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Gold ended higher on Tuesday, overcoming the drag of profit-taking due to a weaker U.S. dollar and concerns over global economic growth.
Gold hit a 3-1/2 month peak on Monday as fears over U.S. economic growth and a weaker dollar added to the metals' safe-haven appeal.
Jonathan Barratt, Founder of Barratt's Bulletin, says continued Chinese demand for the precious metal could push gold prices to hit $1,340.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There was a mixed session for crude today. Nat gas was down after there was some relief from the weather. And gold closed just about $1318.
The winter chill on the economy is sending gold bears into hibernation as the precious metal soars to fresh three-month highs.
Gold appears to be regaining favor with investors and gains look set to continue in the near term driven by a strong technical picture, says ANZ.
Gold settled higher, posting its biggest weekly gain in six months as a series of weak U.S. data this week raised fears about economic growth.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was flat on the day, but stayed around the $100/barrel mark. Nat gas futures were up, again due to cold weather and a bigger-than-expected drawdown. Gold touched $1,300 today, and closed around that mark.
Sam Walsh, CEO of Rio Tinto, discusses his company's quarterly results, which included a 15% increase in dividends, and weighs in on the state of gold prices.
Gold settled at a three-month high, breaking above $1,300 after disappointing US economic figures further hurt the dollar and equity markets.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude oil closed above $100, up on the day, even though the build was more than expected. Gold closed about the $1280 mark.
Brad Gordon, CEO of African Barrick Gold, says 2013 was a "watershed year" for the group and that it now has a "lot more discipline" for capital expenditures.
Mike Amey, portfolio manager at Pimco, discusses commodities and says that an upside to the oil price is "not obvious."
Gold settled higher on Wednesday as positive technical factors outweighed a rise in investor appetite for riskier assets.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude hovers around $100/barrel. Nat gas prices were supported as another winter storm is headed up the coast.
The emerging markets sell-off could boost mining companies, analysts said on Tuesday, ahead of earnings from some of the sector's biggest names.
King Lip, Chief Investment Officer at Baker Avenue Asset Management tells us which trade he prefers - gold or the U.S. dollar
Gold ended near its highest in three months after new Fed Chair Janet Yellen's first congressional testimony.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up slightly, over $100. Nat gas was down around 4 percent today, as cold temperatures are baked into the current price.
Nitesh Shah, research analyst at ETF Securities, says that excluding gold, 2013 saw some "pretty strong inflows" in commodities and that it should continue in 2014.