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Gold Edges Higher at Start of Busy Week

nbspnbspFeb 12, 2018 / Investing.com

Investing.com - Gold prices edged higher on Monday, as market players looked ahead to a busy week of economic data, including monthly inflation indicators, for further clues on how fast the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year.Comex gold futures were up around $8.00, or 0.6%, at $1,323.50 a troy ounce by 3:55AM ET (0855GMT).Gold futures declined on Friday to suffer from their larges...Read More

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 12

nbspnbspFeb 12, 2018 / Reuters

(Adds company news and futures)Feb 12 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening 83 points higher at 7,175.5 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures FFIc1 up 1.25 percent ahead of the cash market open.* SAGA: Saga Plc SAGAG.L , a British tourism and insurance group for the over-50s, said it had signed a quota share deal with NewRe and German reinsurer Hannover...Read More

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 12

nbspnbspFeb 12, 2018 / Reuters

Feb 12 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen to open 83 points higher at 7,175.5 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers.* LADBROKES: Britain's largest bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral LCL.L reported a 4 percent rise in full year net revenue on Friday helped by strong growth in its European retail and digital business. TESCO: Supermarket group Tesco TSCO.L , Britain's biggest retail...Read More

Gold / Silver / Copper Prices - Weekly Outlook: February 12 - 16

nbspnbspFeb 11, 2018 / Investing.com

Investing.com - Gold prices edged lower on Friday in what was a fifth day of declines in the last six sessions as the stronger dollar weighed on the precious metal, making it more expensive for holders of other currencies.Gold futures for April delivery settled at $1,315.70 on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. For the week, prices were down 1.62%.The U.S. dollar index, which...Read More

METALS-Copper hits 8-week low on way to biggest weekly drop in two months

nbspnbspFeb 09, 2018 / Reuters

* Fresh sell-off on stock markets hurts cyclical assets* GRAPHIC-2018 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl* LME/ShFE arb: (Updates throughout, adds LONDON dateline)By Jan HarveyLONDON, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Copper fell on Friday and other metals broadly retreated as stock markets extended this week's sharp slide, with the prospect of rising U.S. interest rates denting hopes that surging economic gr...Read More

Global Stock Slump Continues; China Gets Hit Hard: Markets Wrap

nbspnbspFeb 09, 2018 / Bloomberg

(Bloomberg) -- The sell-off in global stocks that briefly looked to have ended mid-week has come back, tipping markets from the U.S. to Asia into declines exceeding 10 percent from their January highs . China, where retail investors dominate, got hit particularly hard Friday.Equity traders have yet to get comfortable with a jump up in benchmark U.S. 10-year yields to their highest in four years, a...Read More

METALS-Copper slips, on course for biggest weekly drop in 2 months

nbspnbspFeb 09, 2018 / Reuters

(adds analyst comment, updates prices)BEIJING, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Copper prices fell in London and Shanghai on Friday, extending recent declines following a renewed plunge in global equity markets and another big rise in copper inventories.The losses have put three-month London Metal Exchange (LME) copper, which is now trading below the $7,000 a tonne mark that had provided support so far in 2018,...Read More

Stocks Enter Correction as Rate-Hike Fears Return: Markets Wrap

nbspnbspFeb 09, 2018 / Bloomberg

2/2(Bloomberg) -- The dread that gripped equity markets earlier in the week re-emerged Thursday as U.S. stocks plunged on concern that rising interest rates will drag down economic growth.U.S. stocks fell to two-month lows after a nine-day swoon, erasing their gains for the year. Thursday’s 3.8 percent loss took the S&P 500 Index’s decline since its Jan. 26 record past 10 percent,...Read More

GLOBAL MARKETS-Wall St stocks rally at close after day of big swings; oil falls

nbspnbspFeb 07, 2018 / Reuters

(Updates with closing U.S. market levels, adds emerging market ETF)* Wall Street indexes end sharply higher after day of big swings* European shares end down 2.5 pct* Oil and industrial metals fallBy Caroline ValetkevitchNEW YORK, Feb 6 (Reuters) - The U.S. benchmark S&P 500 stock index closed more than 1.0 percent higher after a sharply volatile session on Tuesday, recovering from the biggest...Read More

GLOBAL MARKETS-Wall St ends up sharply after day of big swings; oil falls

nbspnbspFeb 07, 2018 / Reuters

(Updates with closing U.S. market levels)* Wall St indexes ends sharply higher after day of big swings* European shares end down 2.5 pct* Oil and industrial metals fallBy Caroline ValetkevitchNEW YORK, Feb 6 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks posted strong gains after a sharply volatile session on Tuesday, recovering from the biggest one-day declines in the Dow and S&P 500 in more than six years, while c...Read More

GLOBAL MARKETS-Wall St shifts higher late, indexes climb more than 1 pct

nbspnbspFeb 07, 2018 / Reuters

(Updates to late afternoon U.S. trading, adds oil settlements)* Wall St indexes still experiencing big swings* Nikkei ends down 4.7 pct, European shares down 2.5 pct* Oil and industrial metals fallBy Caroline ValetkevitchNEW YORK, Feb 6 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks reversed course again to trade more than 1 percent higher by late afternoon Tuesday, a day after the Dow and S&P 500 indexes saw their...Read More

GLOBAL MARKETS-Wall St falls but trading still choppy; bond prices up

nbspnbspFeb 07, 2018 / Reuters

(Updates to early afternoon U.S. trading, adds volatility index)* Wall St indexes experiencing big swings* Nikkei ends down 4.7 pct* Oil and industrial metals fallBy Caroline ValetkevitchNEW YORK, Feb 6 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were down moderately in early afternoon trading on Tuesday but were swinging wildly between positive and negative territory, a day after the Dow and S&P 500 indexes saw...Read More

Gold Edges Lower to Start the Week Amid Rising Bond Yields

nbspnbspFeb 05, 2018 / Investing.com

Investing.com - Gold prices edged lower to start the week on Monday, as investors reacted to data from the U.S. Labor Department showing wages last month recorded their largest annual gain in more than 8-1/2 years.The data contributed to the sentiment that inflation is picking up and higher interest rates are on the horizon.Comex gold futures were a touch lower at $1,336.10 a troy ounce by 3:15AM...Read More

Gold / Silver / Copper Prices - Weekly Outlook: February 5 - 9

nbspnbspFeb 04, 2018 / Investing.com

Investing.com - Gold prices fell on Friday as the dollar strengthened after the latest U.S. jobs report showed that the economy added more jobs than forecast in January and wage growth accelerated.Gold futures for April delivery settled down 0.91% at $1,335.70 on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. For the week, prices were down 1.47%.Prices of the precious metal have fallen ba...Read More

Rate Angst Sends Dow Down 600 Points as Bonds Sink: Markets Wrap

nbspnbspFeb 03, 2018 / Bloomberg

(Bloomberg) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled 600 points in the biggest plunge since Donald Trump’s election, as a rout in the bond market spilled into equities.Strong jobs data that increased the likelihood the Federal Reserve will lift rates next month sent bond bulls scurrying and rattled equity investors who haven’t seen a week this bad in two years. The selling accelerat...Read More

India's Hindalco Industries Q3 profit jumps 17.7 pct

nbspnbspFeb 02, 2018 / Reuters

Feb 2 (Reuters) - India's top aluminium producer Hindalco Industries Ltd HALC.NS reported a 17.7 percent rise in quarterly profit on Friday, helped by higher metal prices.Profit rose to 3.77 billion rupees ($59.11 million) in the third quarter ended Dec. 31, from 3.21 billion rupees a year earlier. from operations for the company, which also manufactures copper products and fertilisers, rose 11...Read More

Gold Under Pressure Amid Hawkish Fed Rate Hike Outlook

nbspnbspFeb 01, 2018 / Investing.com

Investing.com - Gold prices edged lower on Thursday, after the Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged but hinted at hikes later this year.Comex gold futures were a touch lower at $1,343.10 a troy ounce by 3:15AM ET (0815GMT).At Fed Chair Janet Yellen's last policy meeting as head of the central bank, the Fed announced it was holding rates steady, a move that was widely expected, but said in...Read More

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 1

nbspnbspFeb 01, 2018 / Reuters

(Adds company news and futures)Feb 1 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening 23 points higher at 7,556.3 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures FFIc1 up 0.42 percent ahead of the cash market open.* GLENCORE: Glencore GLEN.L on Thursday said copper output in 2018 should rise to nearly 1.5 million tonnes as its Katanga mine in Democratic Republic of Congo r...Read More

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 1

nbspnbspFeb 01, 2018 / Reuters

Feb 1 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening 23 points higher at 7,556.3 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers.* GKN/MELROSE: Melrose Industries MRON.L is preparing to publish the formal offer document detailing its 7.4 billion-pound hostile bid for British engineer GKN GKN.L on Thursday, according to a source close to the situation. BHP: Global miner BHP BHP.AX BLT....Read More

Gold Prices Continue Lower as Markets Await Fed, Trump

nbspnbspJan 30, 2018 / Investing.com

Investing.com - Gold prices declined on Tuesday, extending losses into a third session, as traders awaited a U.S. Federal Reserve policy meeting for fresh catalysts.Comex gold futures were down around $6.00, or 0.5%, to $1,334.40 a troy ounce by 3:10AM ET (0810GMT). It fell to a one-week low of $1,332.80 in overnight trade.Meanwhile, silver futures shed 6.2 cents, or 0.4%, to $17.06 a troy ounce,...Read More