Oil holds losses near $50 as investors weigh deal

2016-10-21 09:18

Crude has held losses near $50 a barrel as investors weighed the likelihood of a deal to reduce supply.

Gold advances as Fed rate wagers recede

2016-10-19 14:49

Gold has advanced to the highest in two weeks as the dollar weakened amid speculation the Federal Reserve will stick to a gradual tightening of monetary policy.

Gold seen rebounding amid low real interest rates

2016-10-17 10:31

Gold has rallied 25%, helped by the Fed’s inaction in raising borrowing costs and uncertainty after the UK vote to leave the European Union.

Brent oil hits one-year high as optimism grows

2016-10-10 16:23

Oil has risen to a one-year high in London as Saudi Arabia expressed optimism that OPEC will work out a deal with other producers.

Gold advances as investors pile into ETFs

2016-10-10 09:30

Gold has rebounded from the biggest weekly drop this year as investors piled into bullion-backed exchange-traded funds.

Oil market watchers stay stubbornly bearish

2016-10-07 10:13

Oil pessimists are sticking to their guns even after the market rallied against them in the aftermath of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries output deal.

US oil rises above $50 a barrel for first time

2016-10-06 15:10

Oil has climbed above $50 a barrel for the first time since June as declines in US crude inventories and OPEC’s pledge to reduce supply fanned hopes the global glut may clear.

Oil halts gain below $50 as Goldman sees rally supporting output

2016-10-06 07:25

Oil has halted gains below $50 a barrel as investors weighed falling US stockpiles against speculation the recent price rally will encourage producers to raise output.

Gold looks 25% overvalued - Deutsche Bank chief strategist

2016-10-05 11:51

It has been a good ride for gold holders this year, as bullion posted its best first half performance in almost four decades.

Gold drops below $1 300 an ounce

2016-10-04 15:29

Gold has dropped below $1 300 an ounce in London for the first time since June 24, the day after the UK voted to leave the European Union.


Gold touches 2-week high

2016-10-19 19:50

Gold has advanced to the highest in two weeks as a weakening dollar attracted buyers in exchange-traded funds backed by the metal amid speculation that US interest-rate increases will be gradual.

Gold climbs as dollar weakens on Fed uncertainty

2016-10-18 10:04

Gold prices have risen for a second day, supported by a weaker US dollar amid uncertainty over when the US Federal Reserve will raise interest rates.

Oil rebound’s dirty little secret threatens US gas bulls

2016-10-14 10:14

One of the biggest threats to an extended rally in US natural gas prices is lurking in the oil patch.

$60 oil 'not unthinkable' by year-end - Saudi

2016-10-10 12:16

Saudi Arabia says it is "not unthinkable" that the price of crude oil could be $60 a barrel by the end of the year, but warned against drastic production cuts.

Gold futures extend gains as investors asses US payrolls data

2016-10-07 15:37

Gold futures have extended gains after the US economy added fewer jobs last month than forecast, supporting the case for the Fed to move slowly in raising interest rates.

Gold heads for biggest weekly loss

2016-10-07 09:54

Gold is on course for the biggest weekly loss in two years as expectations increase that the Federal Reserve is on the verge of raising US interest rates.

Gold holds near lowest in three months

2016-10-06 10:00

Gold has traded near its lowest level in more than three months as investors await the monthly US payrolls report for a steer on the strength of the economy.

Crude rises to three month high

2016-10-05 12:13

Oil has climbed to a three-month high in New York, approaching $50 a barrel, after weekly industry data indicated that US crude stockpiles plunged last week.

Technology will transform conventional SA mining - PwC

2016-10-05 06:59

Pricey and unsafe conventional mining does not have a long life and technology and innovation will bring about a different way of working, says PwC.

Gold skids as Fed policy makers set scene for hike

2016-10-04 11:29

Gold is back under pressure as investors anticipate higher US interest rates.

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