CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil extended its run today, while metals took it on the chin. Traders are watching Bernanke for indications that he'll taper sooner rather than later.» Read More
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up to nearly $99/barrel before closing below $98. The situation in Syria and the week's Fed watch is having an impact.
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CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders are waiting to see how the Iranian elections go.
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CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Natural gas rebounded today, ahead of tomorrow's storage report.
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CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Concerns over central bank policies drove down commodities prices today. Rising interest rate environments put pressure on gold, as well.
Mixed data out of China drove oil prices down today. The metals were down across the board during the trading day, but settled slightly higher.
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CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil continued its climb. Nat gas prices plummeted on a 111bcf build. And gold rose on the weak dollar.
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CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders are unsure of the economy and the Fed's intent. The big question is, how soon will the Fed start talking about raising rates.