• LONDON, Feb 11- Miner and commodities trader Glencore plans to divest its stake in platinum producer Lonmin and to cut capital expenditure this year in response to market volatility, it said on Wednesday as it reported increased copper and coal output. Like its peers, Glencore has been hit by a rout is prices of commodities such as copper, coal and oil.

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, Jan 29- Gold prices tumbled more than 2 percent to a two-week low on Thursday, while silver fell more than 6 percent and platinum more than 3 percent as the U.S. That's what's turned gold down here, "said Bill O'Neill, co-founder of commodities investment firm LOGIC Advisors in Upper Saddle River, New Jersey. Spot gold fell to a two-week low of $1,251.86...

  • *SPOT PLATINUM TUMBLES 3.6 PCT TO 3-WEEK LOW AT $1,208/OZ Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 11:05 AM ET
  • *Silver up more than 3 pct; platinum, palladium also rise. LONDON, Dec 18- Gold climbed more than 2 percent on Thursday after the Federal Reserve said it would take a patient approach toward raising interest rates, lifting stock markets and commodities while dampening the dollar. A break of stops above $1,200 an ounce sparked a rally in gold in early European trade,...

  • SINGAPORE, Dec 4- Gold edged lower on Thursday as the metal's appeal as a hedge declined with the dollar trading at a 5-1/ 2- year high against basket of major currencies. *Gold has been moving in tandem with oil prices recently as the metal is seen as a hedge against oil-led inflation. *South African precious metals mining firms Sibanye Gold and Northam Platinum are...

  • *Platinum briefly dips to a discount to gold. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Nov 20- Gold rose on Thursday on data showing rising U.S. inflation, and after the previous day's 1- percent drop triggered renewed physical interest by price-sensitive Asian buyers. Spot gold was up 0.7 percent at $1,191.44 an ounce by 1:55 p.m. EST, while U.S. gold futures for December delivery settled...

  • Tracking the outlook for precious metals   Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 7:32 PM ET
    Tracking the outlook for precious metals

    Daniel Hynes, Senior Commodity Strategist at ANZ, discusses the demand and supply issues in precious metals like platinum, palladium and gold.

  • This is how oil price movement affects gold   Monday, 19 May 2014 | 2:15 AM ET
    This is how oil price movement affects gold

    James Steel, chief precious metals analyst at HSBC, discusses how inflation and commodity indices affects the price of oil and the knock on impact on gold.

  • Gold market expects tapering: strategist   Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 11:20 AM ET
    Gold market expects tapering: strategist

    Michael Widmer, metals strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses metal commodities and says gold should rally if tapering does not start soon.

  • Platinum will outperform gold: Pro   Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 11:22 PM ET
    Platinum will outperform gold: Pro

    Han Pin Hsi, Global Head of Commodities Research at Standard Chartered tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks platinum will outperform gold.

  • Challenges for the Platinum Industry   Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 8:19 PM ET
    The Challenges For The Platinum Industry

    Greg Johnson, President & CEO of Prophecy Platinum, talks about the rise in platinum prices and the impact of mining labor unrest in South Africa.

  • Tough Times Ahead in Commodities?   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 7:31 AM ET
    Tough Times Ahead in Commodities?

    Kevin Book of ClearView Energy and Edmund Moy of Morgan Gold discuss the metals meltdown, as gold dips below $1,200 and oil edges down.

  • Trade of the Day: Be Long Platinum Vs Gold?   Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 5:35 AM ET
    Trade of the Day: Be Long Platinum Vs Gold?

    What should investors do with equity markets at record highs? Here is a recap of trade tips from today.

  • Gold Bull's Bold Call   Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 12:30 PM ET
    Gold Bull's Bold Call

    The Fast Money traders provide their plays on Merck, Microsoft and Best Buy. And Rick Rule, Sprout Asset Management, explains why he thinks gold prices are due for a "technical recovery."

  • A Bull's Stand Against Gold's Panic Selling   Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 10:02 AM ET
    A Bull's Stand Against Gold's Panic Selling

    Thomas Vitiello, Aurum Options Strategies, shares his metal strategy as the sell-off continues in gold, silver, and platium this morning.

  • Time to Go For the Gold?   Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 6:34 AM ET
    Time to Go For the Gold?

    Phil Silverman, Managing Partner of Kingsview Capital, explains why to wait on gold and silver plays as equities hit all-time highs.

  • Choose Silver or Platinum Over Gold   Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 11:00 PM ET
    Silver and Platinum Better than Gold

    Ric Spooner, Chief Market Analyst at CMC Markets tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks silver and platinum are better bets than gold.

  • Is the 'Gold Era' Over? Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 11:50 AM ET
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  • Gold Snaps 4-Day Losing Streak   Tuesday, 5 Mar 2013 | 1:25 PM ET
    Gold Snaps 4-Day Losing Streak

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on how the metals market is closing for the day.

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