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Gold rose on Friday following a sharp rebound from earlier lows, after mixed signals from the U.S. nonfarm payrolls report suggested that the Federal Reserve could be more cautious about drawing down its economic stimulus program.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up again, but natural gas took a hit on big supply numbers. Gold was down at the close.
Gold prices have been steadily creeping higher since late June, raising expectations that the worst may be over for the battered precious metal.
Gold settled lower at $1,311 an ounce on Thursday as the dollar benefited from strong U.S. manufacturing data and dovish comments from the European Central Bank.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
Gold and silver fell, while copper rose on positive GDP data, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs. Despite today's decline, gold has had a phenomenal month.
Gold settled at nearly 1 percent lower at $1,313 on Wednesday as unexpectedly strong US economic growth stirred fears that the Fed could be a step closer to cutting back its stimulus measures.
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.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg and Brian Sullivan place a friendly bet on the future of gold and coffee. Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group, sides with Herb and coffee.
Gold investors are cautious ahead of the Fed's 2-day meeting, and the jobs report out Friday, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.
Gold settled lower at $1,324.00 on Tuesday as participants largely stayed on the sidelines ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy statement on Wednesday.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities market. Crude finished the day down on concerns over tomorrow's Fed meeting. And natural gas prices hit their lowest level since March 1st.
Speculation the Fed will hold off on curbing stimulus has helped gold prices, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. The metal is up nearly 9 percent this month.
Michael Dudas, Sterne Agee explains why he is keeping an eye on the Fed as the precious metal makes a bounce off the bottom. And Carl Larry, Oil Outlooks and Opinions, take a look at the trading action in oil.
Gold futures settled higher at $1328.40 on Monday, as investors turned their attention to a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting later in the week, which is expected to reaffirm its stance to keep interest rates near zero.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead to where oil and precious metals are likely headed next week.
Barclays analysts don't see gold maintaining upward momentum, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
The low that gold prices hit a month ago will hold for "a fairly long period of time," investor Dennis Gartman told CNBC on Friday. "I'm long gold, but not a gold bug," he added.
Yra Harris, Praxis Trading; Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter; James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management; discuss gold and why they're getting more bullish on bullion
Michael Widmer, metals strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, tells CNBC that the selling pressure on gold has lessened a bit but he is still pessimistic on it.