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Gold dropped as uncertainty about the duration of the Federal Reserve's economic stimulus program decreased bullion's appeal as a hedge against inflation.
Gold fell on Friday, but rebounded sharply off a 4-1/2 month low after U.S. data showed job market growth has slowed, suggesting the Federal Reserve may retain its monetary stimulus in the near term.
Gold stretched higher on Monday on hopes that an agreement to head off a fiscal crisis could soon be at hand.
Gold rose, but stayed in sight of last week's four-month lows as investors focused on talks between the White House and Congress to prevent the U.S. economy from plunging into recession next year.
Gold was little changed in thin pre-holiday trade on Monday, as prices stayed near a four-month low as the U.S. fiscal stalemate drove investors to the sidelines.
Should you buy gold or get out of the way? Gold gets gutted as it drops below a key technical level, with Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
Drastic falls in the price of oil and gold, doubling of the yield in 30-year Treasurys and mass nationalizations in Japan’s struggling electronics industry may be on the agenda next year.
Gold rose on Wednesday as its inflation-hedge appeal received a boost after the U.S. Federal Reserve took an unprecedented step to commit to near-zero interest rates as long as unemployment remains high.
Actor Stephen Collins continues to make solid gains each day--and he's very consistent in adding $3,000 a day in Bonus Bucks (so that's why we put in his picture). His strategy is paying off as he builds his lead in "Trading With The Stars." Actor Ernie Hudson is making some buys and sells as is Hall of Famer Johnny Bench--who's still in 9th place, but at least he's staying out of the cellar..
Gold may glitter, but base metals often are also indicators of global economic health. Two analysts who joined "Power Lunch" agree that the commodities -- used in construction, electronics, healthcare and manufacturing -- are due for a correction. But the downturn may not be as general -- or as soon -- as some investors fear. Matthew Parry, economist at Moody's Economy.com, is only "mildly bearish" on metals as a whole.
Gold edged up on Friday, rebounding from early lows, as upbeat U.S. nonfarm payrolls data did not alter a view that the Federal Reserve will continue to use bullion-friendly economic stimulus to boost growth.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead to where oil and precious metals are likely headed next week.
Hey folks, here's a bit of a re-cap of the leaders as well as today's trivia questions for those bonus bucks. And we have the interview with weekly winner#4--John Tepichin--from his "Power Lunch" interview today. As we said, Deborah Taft is still at the top of the leaderboard, but the spots below her are changing names. Here's the top five.
Is now the golden opportunity to buy the precious metal? Analyst Michael Dudas says gold has $2,000 upside target.
Stephen Sheung, VP & Investment Strategist, SHK Private explains why he thinks gold has plenty of room to move to the upside. He adds that the Fed could expand its QE program at the December meeting.
Gold stalled on Wednesday, within sight of an almost four-month low as signs of progress in the U.S. fiscal talks that dented bullion's safe-haven appeal.
Any time military action is a possibility, you absolutely need a gold play, Cramer says. And it doesn't hurt to have some cash on hand either, just in case there's a panic you could profit from.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Gold edged up in quiet trade on a dollar drop and a mixed bag of U.S. and Chinese manufacturing data.
Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners, and Barry Knapp, Barclays, discuss yesterday's market sell-off and weigh in on the outlook for the remainder of the year.
The Futures Now team discusses which candidate would be better for gold.