Brent crude fell below $86 a barrel on Friday on news of strong supply from OPEC producers and as a case of Ebola in New York spooked equities markets.» Read More
Even after U.S. crude finally eliminated a three-year discount versus global benchmark Brent, some cash markets are sending a curious signal: refiners are ready to pay even more.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold closed above $1,300 today. And oil could get to $110/barrel.
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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.
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