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CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, as was gold, following the apparent shooting down of a Malaysian Airlines jet over Ukraine. Nat gas was down after the day's storage report numbers.
Daniel Hynes, Senior Commodity Strategist at ANZ, explains why the precious metal's recent rebound above the $1,300 mark may be its "last hurrah" in the near term.
Gold ended higher on Thursday on heightened geopolitical tensions and news of more US sanctions against Russia.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil climbed on the day, as crude inventories were down 7.2 million barrels.
Gold settled higher, but it was still near four week lows on fears that the Federal Reserve could hike U.S. interest rates sooner than expected.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Yellen's testimony helped drive down gold on the day, as traders tried to interpret her remarks.
CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg of Reality Check shares his best strategies for playing the gold miners ETF.
Gold settled below $1,300 an ounce, as the dollar rose and bullion investors focused on a Fed monetary policy report.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Tensions in the Middle East and Ukraine plus signs of stress in Europe's banking system and a weaker dollar support demand for bullion.
Ken Peng, Asia Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank, says the greenback is likely to strengthen amid a U.S. recovery. He also discusses the outlook for precious metals.
Gold prices slid more than 2 percent as concerns over the euro zone periphery faded, triggering a rebound in stock markets.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead at where oil and precious metals are likely headed next week. Oil was down on the day, as was gold, although it still closed over $1,335.
Gold steadied near 3-1/2-month highs as stock markets recovered from a selloff, with the metal still on track for a sixth week of gains.
George Gero, RBC Capital global futures svp, discusses what's driving the surge in demand for silver.
Gold also gained support from India's decision to keep the import duty on gold unchanged at a record 10 percent in the budget, against expectations.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Activity in Gaza drove up gold prices today, but didn't have an impact on oil prices, which fell, in spite of an inventory drawdown.
Spot gold extended earlier gains on Wednesday after the minutes of the Federal Reserve's most recent policy meeting were released.
Gold ended lower as investors awaited clearer signs from the US Federal Reserve that it is firmly on track to raise interest rates next year.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down following the July 4th holiday. Gas was down 1 percent on fears of sluggish demand.