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  • BENGALURU, July 21- Gold hit a three-week low on Thursday, after falling more than 1 percent in the previous session, as equities rose and with investors eyeing a European Central Bank meeting later in the day amid rising expectations rise for a U.S. interest rate hike. *Spot gold fell 0.3 percent at $1,311.83 an ounce at 0057 GMT. The bank will announce its rate...

  • That compared with $131 million, or 26 cents a share, in the same period a year ago and was well ahead of analysts' expectations, on average, of 29 cents a share, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. It's a deep beat relative to our numbers and the street, " BMO Capital Markets analyst Andrew Kaip said. Newmont, which has mines in the Americas, Africa, Australia and Asia...

  • MEXICO CITY, July 20- Canadian mining company Agnico Eagle said on Wednesday that a group of armed men stormed one of its mines in northern Mexico early on Tuesday morning, injuring a security guard and making off with a haul of silver and gold. Agnico Sonora, the company's Mexican subsidiary, did not provide an estimate of the value of the theft, but said the La India...

  • The U.S.-based miner said adjusted income rose to $231 million, or 44 cents a share, in the quarter to end-June from $131 million, or 26 cents a share, in the same period a year ago. Newmont's stock rose to $40.20 after hours from a $39.29 close. Newmont, which has mines in the Americas, Africa, Australia and Asia lowered its forecast for all-in sustaining costs- the gold...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • JERUSALEM, July 20- For decades, Israel's high growth was driven by exports of oranges, diamonds, pharmaceuticals and software, but the picture is changing due to weak global demand and a strong shekel. "We are exporting 80 percent less than our peak" a decade ago, said Joseph Ben-Dor, chief executive of Ben-Dor Fruits& Nurseries on the Jordan River in northern Israel.

  • SYDNEY/ LONDON, July 20- BHP Billiton and Anglo American have reported setbacks in their iron ore production, but analysts said the contraction was nowhere near enough to dent the massive global supply glut that has driven prices to record lows. Overnight on Tuesday, BHP Billiton narrowly missed its iron ore output target in the financial year just ended...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • *Spot gold remained nearly flat at $1,328.70 an ounce at 0057 GMT. *Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union has led analysts to raise their gold price forecasts again this year, after the decision shook up financial markets and sparked a rally in the precious metal to two-year high. *Bank of England policymaker Martin Weale said on Monday he was unsure...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • VANCOUVER/ TORONTO, July 15- Soaring gold and silver prices have clipped a deal-making spree for metals streaming companies- the mining financiers that provided a lifeline to the cash-strapped industry in recent years. "Streaming companies were almost the savior of the industry," said John Ing, president of brokerage Maison Placements Canada, but the price...

  • Gold prices drop as global risk sentiment improves

    The price of the precious metal is set to post its first weekly decline since May as investor risk appetite improves.

  • It's not just Brexit. Wild swings in financial markets due to stimulus measures are spurring Japanese consumers to snap up gold.

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • How to play the precious metal outpacing gold’s big rally

    Silver prices are up 50 percent so far this year, even outperforming the metal’s shiny cousin: gold. CNBC’s Deirdre Bosa explains how to trade surging silver prices.

  • LONDON, July 14- For every action there is a reaction and never more so than when it comes to industrial commodity supply chains. The price of terbium metal in China is currently 3,475 yuan per kilogram, according to Mysteel. This month five years ago it was 26,500 yuan.

  • Oil Price Distortion

    There is significant speculative pressure on commodity prices that is not justified by fundamentals, says CEF Holdings' Warren Gilman.

  • Silver Winner

    While everyone has been eyeing gold, silver has actually been the winning commodity so far this year, says U.S. Global Investors's Frank Holmes.

  • Commodities tomorrow:

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, July 13- Gold rose 1 percent on Wednesday, recovering from its lowest in nearly two weeks, as prospects for further economic stimulus helped to bolster investor appetite while the dollar remained flat. Spot gold was up 0.8 percent at $1,342.41 an ounce by 3:20 p.m. EDT, having earlier touched $1,327.30, its lowest since July 1.