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  • Commodities tomorrow:

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

  • *Spot gold may gain further to $1,272/ ounce- technicals. Prime Minister Theresa May said the incident was being treated as a terrorist attack, making it the deadliest militant assault in Britain since four British Muslims killed 52 people in suicide bombings on London's transport system in July 2005. "Right now, precious metals prices are relatively quiet, this...

  • *Spot gold may gain further to $1,272 per ounce- technicals. May 23- Gold was steady on Tuesday with investors staying on the sidelines following an explosion in the English city of Manchester that left at least 19 people dead and over 50 injured. "Right now, precious metals prices are relatively quiet, this despite tragic news coming out of Manchester, England," said...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

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

  • Tourists watching the bull statue in front of the Stock Exchange on the Bund, Pudong skyline in the distance, Shanghai, China.

    Chaotic trade in Chinese commodity futures is offering new opportunities for international exchanges that are trying to get raw material traders to manage their risks.

  • This heart-shaped diamond just sold for over $13-million dollars

    "Le Legende," a 92-carat heart-shaped diamond, just sold for over $13-million dollars at a Christie's auction in Geneva.

  • TORONTO, May 18- Canada's benchmark stock index fell in a broad retreat early on Thursday, weighed down by mining and energy shares as prices for gold and oil slipped.

  • TORONTO, May 17- Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday, tracking global market concerns that U.S. The White House's problems worsened on Tuesday when media reported the Republican president had asked Comey in February to end a probe into his former national security adviser, a move that could be seen as obstruction of justice. The White House dismissed the...

  • *Breaks above technical resistance at $1,245. LONDON, May 17- Gold rose to its highest in two weeks as political turmoil and weak economic data in the United States reduced expectations of aggressive interest rate rises this year, pushed down U.S. bond yields and drove the dollar to its lowest in six months. at $1,258.38 an ounce at 1414 GMT, after hitting $1.259 an...

  • TORONTO, May 17- Canada's main stock index fell at the open on Wednesday in broad-based declines led by banks, but losses were tempered by higher gold prices, which bolstered precious metal mining shares. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index shed 76.41 points, or 0.49 percent, to 15,466.92. The only gainers among the index's 10 key sectors were...

  • *Dollar index hits lowest since Nov. 9* Gold faces a resistance at $1,245 per ounce- technicals* Sliver, Platinum touch over two-week highs. Trump asked his now-dismissed Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey to end a probe into ties between former national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russia, according to a source who has seen a memo written...

  • *Dollar index hits lowest since Nov. 9* Gold faces a resistance at $1,245 per ounce- technicals* Sliver, Platinum touch over two-week highs. Trump asked his now dismissed Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey to end a probe into ties between former national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russia, according to a source who has seen a memo written...

  • Commodities tomorrow:

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

  • LONDON, May 16- Gold prices extended gains for a fourth day on Tuesday as political troubles in the United States dented the dollar while a more upbeat scenario in Europe lifted the euro. "The dollar is weak today, which has helped precious metals across the board," said Carsten Menke, analyst at Julius Baer in Zurich, saying the move in the greenback was a combination...

  • MEXICO CITY, May 16- Top Mexican miners Grupo Mexico, Penoles, Fresnillo and billionaire Carlos Slim's Frisco together owe nearly $180 million in mining royalties to Mexico for 2015, according to preliminary government figures seen by Reuters. The documents, which are part of an industry-wide review for tax compliance led by Mexico's tax authority, estimate...

  • *Dollar index marks lowest since November* Spot gold may rise more to $1,245 per ounce- technicals* Platinum hovers near two-week highs touched Monday. May 16- Gold prices rose for a fourth day on Tuesday as the dollar slid on signs of slower economic activity in the United States that dented expectations of an aggressive string of interest rate hikes by the U.S.

  • *Spot gold was up 0.1 percent at $1,231.06 per ounce at 0057 GMT. The White House said the allegations, first reported by the Washington Post, were not true. *North Korea said on Monday it had successfully conducted a mid- to-long-range missile test and would continue such launches "any time, any place," defying UN Security Council resolutions and warnings from the...

  • *Spot gold was up 0.1 percent at $1,231.06 per ounce at 0057 GMT. The White House said the allegations, first reported by the Washington Post, were not true. *North Korea said on Monday it had successfully conducted a mid- to-long-range missile test and would continue such launches "any time, any place", defying UN Security Council resolutions and warnings from the...

  • NEW YORK, May 15- Paulson& Co held its stake steady in the world's biggest gold exchange-traded fund while Soros Fund Management stayed out of the precious metal in the first quarter of 2017, when bullion prices rallied to 3-1/ 2- month highs, a filing showed on Monday. New York- based Paulson& Co, led by longtime gold bull John Paulson, kept its stake unchanged in SPDR...

  • NEW YORK, May 15- Paulson& Co held its stake steady in the world's biggest gold exchange-traded fund while Soros Fund Management stayed out of the precious metal in the first quarter of 2017, when bullion prices rallied to 3-1/ 2- month highs, a filing showed on Monday. New York- based Paulson& Co, led by longtime gold bull John Paulson, kept its stake unchanged in SPDR...