Commodities

Commentary on oil and gas and precious metals

Commodities

26 May 2017, 19:49

Crude Oil Trims Weekly Losses As Rig Boom Slows

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures rose Friday, as industry data showed the pace of increases in the US…

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26 May 2017, 19:05

Gold Adds To Monthly Gains Despite Rate Hike Expectations

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose Friday, extending weekly gains on worries the North Korea conflict will intensify. President…

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26 May 2017, 13:07

Oil Falls As Markets Yawn At OPEC Extension

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to fall Friday morning after significant losses in the previous session. Markets…

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26 May 2017, 12:59

Gold Jumps To Monthly High Ahead Of GDP

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose to a monthly high Friday morning, boosted by safe haven demand ahead of…

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25 May 2017, 19:51

Crude Oil Tumbles As OPEC Plan Disappoints

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures plunged Thursday, despite news that OPEC has agreed to extend its supply quota…

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25 May 2017, 18:59

Gold Standing Still Amid Geopolitical Concerns

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were little changed Thursday, having seen little movement this week despite significant geopolitical tensions…

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25 May 2017, 13:14

Crude Oil Drops Near USD50 Despite OPEC Extension

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures fell Thursday despite news that OPEC has agreed to extend production cuts for…

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25 May 2017, 13:06

Gold Inches Higher On Safe Haven Appeal

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose Thursday, even after the Federal Reserve hinted it will raise interest rates in…

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25 May 2017, 11:57

PRESS: OPEC Agrees To Extend Oil Output Cut By Nine Months – Reuters

LONDON (Alliance News) – OPEC decided on Thursday to extend cuts in oil output by nine months to March 2018,…

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25 May 2017, 6:52

OPEC, Other Oil Exporters Set To Decide On Extending Output Limit

VIENNA (Alliance News) – Extending the current limit on oil output by 24 exporting countries tops the agenda when their…

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24 May 2017, 20:53

Crude Oil Snaps Win Streak Despite OPEC, EIA News

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures nudged lower Wednesday, trimming recent gains despite word that OPEC will agree to…

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24 May 2017, 18:47

Gold Stuck In Tight Range Ahead Of Fed Minutes

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were little changed Wednesday as traders waited on clues about when the Federal Reserve…

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24 May 2017, 13:02

Crude Oil Flat Ahead Of EIA, OPEC Meeting

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were little changed Wednesday morning, clinging to recent gains ahead of the most…

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24 May 2017, 12:57

Gold Easing Near USD1250 Ahead Of FOMC Minutes

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were slightly lower Wednesday, as stocks were poised for fifth day in a row…

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23 May 2017, 19:36

Crude Oil On The Rise Ahead Of OPEC, Inventories

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures inched higher Tuesday, ahead of US inventories data that may show stockpiles continued…

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23 May 2017, 18:52

Gold Drops To USD1255 In Quiet Trade

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were lower Tuesday, seeing little movement throughout the session as traders assessed headlines from…

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23 May 2017, 12:57

Crude Oil Holds Near USD51 Ahead Of OPEC Meeting

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were lower Tuesday, amid reports that Saudi Arabia and Iraq are meeting to…

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23 May 2017, 12:49

Gold Stuck Near USD1260 After UK Terrorist Attack

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were little changed Tuesday morning, as stocks were poised for modest gains despite yesterday’s…

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22 May 2017, 19:38

Oil Extends Gains Above USD50

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures rose Monday, extending recent gains on expectations OPEC will keep its supply quota…

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22 May 2017, 18:52

Gold At Highest Since April

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose Monday, extending recent gains on a quiet day following President Donald Trump’s speech…

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22 May 2017, 14:11

Gold Rises, Silver Races Higher

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures crept higher Monday morning, while silver prices surged to their highest since April. Gold…

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22 May 2017, 14:05

Crude Oil Jumps To USD51

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures rose Monday, as traders looked ahead to OPEC’s meeting in Vienna. The cartel…

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19 May 2017, 19:40

Crude Oil Jumps 5% This Week, Settles Above USD50

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures jumped above USD50 a barrel Friday despite industry data showing the domestic rig…

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19 May 2017, 18:48

Gold Clings To Weekly Gains On Dovish Fed Comments

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were flat Friday, after a Federal Reserve official said inflation was too weak to…

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19 May 2017, 12:59

Crude Oil Hits USD50 Again, Rig Count In Focus

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil prices continued to rise Friday morning, touching the psychologically important USD50 mark amid expectations…

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19 May 2017, 12:54

Gold Barely Budges As Markets Calm

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were little changed Friday morning after significant volatility earlier in the week, as Wall…

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18 May 2017, 19:44

Crude Oil Higher But Below USD50

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil prices rose Thursday, pushing back toward monthly highs as calm returned to Wall Street…

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18 May 2017, 18:46

Gold Snaps Long Win Streak As Stocks Steady

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures edged lower Thursday, easing from 4-week highs as US stocks quickly steadied after yesterday’s…

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18 May 2017, 13:09

Oil Rally Fizzles On Demand Concerns, Political Uncertainty

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were lower Thursday morning amid renewed demand concerns in the wake of President…

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18 May 2017, 12:57

Gold Shines As Trump Crisis Rattles Wall Street

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were steady Thursday morning, clinging to this week’s significant gains amid political turmoil in…

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