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  • Gold losing its luster?

    Gold hits a fresh, 5-week low, and has its worst week since June. CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on gold and oil. JJ Kinahan, TD Ameritrade, and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional, trade the precious metal.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gold bugs look to FOMC

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up a buck and could go higher tomorrow, based on events in Libya and Syria. Gold dropped $30 today, due to concerns about next week's FOMC meeting.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Oil & gas prices drop

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson looks at how oil prices have fallen as support grows for a plan for Syria to cede its possession of chemical weapons, the resulting impact on retail gasoline prices in the U.S. and how much further pump prices could fall.

  • Glencore Xstrata promised investors on Tuesday it would slash costs, shelve risky projects and squeeze more benefits from its $46 billion takeover of mining group Xstrata, lifting its target to at least $2 billion of synergies by next year.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Oil prices fall

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Trading Block: Crude & currency in focus

    Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management, and Kevin Book, ClearView Energy Partners, provide perspective on how the threat of a U.S. strike in Syria is impacting oil and currency prices.

  • Diamond appeal in China

    Alan Davies, Chief Executive, Diamonds & Minerals at Rio Tinto expects double digit growth in China's fashion jewellery sector, boosting demand for diamonds.

  • The 118-carat white diamond, on display at Sotheby's in New York

    Sotheby's is planning to offer a giant D-color diamond next month that could well become the most expensive rock ever sold at auction.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Energy complex recovered

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Oil, metals both lower

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • After falling by almost 20 percent earlier this year, copper prices have rallied over the past two months, helped by an uptick in Chinese economic activity. However, analysts warn the rebound may be short-lived.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Focus is on Syria

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Still watching Syria

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy and metals were lower on a stronger dollar. The situation in Syria continues to preoccupy traders, even though military action does not appear to be imminent.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Focus on possible US strike

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gold closes above $1,400

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Falling demand from China will likely cause an oversupply in the copper market by the end of this year and could weigh on prices for the metal until 2016, the CEO of copper miner Antofagasta told CNBC on Tuesday.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Traders add to gold & silver

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Cashin's outlook on gold

    Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, explains that the $2 trillion of excess reserves held by the banking system is why big investors aren't seeing the inflation they expected.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gold flat, US oil prices up 1%

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Manufacturing data ahead

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.