NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at 1 p.m.:. Platinum Underwriters Holdings Ltd. rose 20.4 percent to $73.75. Australia Acquisition Corp. rose 7.7 percent to $28.04.» Read More
*Gold hits lowest since Jan. 10, below $1,230/ oz. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Sept 12- Gold slumped to an eight-month low on Friday, dropping 1 percent as a lack of physical and investment demand and widespread commodities losses weighed on bullion. Gold's losses also pressured silver and platinum group metals, with platinum hitting a 2014 low earlier in the session.
*Platinum, palladium suffer biggest loss in nearly a year. NEW YORK, June 12- Commodity futures saw some of their most volatile moves for the year on Thursday, with U.S. crude oil at nine-month highs on worries escalating violence in Iraq could disrupt supplies, while most other markets hit multi-month lows on weaker fundamentals.
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.
Michael Widmer, metals strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses metal commodities and says gold should rally if tapering does not start soon.
Han Pin Hsi, Global Head of Commodities Research at Standard Chartered tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks platinum will outperform gold.
Greg Johnson, President & CEO of Prophecy Platinum, talks about the rise in platinum prices and the impact of mining labor unrest in South Africa.
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.
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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."
Thomas Vitiello, Aurum Options Strategies, shares his metal strategy as the sell-off continues in gold, silver, and platium this morning.
Phil Silverman, Managing Partner of Kingsview Capital, explains why to wait on gold and silver plays as equities hit all-time highs.
Ric Spooner, Chief Market Analyst at CMC Markets tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks silver and platinum are better bets than gold.
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CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on how the metals market is closing for the day.
Nick Trevethan, Senior Commodities Strategist at ANZ Research says the recent labor unrest in South Africa will push prices higher on mining services. He predicts gold could reach the 1,890 level.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports President Obama's State of the Union address called for more government spending and reconstruction, which is supportive of copper, platinum and palladium.
Nicholas Brooks, head of research and investment strategy at ETF Securities, tells CNBC how supply side factors are fueling high commodity prices, particularly for copper, platinum and palladium.
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The Futures Now team discuss the trade on industrial metals versus precious metals.
Is the bullish price action in platinum a sign of growth or simply a shortage of a rare metal?