Commodities

Commentary on oil and gas and precious metals

Commodities

20 Sep 2017, 19:59

Crude Oil Firms Above USD50

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil prices continued to rise Wednesday despite a significant build in US oil inventories. With…

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20 Sep 2017, 13:33

Gold Crawls Higher Ahead Of Fed

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures inched higher Wednesday morning amid speculation the Federal Reserve will signal concerns over stubbornly…

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20 Sep 2017, 13:28

Crude Oil Stuck Near USD50 Despite OPEC Supply Quota

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures rose Wednesday morning amid hopes that OPEC will extend its supply quota plan…

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19 Sep 2017, 19:44

Crude Oil Struggles To Hold USD50

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures fell Tuesday, bouncing back and forth near USD50 a barrel before finally turning…

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19 Sep 2017, 18:52

Gold Pauses After Recent Losses

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were little changed Tuesday after falling in five of the previous six sessions. Traders…

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19 Sep 2017, 13:37

Gold Steady As Export Prices Rise

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were flat Tuesday morning as the Federal Reserve gathered in Washington for a two-day…

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19 Sep 2017, 13:16

Crude Oil Rises On Iraq Minister Comments

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures jumped back above USD50 a barrel Tuesday morning amid increased appetite for riskier…

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18 Sep 2017, 19:47

Crude Oil Flat Near USD50

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were flat Monday, hovering near the USD50 a barrel mark in relatively quiet…

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18 Sep 2017, 18:48

Gold Down Five Of Six Sessions

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures continued to fall Monday as stocks zoomed to fresh record highs, denting the precious…

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18 Sep 2017, 13:09

Crude Oil Can’t Hold USD50

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were lower Monday morning, once again unable to hold the USD50 a barrel…

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18 Sep 2017, 13:04

Gold, Silver In Retreat As Stocks Climb

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were lower Monday morning in thin trade on a day bereft of first-tier economic…

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15 Sep 2017, 19:44

Crude Oil Up 5.1% For The Week

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were flat Friday, holding strong weekly gains after industry data showed the US…

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15 Sep 2017, 18:50

Gold Drifts Lower, Down 1.8% For Week

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures fell Friday, even as the dollar continued to weaken versus Europen rivals. Rising stocks…

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15 Sep 2017, 13:17

Gold In Doldrums After Yearly Highs

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were slightly lower Friday morning, having slipped from yearly highs this week. Stocks rallied…

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15 Sep 2017, 13:13

Crude Oil Clings To USD50 After Recent Rally

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were just above USD50 a barrel Friday morning ahead of a deluge of…

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14 Sep 2017, 19:44

Crude Oil Rallies Above USD50 Before Pullback

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures briefly surged above USD50 a barrel for the first time in a month…

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14 Sep 2017, 18:48

Gold Inches Up To End Losing Streak

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were flat Thursday after government data showed an uptick in US inflation. Renewed concerns…

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14 Sep 2017, 13:41

Gold Stuck Near USD1325 As Headline Inflation Rises

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were flat Thursday morning as traders weighed mixed US inflation data for a second…

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14 Sep 2017, 13:11

Crude Oil Approaches USD50 As Rally Continues

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures neared USD50 a barrel Thursday morning, adding to weekly gains inspired by pent…

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13 Sep 2017, 19:40

Oil Jumps To Monthly High As Gas Inventories Plummet

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to surge Wednesday after government data showed a massive drop in gasoline…

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13 Sep 2017, 18:46

Gold Drifts Lower On Tame PPI

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold prices dropped for a third session Wednesday, as data showed US inflation remains tame. Dec.…

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13 Sep 2017, 13:40

Gold Steady After Mixed PPI Report

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were slightly higher Wednesday morning, trimming weekly losses as traders weighed US wholesale inflation…

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13 Sep 2017, 13:17

Crude Oil Making Another Charge At USD50 Post-Harvey

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil prices rose further Wednesday morning after the world’s energy watchdog said that global oil…

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12 Sep 2017, 19:51

Crude Oil Holds USD43 On Talk Of Supply Quota Extension

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to rise Tuesday amid hopes that OPEC can re-balance oil markets. OPEC…

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12 Sep 2017, 18:51

Gold Slips For Second Day As Stocks Rise

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures fell for second session Tuesday, slipping from yearly highs as stocks continued to rally.…

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12 Sep 2017, 13:02

Crude Oil Bouncing Around USD48 As OPEC Sees Stronger Demand

OTTAWA (Alliance News) – Crude oil inched higher Tuesday morning, adding to yesterday’s gains amid signs that OPEC will further…

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12 Sep 2017, 12:56

Gold Slides As Wall Street Mood Brightens

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were lower Tuesday morning as stocks look to build on strong gains from the…

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11 Sep 2017, 19:58

Crude Oil Rises 1.2% On Supply Quota Chatter

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures rose Monday amid optimism over Hurricane Irma’s less destructive path through Florida. Also,…

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11 Sep 2017, 18:55

Gold Falls To Weekly Low

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures fell Monday as stocks rallied on easing concerns about the North Korea situation and…

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11 Sep 2017, 14:04

Crude Oil Above USD47 On Supply Quota Talks

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures nudged higher Monday morning as Saudi Arabia said it is open to another…

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