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  • Gold

    Rich Ilczyszyn, founder and chief market strategist of iiTrader and a "Futures Now" trader, explains why he's bullish on the gold trade right now.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Heavy Volume in Gold & Silver

    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.

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  • Mining

    The $90 billion merger of Glencore and Xstrata is on shaky ground as the two sides struggle to come to terms over the makeup of the combined management team, the New York Times reports.

  • Crude Due For a Bounce?

    Discussing the outlook on energy and metals, with Phillip Streible, RJO Futures.

  • Gold Prices Easing After QE3

    Rich Ilczyszyn, iiTrader.com chief market strategist, discusses whether a gold selloff will spark liquidation.

  • Gold Bull and Bear

    Gold and silver are on a tear, but only one can be your best option. This strategist breaks it down. 

  • Gold

    As gold prices hit a 2012 record of $1,787.40 per ounce on Friday, Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts told CNBC the precious metal could soar to $3,000 or even $5,000 over the longer-term.

  • Gold to Hit $2,000 by Year End: Strategist

    Gold, silver and miners are heading toward highs at the end of 2012, says Michael Purves of Weeden.

  • Gold coins and bar

    With central banks around the world pumping more money into the global economy, gold futures are fast closing in on $2,000 per ounce. Gold stocks have not kept pace, but Newmont Mining CEO Richard O’Brien told CNBC’s "Closing Bell" he expects the sector to catch up and start outperforming.

  • What's Next? $90 Oil?

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson takes a look what fueled Wednesday's dramatic slide in oil futures -- the biggest drop in two months -- and where prices could be headed from here.

  • Lonmin shares are a “buy”, according to John Meyer, head of resources at investment bank Fairfax, despite violence at the company’s South African platinum mines which killed 44 workers.

  • Buy Platinum & Gold, but Not at These Levels

    Ric Spooner, Chief Market Analyst, CMC Markets expects a price pullback in precious metals like platinum & gold. He explains why it's appropriate to aggressively short gold now & only buy in at 1625/1675 levels.

  • BofA Analyst: Gold Will Hit $2,400 in 2 Years

    Francisco Blanch, head of global commodities at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, makes a bullish call in the precious metal and lays out the risks.

  • Platinum

    Mining shares looked like those most precious of commodities last week, with the FTSE mining index jumping 18 percent in the week to Friday.

  • Hottest Hedge Fund Commodity Now

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports platinum is in high demand among hedge funds.

  • Gold coins and bar

    Gold is the “clear winner” from global stimulus measures, according to a report by UK research firm Capital Economics, which says that gains to other commodities such as oil and copper are likely to be brief.

  • Striking mine workers demonstrate as they protest over wage demands outside the Nkageng informal settlement on August 16, 2012 in North West, South Africa.

    Leading international fund managers have reduced their holdings in South Africa’s natural resources sector since fighting at Lonmin’s Marikana mine resulted in the deaths of 44 people last month, with some investors making a strategic decision to unwind their exposure in the country indefinitely, the Financial Times reports.

  • Gold

    With more Federal Reserve stimulus coming and central banks around the world turning into buyers, gold prices have room to run higher, Barrick Gold CEO Jamie Sokalsky said Tuesday.

  • Gold

    With more Federal Reserve stimulus coming and central banks around the world turning into buyers, gold prices have room to run higher, Barrick Gold CEO Jamie Sokalsky said Tuesday.