Gold wavered after comments by a top Federal Reserve official reduced prospects of a U.S. interest rate hike next week.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
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Gold output has peaked in this commodities cycle, according to mining industry leaders and analysts, the Financial Times reports.
Wall Street movers
Gold rose 1 percent on Thursday, as indications from the Fed that it may move cautiously into the rate hiking cycle weighed on the dollar.
U.S. stocks closed down in low volume trade on Tuesday, pressured by weakness abroad and a sharp decline in the utilities sector.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
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Gold rose 1.9 percent on Friday, nearing $1,400 an ounce, as a big drop in US new home sales renewed hopes that the Fed will maintain its bond-buying economic stimulus.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Friday as the global risk-on rally regained strength in early trade in Asia and Europe.
Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell Friday:
Flash crash in Germany? Well, not quite.
Stocks finished near session highs Tuesday, recovering losses from their biggest one-day drop this year, boosted by a batch of upbeat earnings results and some better-than-expected economic reports.
In an investor briefing to be distributed late Tuesday or Wednesday, John Paulson will reveal that his gold fund fell more than 10 percent for the first two months of this year, said people familiar with the numbers.
Hedge fund giant John Paulson's tough track record in 2012 is spilling over into the gold market because his rivals are going after him, an industry watcher told CNBC.
*One miner injured; workers want wage rises to match Lonmin. RUSTENBURG, South Africa, Oct 30- South African police fired rubber bullets and teargas on Tuesday at striking Amplats miners who were protesting against a union-brokered deal to end a six-week wildcat walkout at the top platinum producer.
*National Union of Mineworkers accepts gold industry offer. JOHANNESBURG, Oct 25- South Africa's gold mines agreed a wage deal with unions on Thursday as the bulk of the gold sector's striking miners returned to work under threat of dismissal.