Commodities & Futures News

Oil steadies after strong gains as equities rally
By Reuters - Aug 28, 2015 1

By Christopher Johnson LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices steadied on Friday after bouncing back from six-and-a-half-year lows on recovering equities markets, strong U.S. economic ...

Gold futures rise but upside seen limited
By - Aug 28, 2015 - Gold prices rose in European morning hours on Friday, but gains were expected to remain limited as upbeat U.S. economic reports and lower volatility in Asia ...

Oil futures surge 4% as global stock markets rally
By - Aug 27, 2015 - Crude oil futures rallied sharply on Thursday, as appetite for riskier assets improved amid a global stock market rally. Crude oil for delivery in October on the ...

Gold drops to session lows after upbeat U.S. GDP data
By - Aug 27, 2015 - Gold futures fell to the lowest levels of the session on Thursday, after data showed that the U.S. economy grew more than initially estimated in the second quarter,...

Copper futures rally after Shanghai soars 5.4%
By - Aug 27, 2015 - Copper futures rose sharply on Thursday, as Chinese equity markets rebounded from a brutal selloff in the prior session, easing jitters over an ongoing stock market...

As Prices Fall, The Oil-Rich Fare Poorly
By International Business Times - Aug 26, 2015

By Maria Gallucci - Oil-rich nations are reeling from the latest drop in crude oil prices, which plunged to six-year lows Monday on rising fears of an economic slowdown in ...