Demand for gold in India usually peaks near the Diwali holiday, but with a weaker economy Indians see silver as a cheaper alternative.» Read More
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.
Gold rose ahead of a key Federal Reserve policy meeting, but gains were capped by lingering fears about the "fiscal cliff"
Hey folks. Here's our update on stock performance--as of the close on Tuesday, 3/27. Most of the names are familiar but there are some new ones (GME) that are having an impact. Fremont General may have run its course as it falls out of the most widely held stocks. News seems to have an impact so you might want to keep an eye on earnings, upgrades and business news. FYI: contest registrations to date: 459,968.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the October's numbers on retail sales and producer prices, and discussing its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Gold slipped to a one-month low below $1,700 an ounce as a weaker price forecast by Goldman triggered some fund liquidation, offsetting news of fresh central bank buying.
The markets, as well as commodities are seeing a sharp sell-off today after the presidential election. Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, discusses commodities' move after the election, and the riots happening in Greece as the parliament votes on proposed spending cuts and tax increases.
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David Greene, Senior Corporate FX Dealer, Western Union Business Solutions and Nick Maroutsos, MD, Kapstream discuss where commodity prices will head in the weeks to come.
Wow-there were a lot of big gains Tuesday, and many of our celebs came from behind to move up the ranks. Chris Moneymaker stepped it up taking the lead with an all-in buy of Gigamedia Monday, netting him over $47,000, Tuesday (and for being first, Chris gets his picture posted). And Ernie Hudson moved from 8th to 6th, AND Johnny Bench moves up two spots from 9th to 7th. At last (and no longer close to last) Johnny's making his move!! Here are the standings:
Most of our celebs had a slow day Monday, but James Cromwell "has been a machine" as someone said. Not only is he buying stocks, he's putting those bonus bucks to work--something the other celebs--and you non-celebs should be using to your advantage. Willie Garson used them to put Johnny Bench back in last place.
Guest blogger Jeff Mishlove is back with a post. He's called it "All That Glitters Is Not Gold." Let's get right to it: Recently, I saw a cartoon where a man and woman had discovered a big, black pot at the end of a rainbow. But, when they looked inside for the gold, instead they discovered that it was full of baked beans. I suspect that many speculators...
Is gold really a good investment -- or does it sit in your portfolio like a brick? John Reade, head of metals strategy at UBS, gave "Squawk on the Street" viewers his take on the ancient commodity. Reade noted that oil prices climbed during the recent diplomatic tensions between Britain and Iran, and asked why gold -- the traditional haven during times of strife -- didn't experience a similar rise...