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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.
Gold fell as speculation over an earlier-than-expected hike in U.S. interest rates after strong jobs data dragged on prices.
Gold edged up on Friday, gaining some traction from weaker European shares, but was vulnerable to further losses after falling in the previous session.
Gold ended lower, halting a four-session win-streak, as the dollar extended earlier gains after U.S. nonfarm payrolls rose more than expected in June.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down on the day, after the market grew less worried over supply disruptions in Libya. Gas prices are the highest they've been for a July 4th weekend over the last 6 years.
Investor sentiment for the precious metal gold fell to a 4½-year low last month, according to new research by London-based online exchange BullionVault.
Gold ended higher for a fourth straight session on Wednesday ahead of the release of the closely watched June payrolls report on Thursday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down on the day, nat gas sold off, as well. Gold was up, however, as traders look to Thursday's job report.
Gold settled at its loftiest level since mid-April on Tuesday as bets that record-low interest rates will persist buoyed stocks.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down on the day, nat gas popped on the day as warmer temperatures drew traders back in. And gold closed up at $1,322.
Gold held near a two-month high, and looked set to post its second quarterly gain as geopolitical tensions boosted its safe-haven appeal.
Gold settled higher on Friday, posting its fourth straight weekly gain, as weak US data on consumer spending hurt the dollar.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down on the day, as traders seemingly grew less concerned about Iraq. Gold was down on the day, partly on concerns over declining Chinese imports.
Singapore's new gold contract targets traders who buy gold at wholesale levels and will tap into the demand shift from the West to the East, says Albert Cheng, MD, Far East at World Gold Council.
Gold settled lower on Thursday as U.S. consumer spending data and sliding crude oil prices sent prices below a two-month high earlier this week.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
It's still a bull market says Dennis Gartman, "The Gartman Letter" editor, sharing his thoughts on Tuesday's triple-digit drop in the Dow. I think it's time to be neutral again, says Gartman.
Gold fell as physical buying dried up after prices jumped to their highest in two months, while silver also slipped.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was mixed today, nat gas was up on the day, and gold hit a 10-week high today.