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  • Mining for Gold in Old Cell Phones Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 10:44 AM ET
    Gold

    A wireless conference may be the last place you'd expect to see a precious metals refinery company, but precious metals are prevalent in cellular devices and once stripped down, those metals can be cashed in.

  • Buffett on the Golden Trade     Monday, 7 May 2012 | 7:19 PM ET

    Billionaire investor, Warren Buffett explains why he doesn't see any value in the gold trade.

  • Palladium's Revving Up Gains Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 3:24 PM ET
    Palladium

    Palladium raced ahead of all other metals in April. After climbing double digits in the first quarter, platinum and silver futures were down 4 and 5 percent, respectively. Both metals lost ground for the second consecutive month. Copper prices were flat, and gold seems to have lost its luster, posting its third straight monthly decline.

  • CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: FOMC & Gold     Tuesday, 24 Apr 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Gold Bull Market Has Not Ended Yet: Analysts Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 8:45 AM ET
    Gold

    Investors should make the most of recent falls in the price of gold and buy the precious metal by the summer to benefit from another record high by the end of the year, analysts said on Tuesday.

  • "It's not part of our business model. It would be wrong and we don’t do it," said the bank's commodities chief.

  • JPMorgan's Masters One-on-One     Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 1:42 PM ET

    Blythe Masters, head of global commodities at J.P. Morgan, discusses the company's strategies for commodity and derivative investments.

  • A King Dollar Tax Cut Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 4:13 PM ET

    You wouldn’t know it from falling stocks, but the Fed’s apparent decision to hold off on future bond buying, or QE3, in response to an improving economy may turn out to be a very bullish omen for the equity market and the economy.

  • Diamonds Are a Great Way to Diversify: Expert Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 2:11 AM ET

    Diamonds are an attractive option for investors looking to diversify portfolios because they don't move in relation with other assets such as commodities and stocks, according to David Riedel, President of equity research firm Riedel Research Group.

  • Why Diamonds Are Great for Diversification     Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 8:35 PM ET

    David Riedel, President & Founder, Riedel Research Group says diamonds have almost no correlation with commodities, gold and equities, making them a great way for investors to diversify.

  • CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Platinum a Better Bet Than Gold: Trader Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 2:32 PM ET

    Gold gets all the headlines, but platinum is a better bet to put precious metals in your portfolio, Patrick Armstrong of Armstrong Investment Managers told CNBC.

  • Gold Price ‘Too Low’: Goldman Sachs Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 7:06 AM ET

    The price of gold, one of the most eagerly watched indicators of market confidence, is currently “too low” relative to real interest rates, according to commodities analysts at Goldman Sachs.

  • Buy Gold Now Before it Gets to $2,000: Newmont CEO Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 4:24 PM ET
    Gold

    The head of Newmont Mining tells CNBC he sees the price of gold rising to $2,000 an ounce, and the time to buy it is now before inflation "comes roaring back."

  • Finding Value in Gold Miners     Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 3:15 PM ET

    Richard O'Brien, Newmont Mining president & CEO, offers his view on gold's recent high, and where investors can make money now.

  • Iran Concerns Spark Short-Covering Gold Rally Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 1:57 PM ET
    Gold bars

    Friday's move higher in gold ignores a longer-term shift in investor sentiment.

  • Strong ‘Aussie’ Puts Damper on Mining Boom Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 11:52 PM ET
    A coal dredger tears coal from the face of the Loy Yang Open Cut coal mine in the Latrobe Valley, 150km east of Melbourne on August 13, 2009.

    Wayne Philips was not completely surprised when Onesteel announced plans to close its oil and gas pipe mill in Kembla Grange, 100km south of Sydney, the FT reports.

  • Buy Oil on Weakness?     Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 3:43 PM ET

    Is oil a buy or sell right now? Darren Wolfberg, BNP Paribas director of energy trading, says he is staying bullish on oil for the long-term.

  • Precious Metal Meltdown?     Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on today's top market action, and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, discusses what's driving the recent decline in precious metals and how to play it.