  • Gold Futures Settle Up in Roller-Coaster Trade Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 2:37 PM ET

    Gold rallied to end at $1,392 after volatile Asian trade saw prices slide towards two-year lows hit earlier in the week, with strong physical buying set against exits from exchange-traded funds.

  • Gold Futures Settle Lower at $1,382 Per Ounce Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 3:49 PM ET

    Gold futures settled lower, but spot gold rose in choppy trade as the two-year low it hit the previous session triggered Asian physical buying, but the market had trouble holding on to gains and is seen vulnerable to further sell-offs.

  • Gold Settles Higher After Prior Session Plunge Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 2:12 PM ET

    Gold rose after physical buyers of bullion grabbed the chance offered by the previous session's record-breaking one-day drop, but investors expected more falls.

  • Gold Settles Down 9.3%, Lowest Since February 2011 Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 2:08 PM ET
    Pro: Why Gold's Headed Lower

    Gold plummeted more than 9 percent, and settled down more $140 per ounce, as investors ditched the precious metal en masse in search for better returns in other assets.

  • Gold Plummets, Settling at $1,501 Per Ounce Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 2:52 PM ET
    The ‘Sneaky Bid’ in Gold and Silver

    Gold settled close to $1,500 per ounce, a drop of more than 20 percent from its record 2011 highs, putting it in bear market territory for the first time after 12 years of gains.