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  • Commodities tomorrow: Another crude build expected

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders expect to see another build in crude inventories tomorrow. Nat gas was higher today, as frigid temps remained in the northeast.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil rebounds, nat gas down

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. News from the IEA suggests Middle East production is stalling. Oil ended the day up 75 cents.

  • What's driving down iron ore prices?

    Jeff Largey, head of European metals and mining at Macquarie Capital, discusses whether the pressure on the price of iron ore will continue and comments on the state of ArcelorMittal.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Big, bearish build

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There was a big build in oil and gas today, and both were down on the day.

  • A logo sits on a sign outside Glencore Xstrata Plc's headquarters in Baar, Switzerland.

    Miner and commodities trader to divest its stake in platinum producer Lonmin and cut capital expenditure in response to market volatility.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Crude crushed

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down big on the day as the EIA said it would take time to work through inventories. And after Citi's $20 call yesterday, JPMorgan piled on today.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Citi vs. OPEC

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. OPEC says lower prices will hurt US producers, forcing countries to buy Middle Eastern oil. And Citi says oil could fall to $20.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Crude rebounds, get used to it

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude oil popped today, closing over the $50 level. Also, the natural gas drawdown was far lower than expected, which drove prices down.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil crashes

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil ended it's winning streak today after a massive crude oil build was announced by EIA. Traders say swings like this could be commonplace.

  • Commodities tomorrow: 'Dead cat' bounces higher

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up big on the day, but many traders think this is a short-term blip.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Bottom or dead-cat bounce

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders are saying we may have reached a bottom. Or we may be seeing a dead cat bounce.

  • The gold price is going down: Pro

    Matthew Turner, precious metals analyst at Macquarie Securities, says he is bearish on the gold price, which he thinks will fall below $1,200.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Crude hits 6-year low

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil hit 6-year lows today but ended the day up slightly. Nat gas and gold were both down on the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil under $45

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The fact that crude settled under $45, traders say, means that it will likely fall even further.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Good day today

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was actually up on the day as the dollar was down. Nat gas was up on the day, as well, and gold was also positive today.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Dollar pressures oil

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A stronger dollar put downward pressure on oil, and nat gas was down even with the winter temperatures dropping.

  • Commodities tomorrow: ECB squeezes oil

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The ECB's QE announcement put downward pressure on oil today, as did a huge weekly build. Nat gas settled down, as well, as inventories were down less than expected. Gold was higher on the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil up on the day

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, as traders continued to seek the bottom. Nat gas was up on colder weather forecasts, and gold was down today.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas hit on warmer temps

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI was down more than $2 on the day. The IMF cutting its growth forecast and weak China data were among the reasons why.

  • Is gold the ultimate safe haven?

    Is gold still a safe haven? Mark O'Byrne, executive and research director at GoldCore, seems to think so, saying that the Swiss National Bank's recent decision was the "icing on the cake" to show how gold thrives in a volatile environment.