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  • If anyone was still in doubt about whether the era of ever-rising prices driven by rapid Chinese growth was over, events of the past week have surely dispelled it. The FT reports.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Big Build in Gasoline

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy was a bit better, in spite of a fairly bearish inventory report and a large build in gasoline.

  • Gold Drops, Stocks Soar, What Gives?

    Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, and James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management, discuss what's driving equities higher despite a revision in GDP and a three year low for the precious metal.

  • Commodities Tomorrow:

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A lackluster session in the oil markets today, as oil came down a bit. If the oil supply is up again this week, it will put even more downward pressure on prices.

  • How to Play the Precious Metal Drag

    Jeffrey Christian, CPM Group, explains why he thinks now is the time to buy gold, despite a slew of forecast cuts on metals by major Wall Street firms.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Goldman Lowers Gold Forecast

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up more than 1 percent at the close, while gold was down about 1 percent.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gold Under $1,300

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Today, commodities got crushed, following Ben Bernanke's remarks yesterday. Gold closed at a nearly three-year low. Oil was hit as well.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Oil & Gold Selloff

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Following the Fed's statement, oil and gold both sold off, as Bernanke struck a more upbeat tone on the economy, she says.

  • Debate It! Go for the Gold?

    Fast Money traders Jon Najarian and Steve Weiss debate a bear versus bull play on the precious metal.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Waiting for Ben

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil extended its run today, while metals took it on the chin. Traders are watching Bernanke for indications that he'll taper sooner rather than later.

  • Commodities Tomorrow:

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up to nearly $99/barrel before closing below $98. The situation in Syria and the week's Fed watch is having an impact.

  • Platinum bars

    A record deficit in platinum supplies is set to push prices higher, as unrest sweeps the South African mining industry and demand is boosted by the auto sector and a new exchange traded fund.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Eye On Iran

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders are waiting to see how the Iranian elections go.

  • Gold Suffers Mood Swings on Fed Concerns

    Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors, discusses how the precious metal is reacting to taper talk and central bank moves.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Expecting Nat Gas Surplus

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Natural gas rebounded today, ahead of tomorrow's storage report.

  • William L. Marcy

    When does $1,000 equal $2.6 million? When it's a nearly unique $1,000 silver certificate.

  • Risks in the Mining Space

    Mike Elliot, Global and Asia-Pacific Mining & Metals Leader at Ernst & Young says the focus has shifted to productivity in the mining space. Rob Aspin of Standard Chartered Bank Wealth Management Group weighs in.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Central Banks & Oil

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Concerns over central bank policies drove down commodities prices today. Rising interest rate environments put pressure on gold, as well.

  • Commodities Tomorrow:

    Mixed data out of China drove oil prices down today. The metals were down across the board during the trading day, but settled slightly higher.

  • There was a mysterious move in gold just before the jobs report release. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details.