Commodities

Commentary on oil and gas and precious metals

Commodities

20 Jul 2017, 19:38

Crude Oil Pauses After Recent Rally

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures inched lower Thursday, trimming recent gains despite signs that US production is slowing.…

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20 Jul 2017, 19:10

Gold Holds Gains Amid Dovish ECB

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold nudged higher Thursday amid reports saying the the European Central Bank may not make a…

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20 Jul 2017, 13:08

Crude Oil Rally In Full Swing

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to rise Thursday morning, extending 6-week highs on signs that Saudi Arabia…

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20 Jul 2017, 12:59

Gold Losing Shine After Recent Gains

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were flat Thursday morning as the European Central Bank left its key interest rate…

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19 Jul 2017, 19:51

Crude Oil Hits USD47 After Shock EIA Report

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to rise Wednesday, surging above USD47 after a surprisingly large drop in…

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19 Jul 2017, 18:19

Gold Pauses After Recent Wins

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures barely budged Wednesday as US housing starts rebounded by more than expected in the…

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19 Jul 2017, 13:04

Crude Oil Holds USD46 Despite API Inventories

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were slightly higher Wednesday, clinging to recent gains despite industry data showing a…

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19 Jul 2017, 12:58

Gold Levels Off As Dollar Steadies

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures inched lower Wednesday morning as the dollar found its footing after significant recent losses…

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18 Jul 2017, 19:49

Crude Oil Higher On Talk Of Saudi Frustration

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to rally Tuesday amid reports that Saudi Arabia will sharply cut oil…

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18 Jul 2017, 18:48

Gold In Rally Mode As Headwinds Picks Up

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures continued to rise Tuesday, as stocks tumbled on worries that President Donald Trump’s ambitious…

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18 Jul 2017, 18:48

Gold In Rally Mode As Headwinds Picks Up

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures continued to rise Tuesday, as stocks tumbled on worries that President Donald Trump’s ambitious…

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18 Jul 2017, 13:16

Crude Oil Jumps Near USD47 Despite Ecuador Surprise

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures rose Tuesday despite signs that OPEC is struggling to maintain cooperation with its…

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18 Jul 2017, 13:07

Gold Sustains Gradual Gains

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures continued to inch higher Tuesday as stocks were set for a lackluster open on…

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17 Jul 2017, 19:43

Crude Oil Inches Lower As Rally Fizzles

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were lower Monday amid delayed reaction to data showing the US oil rig…

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17 Jul 2017, 18:45

Gold Grinds Higher Amid Downbeat Manufacturing Data

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose Monday amid somewhat disappointing economic data and questions about whether the Federal Reserve…

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17 Jul 2017, 13:16

Crude Oil Holds USD46 After Rig Count

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to inch higher Monday morning amid signs of strong demand from China.…

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17 Jul 2017, 13:08

Gold Creeps Higher To Extend Recent Advance

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose Monday morning, extending last week’s gains ahead of a deluge of earnings reports…

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14 Jul 2017, 19:52

Crude Oil Jumps 5.2% This Week

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The rally in crude oil prices continued Friday on a weaker dollar and hopes the Federal…

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14 Jul 2017, 18:52

Gold Posts Weekly Gain, Silver Up 3%

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose Friday, extending weekly gains amid a flurry of downbeat economic news. August gold…

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14 Jul 2017, 13:39

Oil, Manulife Should Lead Canadian Stocks Higher — Canadian Commentary

OTTAWA (Alliance News) – Canadian stocks may rise Friday morning along with commodity prices, but gains may be tempered by…

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14 Jul 2017, 13:23

Crude Oil Extends Weekly Rally

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to rise Friday, extending strong weekly gains amid expectations that US production…

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14 Jul 2017, 13:13

Gold On Track For Weekly Gain

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures inched higher Friday, on track for modest weekly gains amid renewed expectations the Federal…

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13 Jul 2017, 19:44

Crude Oil Reclaims USD46 Despite Bearish News

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to rebound Thursday, a day after data confirmed the biggest drop in…

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13 Jul 2017, 18:49

Gold Barely Budges After Yellen Remarks

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were flat for a second session amid little response to ongoing testimony from Federal…

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13 Jul 2017, 12:11

Crude Oil Drifts Lower Despite Inventories Draw

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures dipped Thursday even after US government data confirmed a sharp decline in domestic…

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13 Jul 2017, 12:01

Gold Steady As Yellen Softens Rates Hike Expectations

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures inched higher Thursday morning after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s dovish remarks to Congress…

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13 Jul 2017, 8:15

IEA Predicts Moderate Growth For Global Natural Gas Market To 2022

PARIS (Alliance News) – The global market for natural gas will grow moderately over the next five years, the International…

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12 Jul 2017, 12:41

OPEC Forecasts 1.3% Oil Demand Growth Next Year

VIENNA (Alliance News) – Global demand for crude oil is expected to rise by 1.3% next year, driven partly by…

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12 Jul 2017, 10:05

PRESS: Oil Market In Balance; No Big Price Rise Expected, BP CEO Says

LONDON (Alliance News) – The oil market is “pretty much” in balance, BP Chief Executive Bob Dudley said on Wednesday,…

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11 Jul 2017, 20:35

Oil Surges Back Above USD45

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures rallied Tuesday after U.S officials lowered their domestic oil production outlook for next…

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