MOSCOW, March 6- Russia's Norilsk Nickel reported a 16 percent drop in 2017 net profit on Tuesday due to a smaller foreign exchange gain, but was optimistic about prospects for its largest revenue generator palladium, saying a market deficit could widen. Its net profit fell to $2.1 billion last year, missing analysts' average estimate of $2.4 billion in a Reuters...
With commodity prices rallying off historical lows over the past year, pricing in "robust" expectations, but now, markets need to see real demand, Goldman Sachs said.
Rate hike signalling from the Fed will put pressure on gold but don't panic just yet, says Wayne Gordon, commodities and FX strategist at UBS WM.
The rally in palladium prices could be due to China's lease rates or vehicle emission control policies, says Ayers Alliance Securities' Jonathan Barratt.
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.
Andrei Bugrov, senior vice president at Norilsk Nickel, talks about the health and future outlook of the nickel, palladium and platinum market.
Andrei Bugrov, senior vice president at Norilsk Nickel, says the firm doesn’t see China’s competition as bitter or lethal, but is instead “blessed” by having a “neighbor” like China.
Chinese trade data suggests the country's 'old economy' is still slowing, which is not good news for commodity investors, says Dominic Schnider, head of commodity and APAC forex at UBS Wealth Management.
James Cordier, founder of OptionSellers.com, discusses the impact that the Volkswagen emissions scandal has on the prices of platinum and palladium.
Daniel Hynes, Senior Commodity Strategist at ANZ, discusses the demand and supply issues in precious metals like platinum, palladium and gold.
Michael McGlone, ETF Securities, dissects the recent moves in copper and palladium.
Mike Harrowell, Senior Resources Analyst at BBY, explains why the prospects for palladium remain positive despite geopolitical concerns surrounding its largest producer, Russia.
Gold has given back a week's worth of trades in one day, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. Some gold traders say now is the time to buy.
Looking ahead to tomorrow's employment report, Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, and Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial, discuss how investors should trade today.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports gold traders are waiting for the Fed decision.
Traders think gold could go to $1300 if equities continue to falter, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
Gold and silver are seeing safe haven buying, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on weakness in the metals at the close.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports gold prices saw a nice pop after disappointing jobs data.
Gold prices are closing down about $5, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.