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Oil prices move up to end the volatile week with a modest gain

Oil futures move up on Friday, with gains for a fourth-straight session allowing prices to rebound from the lowest settlements since May after a sharp drop on Monday.

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Gold prices end lower to log first weekly loss in 5 weeks

Gold futures end lower on Friday to post their first weekly loss in five weeks as Treasury yields bounced and the U.S. dollar edged higher.

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Oil prices post highest settlement in more than a week

Oil futures rise for a third straight session on Thursday, erasing a Monday rout to turn higher for the week, as traders shake off concerns about the impact on demand of the spread of the delta variant of the coronavirus a...

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Why coffee futures scored their biggest 1-day gain in over 7 years

Coffee futures moved up by 10% on Thursday, with prices posting their largest single-session gain since early 2014 and their highest settlement in more than six years as drought and frost threaten coffee crops in Brazil, t...

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Gold prices settle higher after ECB decision, rise in U.S. jobless claims

Gold futures mark a modest gain on Thursday, holding to a relatively tight trading range following data showing an unexpected rise in first-time U.S. jobless claims, as investors weigh the European Central Bank's latest an...

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Futures Movers | Metals Stocks

Ticker Name Last Chg Chg %
CL00 Crude Oil Continuous Contract 72.17 0.26 0.36%
GC00 Gold Continuous Contract 1802.10 -3.30 -0.18%
SI00 Silver Continuous Contract 25.24 -0.141 -0.56%
NG00 Natural Gas Continuous Contract 4.05 0.042 1.05%
RB00 RBOB Gasoline Continuous Contract 2.26 -0.0096 -0.42%
HG00 Copper Continuous Contract 4.46 0.1175 2.71%
C00 Corn Continuous Contract 543.00 -18.25 -3.25%
W00 Wheat Continuous Contract 679.00 -13.25 -1.91%

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OPEC+ provides an oil ‘supply cushion’ as coronavirus delta variant threatens demand

Major oil producers are betting that the world will need more crude supplies through next year, even as the spread of the coronavirus delta variant clouds the outlook for the economic recovery and demand for gasoline.

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U.S. oil prices up over 4% as inventories at Cushing decline to 18 month low

Oil futures climbed by more than 4% on Wednesday, as a decline in crude stocks at the Cushing, Okla. storage hub provided support, outweighing any pressure from the first weekly U.S. crude inventory rise since mid-May.

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Gold prices settle at lowest in nearly 2 weeks as Treasury yields bounce

Gold futures lose ground Wednesday, holding above $1,800 an ounce but settling at their lowest in nearly two weeks, as Treasury yields continue to bounce.

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Oil prices end higher, rising 1% after biggest drop in months

Oil futures settle with a more than 1% climb on Tuesday, a day after the U.S. benchmark suffered its biggest single-session decline since September. Signs of a tight physical market help soothe worries over the economic ou...

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Gold futures end higher after back-to-back declines

Gold futures settle marginally higher on Tuesday to log their first gain in three sessions, as investors assess demand for the yellow metal amid worries about the spread of the delta variant of the coronavirus, which roile...

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Oil drops under $70; U.S. prices post biggest one-day loss since September on COVID spread, OPEC+ deal

Sunday saw OPEC+ finally agree to a production deal, plus increases in baselines for several countries, but concerns over the spread of the COVID delta variant cloud the demand outlook. Oil futures on Monday mark their big...

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Gold down a second session as COVID delta variant’s spread helps support the dollar

Gold futures mark a second straight decline on Monday, amid a mild strengthening of the U.S. dollar and a sharp global selloff of equities, partly prompted by renewed concerns about the spread of the COVID-19 delta variant.

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Why the oil market likes the OPEC+ deal but prices don’t show it

The oil market is happy with the OPEC+ decision to gradually lift production further starting in August, but the sharp price move lower on Monday certainly doesn't show it.

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Oil ends higher, but U.S. prices log biggest weekly drop since March

Oil futures end higher on Friday, but the U.S. benchmark logs its biggest weekly fall since March as traders brace for more crude supplies and weigh the risk to global demand.

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Gold snaps 3-day climb as dollar and yields edge up

Gold futures on Friday posted the first loss in four sessions, as a steady dollar and perkier yields for government debt undercut some buying appetite for bullion, but prices for the metal eked out a fourth-straight weekly...