Articles in Commodities


Benzinga Market Primer: Tuesday, July 23: Futures Higher on Earnings

Futures Higher On Earnings U.S. equity futures rose on the back of some strong earnings in the U.S. from notable companies including Halliburton (NYSE HAL ) and Texas Instruments (NASDAQ TXN ). As... Read >>


P.M. Kitco Metals Roundup: Gold Ends Slightly Lower On Mild Downside Technical Correction After Big Gains Monday

(Kitco News) Gold prices ended the U.S. day session modestly lower Tuesday, on a downside technical correction from the strong gains Monday that propelled the market to a four week high. The gold... Read >>


New South Korea Gold Exchange More Proof Of Strong Asian Demand For The Yellow Metal

(Kitco News) With so much demand for physical gold in Asia, analysts are not surprised that South Korea is trying to get in on the action. On Monday, South Korea's Financial Services Commission... Read >>


TDS Sees More Short Covering In Gold, Followed By Retreat When Fed Tapers QE

(Kitco News) TD Securities looks for additional short covering to lift gold further in the near term, particularly if some U.S. economic data disappoints, but then expects the market to pull back... Read >>


Metals Warehousing Draws Closer Scrutiny; Senate Hearing Tuesday

(Kitco News) Complaints about how metals are held in storage will get closer scrutiny Tuesday when a Senate subcommittee hosts a hearing on whether financial firms should be in the commodities... Read >>


A.M. Kitco Metals Roundup: Gold Weaker On Corrective Pullback From Monday's Sharp Gains

(Kitco News) Gold prices are modestly lower in early U.S. trading Tuesday, on a downside technical correction from the strong gains Monday that propelled the market to a four week high. Still, the... Read >>


Gold Rallies into Former Lows

Daily Chart Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT using Marketscope 2.0 Interested in automated trading with Mirror Trader ? Commodity Analysis Wrote last week that "between here and 1340 is 'no... Read >>


As Brent and WTI Converge, Keep an Eye on These ETFs

Last Friday, Brent oil futures, the global benchmark contract, fell below NYMEX traded West Texas Intermediate for the first time since August 17, 2010. That was on an intraday basis and Brent... Read >>


Market Wrap for Monday, July 22: Stocks Rise Slightly in Quiet Trade

The U.S. stock market rose slightly to start the trading week on Monday. The lone economic report on the day's docket was existing home sales, which came in below expectations. In other... Read >>


Crude Oil Has Extended Its Pullback

The following are the latest daily summaries of my ongoing intraday coverage, providing context to interpret price action. Any prices listed are for a contract's current "front month."... Read >>