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Gold ended higher for the first time in six days on Tuesday as stock markets beat a retreat after a series of record highs on Wall Street.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down on the day on supply news. Nat gas was up on the Obama Administration's new initiatives to reduce carbon emissions.
Gold fell for a fifth session on Monday, its longest losing streak in seven months, on rallying stocks and an upcoming ECB policy meeting.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports gold has seen a 4 percent decline in May.
Anthem Blanchard, CEO of Anthem Vault, says that India will become a lot more pro-business under Modi's leadership and that gold demand could rise by 20 to 30 percent per year in the country.
Simona Gambarini, associate director of research at ETF Securities, says that economic optimism is denting the appeal of gold as investors turn to riskier assets.
Gold fell to its lowest in nearly four months on Friday and was on track for its biggest weekly decline in two months.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. An oil inventory build didn't matter, as geopolitical concerns still kept the price up. Nat gas had a bigger build than expected, which pushed its price down. And gold was down again, as was copper.
Oone fund manager has told CNBC that only a fresh macroeconomic sea-change could push investors back into buying the precious metal gold.
John Hathaway, Senior Managing Director and Co-Portfolio Manager at Tocqueville Asset Management, explains why the precious metal still holds appeal.
High demand for gold from Asia's emerging markets due to cultural values may give the precious metal a boost, says Rick Rule, Chairman of Sprott U.S. Holdings.
Gold settled lower, bouncing off its lowest level in nearly four months after data showing that the economy contracted in the first quarter.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A stronger dollar pushed commodities down today. Gold was down, so was crude.
Barry Dawes, Head of Resources at Paradigm Securities, expects more downside ahead for gold but says that stable fundamentals will limit losses.
Gold prices settled near a 3-1/2 month low on Wednesday as the dollar rallied and stock markets held near recent peaks.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold hit a 3-month low, copper popped a bit, oil was down slightly and nat gas was up on the day.
John McGloin, executive chairman at Amara Mining, explains that mining gold in the Ivory Coast in Africa is cheap because of "phenomenal¿ infrastructure and the governmental backing.
Gold ended its lowest level in about 3-1/2 months after strong US data lifted optimism about the economy, while platinum fell.
Gold held below $1,300 an ounce on Monday, but a Ukraine election win could undermine the precious metal's safe haven status.
Gold prices settled lower on Friday, logging a modest weekly loss, as the dollar firmed and investors squared positions before the weekend.