CAPE TOWN, May 21- A two-day wildcat strike at a Mercedes Benz plant in South Africa ended on Tuesday but industrial union NUMSA demanded a hefty pay hike for the sector, raising the prospect of labour unrest in factories alongside turmoil in the mines.» Read More
CNBC's Brian Shactman discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
Jason Toussaint, World Gold Council, discusses opportunities in gold.
Daniel Stillhart, technical analyst at Frankfurter Bankgesellschaft Zurich, joined CNBC to take a technical look at Comex gold, silver and copper futures.
A look at the hike in gold prices and where the precious metal is likely headed, with Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist, and Chris Verrone, Strategas head of technical analysis.
A technical look at the S&P 500 as traders monitor the goings-on in Europe, with Ari Wald, Brown Brothers Harriman.
Shares of Molycorp take a hit due to pricing and demand concerns, but the stock is showing signs of life; it's surged 20 percent in the past month. The outlook for the rare earth company, with Mark Smith, Molycorp, Inc. CEO.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabera reports Greece will have no referendum, and Fast Money trader, Steve Grasso has the trade on the metals and mining sector, and the trade on energy stocks.
Rupert Nathan, head of fund management at Fat Prophets, took a technical look at Randgold Resources's third quarter profits, plus US spot gold and the Stoxx Europe Basic Resources index.
Walter de Wet, head of commodities at Standard Bank, joined CNBC to take a technical look at copper high grade futures.
Gold falls for the third straight day, now down over 1%, with the Fast Money traders.
The average selling price of gold jumped 39% in the third quarter. Discussing what lies ahead for the 'golden road,' with Richard O'Brien, Newmont Mining CEO.
Roughly 28 million contracts exchanged hands Thursday, nearly 10 million more contracts than normal, trader Jon Najarian said.