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Jim Steel, chief commodities analyst, HSBC; Peter Beutel, president and author, Cameron Hanover; and Michael Woolfolk, BNY Mellon offer a roundup of commodities and what's likely to happen over the next few months.
A look at the what the dollar, oil and the precious metals are doing around the world, with Brian Dolan, Forex.com, and Carl Larry, Blue Ocean Brokerage.
Stocks started May on a softer footing, in a day of mixed signals from markets.
The day after Bin Laden’s capture, how different will the world look? On Monday, oil and gold barely moved and the dollar fell while stocks struggled to hold a rally. Could auto sales and better earnings reports change that picture?
The same investors that turned silver red hot are now being blamed for its decline. They are short-term traders who helped drive the nearly 30% parabolic price climb in silver futures in the past month and analysts say they were behind its dramatic fall Sunday and Monday.
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 tomorrow.
Assessing long-term risk in commodities, and the impact of bin Laden's death on the sector, with Andre Julian, OpVest CFO and Edward Meir, MF Global.
The Fast Money traders and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, weigh in on the market's reaction to Bin Laden's death and how to play it.
The amazing race in the precious metals market is taking a breather. A look at where metals are headed, with Darin Newsom, Telvent DTN; Nicholas Snowdon, Barclays Capital, and Phillip Streible, Lind-Waldock.
As investors send prices soaring for not only gold, but now also silver, consumers have been unearthing ancient stashes of silverware, teapots and jewelry from long-discarded beaus, and trading them in at pawn shops or selling them on eBay for cash. The New York Times reports.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's "Squawk on the Street."
Robust earnings reports and new money from fund managers may put a bounce into stocks at the start of the week, but the focus will quickly turn to economic news, especially Friday's April jobs report.
Traders are saying there won't be a let up in metals until the dollar starts turning around, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
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.
Insight on whether there is more room to run for silver, with Matt Shapiro, MWS Capital and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services.
"I think what you're starting to see is a tremendous amount of speculation in the market, and it's being driven by the silver ETF...the silver ETF traded more than the SPDR (S&P 500 ETF)," one metals trader says.
"I think what you're starting to see is a tremendous amount of speculation in the market, and it's being driven by the silver ETF. Yesterday, the silver ETF traded more than the SPDR (S&P 500 ETF)," one metals trader says.
Matt Hougan, IndexUniverse, assesses whether a bubble is forming in silver ETFs.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
Silver jumped 6 percent Thursday on the back of dollar weakness after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's dovish remarks Wednesday, but some analysts doubt the price can hit and stay above the $50 mark.