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CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on how the metals are doing amid worries about Fed policies and housing reports. The dollar was down, but so was gold, ahead of this week's Fed meeting.
Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, says that rising consumer confidence is based on "phony growth" and that the Fed's action could lead to a dollar crisis and a worse financial crisis than in 2008.
Gold has emerged largely unscathed from the sharp selloff that's gripped markets in recent weeks, but this week's meeting by the Federal Open Market Committee could be a game changer.
Gold futures settled lower at $1366 per ounce as U.S. equities rallied and bullion buyers took to the sidelines before the conclusion of a two-day Fed policy meeting.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up to nearly $99/barrel before closing below $98. The situation in Syria and the week's Fed watch is having an impact.
Gold dropped as the U.S. dollar rose, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson. Traders are waiting to hear from the Fed this week.
This pro trader says what will drive the gold market this week.
Gold settled lower at $1,383 on Monday as a Wall Street rally decreased the need for safe-haven buying, with investors awaiting this week's US Fed meeting.
Investors are fleeing gold, whose price has slumped 10 percent over the past 3 months. But Indians are so gold crazy they're sacrificing their country's economy. The GP reports.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil is its highest level in 9 months, due to concerns over Syria. The G8 and FOMC meetings will be key next week, as well.
This pro trader explains how to use the technicals to predict gold's next move.
Gold settled higher at $1,387 an ounce on Friday, driven by resilient demand for coins and bars and a pullback in the US equities market lifted gold on the day and for the week.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders are waiting to see how the Iranian elections go.
Gold is near the lows of the session as the yen strengthens against the dollar, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors, discusses how the precious metal is reacting to taper talk and central bank moves.
What should investors do with equity markets at record highs? Here is a recap of trade tips from today.
Michael Widmer, metals strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, tells CNBC that as emerging markets get more affluent, demand for jewelry and gold increases.
Gold settled roughly 1 percent lower as encouraging U.S. retail sales and job data fueled speculation on possible scaled-back Fed stimulus.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Natural gas rebounded today, ahead of tomorrow's storage report.
Gold is poised to close near session highs, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.