Gold Prices Slump Nearly 2% as Dollar Extends Gains

Investing.com – Gold prices fell sharply amid a rejuvenated dollar and rising bond yields ahead of the release of the Federal Reserve’s January meeting minutes. Gold futures for April delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell by $23.20, or 1.71%, to $1,333 a troy ...

Crude Oil Prices Mixed but Optimism Prevails

Investing.com - Crude oil prices were mixed on Tuesday, as reduced supplies from Canada boosted demand for U.S. oil futures, while the Brent contract remained lower although optimism over the rebalancing of the market persisted. The U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude April contract was littl ...

Natural Gas Futures Rally As Cold Weather Seen Returning

Investing.com - Natural gas futures were higher on Tuesday, moving further away from their lowest levels in almost two years set last week, as updated weather forecasting models showed a return to colder weather over the eastern U.S. during the first week of March. Front-month U.S. natural ga ...

Gold Prices Still Under Pressure on Stronger Dollar

Investing.com - Gold prices remained under pressure on Tuesday, as U.S. dollar strength and lower demand for safe-haven assets continued to weigh on the precious metal. Comex gold futures were down 1.08% at $1,341.6 a troy ounce by 08:00 a.m. ET (12:00 GMT), the lowest since February 14. Th ...

Crude Oil Prices Mixed but Broadly Supported

Investing.com - Crude oil prices were mixed on Tuesday, as reduced supplies from Canada boosted U.S. oil, while the Brent contract turned lower although overall optimism over the rebalancing of the market continued to support. The U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude April contract was up 65 cents o ...

Gold Prices Continue to Drop on Stronger Dollar

Investing.com - Gold prices continued to drop on Tuesday, weighed by the U.S. dollar's ongoing strength and diminished demand for safe-haven assets. Comex gold futures were down 1.07% at $1,341.7 a troy ounce by 02:00 a.m. ET (06:00 GMT), the lowest since February 14. The greenback remaine ...

Gold Prices Fall For Third Straight Session As U.S. Dollar Strengthens

Investing.com - Gold prices remained lower on Tuesday as the dollar rebounded from a three-year low, while investors await the minutes of the latest Federal Reserve meeting due tomorrow. Trading volumes were expected to remain thin however, as Wall Street was closed on Monday for a holiday. Come ...

Oil Prices Zig-zag In Asia Reacting To Mixed Influences

Investing.com - Oil prices fluctuated between gains and losses again Tuesday morning in Asia, following Saudi Arabia’s decision to cut oil production late last week even as the U.S. continues to increase production. Crude Oil WTI Futures for April delivery were trading at $62.20 a barrel ...

Crude Oil Prices Hover at More than 1-Week Highs

Investing.com - Crude oil prices continued to hover at more than one-week highs on Monday, supported by tensions in the Middle East and global supply cut efforts, although concerns over rising U.S. production persisted. The U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude April contract was up 47 cents or abou ...

Gold Prices Remain Lower in Subdued Trade

Investing.com - Gold prices remained lower in subdued trade on Monday, as the U.S. dollar remained mildly supported although fresh U.S. political woes could potentially threaten the greenback's future gains. Trading volumes were expected to remain thin with U.S. markets were closed on Monday fo ...

Crude Oil Prices Supported by Middle-East Tensions

Investing.com - Crude oil prices were higher on Monday, supported by tensions in the Middle East and global supply cut efforts, although concerns over rising U.S. production lingered. The U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude March contract was up 53 cents or about 0.86% at a more than one-week hig ...

Gold Prices Slip Lower on Stronger U.S. Dollar

Investing.com - Gold prices slipped lower on Monday, pulling away from a three-and-a-half week high as the U.S. dollar remained supported by Friday's strong U.S. housing sector data. Trading volumes were expected to remain limited as U.S. markets were closed on Monday in observance of Presidents ...

Gold Prices Down n Asia In Holiday-Thinned Trade

Investing.com - Gold prices eased in Asia on Monday despite some support from a weaker dollar as several key regional markets including China were shut for holidays. Gold futures for April delivery eased 0.21% to $1,353.40 a troy ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. Th ...

US Crude Oil Gains In Asia In Thin Trade As China Shut For Holiday

Investing.com - US crude edged higher in Asia on Monday in thin trading with China and other countries in the region shut for holidays. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures for April delivery rose 0.28% to $61.72 a barrel. ICE April Brent crude futures, the benchmark for oil price ...

Crude Oil Prices – Weekly Outlook: February 19 – 23

Investing.com - Oil prices finished higher for a third straight session on Friday to score a weekly gain, as investors weighed OPEC's ongoing efforts to rid the market of excess supplies against indications of rising U.S. production. Strength in global stocks, which enjoyed their biggest weekl ...