August 2021

Gold prices slipped, after touching a near a four-week high earlier on Monday, as the dollar ticked up from its lows and investors showed caution in the run-up to the release of a key U.S. jobs report later in the week. Spot gold fell 0.4% to $1,808.67 per ounce by 1:33 p.m. ET after touching Read More

Comex Chart as on 27 Aug 2021

The Fujairah Oil Terminal is investing an estimated $45 million to upgrade the infrastructure at its storage facilities, betting on a surge in crude trading and storage demand at the United Arab Emirates oil hub, the company’s chairman told Reuters. FOT’s expansion, financed by a new $280 million debt facility, will connect its terminal to Read More

Comexlive Chart as on 26 Aug 2021

Oil fell on Thursday for the first session in four amid renewed concerns about demand recovery as more restrictions are imposed to curb Covid-19 infections. Brent crude was down 61 cents, or 0.9%, at $71.63 per barrel, having risen 1.7% on Wednesday. U.S. oil was down 68 cents, or 1%, at $67.68 a barrel, after Read More

comex Chart as on 25 Aug 2021

Gold retreated below $1,800 on Wednesday as the dollar halted its slide while investors sought cues on the timeline of monetary tapering from the U.S. Federal Reserve’s symposium this week. Spot gold was down 0.6% at $1,792.76 per ounce by 7:10 a.m. ET, while U.S. gold futures fell 0.7% to $1,795.50. Gold jumped 1.4% on Read More

Oil prices rose on Tuesday, extending sharp gains on a bullish demand outlook as Mexico suffered a big production outage and U.S. regulators issued their first full approval for a COVID-19 vaccine. Brent crude oil futures were up $1.33, or 1.9%, at $70.08 per barrel, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) gained $1.21, or 1.8%, Read More

Gold prices were flat on Friday, as a firmer dollar eclipsed support from rising anxiety over increasing cases of coronavirus’ Delta variant that could delay economic recovery. Fundamentals Spot gold was flat at $1,780.43 per ounce by 0056 GMT, while U.S. gold futures was little changed at $1,782.40. The dollar index held near a more Read More

Gold prices declined by Rs 307 to Rs 47,276 per 10 gram in the Mumbai retail market on the firm rupee and muted global cues. The yellow metal traded in a narrow range as investors await FOMC meeting minutes later in the day. The price of 10 gram, 22-carat gold in Mumbai was Rs 43,305 Read More

Gold prices retreated slightly from a more than one-week peak on Tuesday as some investors opted for the dollar instead as surging COVID-19 Delta variant cases posed a threat to a global economic recovery. Fundamentals Spot gold fell 0.2% to $1,784.02 per ounce by 1:59 p.m. EDT (1759 GMT) after hitting its highest since Aug. Read More

Gold extended its recovery on Monday buoyed by a pullback in U.S. Treasury yields and some safe-haven buying spurred by COVID-19 related concerns, with investors looking for more direction from the Federal Reserve on monetary policy. Fundamentals Spot gold rose 0.5% to $1,787.76 per ounce by 1440 GMT, erasing declines from earlier in the session. Read More

Gold rose more than 1% on Friday as a retreat in the dollar enticed investors to snap up the bullion following its recent sell-off. Spot gold rose to $1,772.80 per ounce by 10:26 a.m. ET, after hitting its highest in more than a week at $1,774.30, in a sharp recovery from over four-month lows touched Read More

Comex Chart as on 12 Aug 2021

Gold prices held on to overnight gains on Thursday, after data showing U.S. consumer price increases slowed in July soothed concerns of an early tapering of economic support. Spot gold was little changed at $1,750.34 per ounce by 0104 GMT, having recorded it biggest one-day percentage gain since May 6 on Wednesday. U.S. gold futures Read More

Gold steadied on Tuesday, after three sessions of declines, as uncertainties from rising Covid-19 infections countered a buoyant dollar and bets for early tapering of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s economic support. Spot gold was little changed at $1,729.80 per ounce by 7:04 a.m. ET, while U.S. gold futures rose 0.3% to $1,731.80. Coronavirus cases in Read More

Oil prices fell by 4% on Monday, extending last week’s steep losses on the back of a rising U.S. dollar and concerns that new coronavirus-related restrictions in Asia, especially China, could slow a global recovery in fuel demand. A United Nations panel’s dire warning on climate change also added to the gloomy mood after fires Read More

Comex Chart as on 04 Aug 2021

Oil prices fell for a third day on Wednesday on mounting concerns that the increasing spread of the delta variant of the coronavirus in top consuming countries will cut fuel demand. Brent crude oil futures slid 57 cents, or 0.8%, to trade at $71.82 per barrel. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude fell 79 cents, Read More

Gold prices were caught in a tight range on Tuesday as investors held back from making large bets ahead of U.S. jobs data later this week expected to shed more light on labor market health and the Federal Reserve’s tapering timeline. Fundamentals Spot gold slipped 0.2% to $1,810.40 per ounce by 0859 GMT, while U.S. Read More

Oil prices fell on Monday as worries over China’s economy resurfaced after a survey showing growth in factory activity slipped sharply in the world’s second-largest oil consumer, with concerns compounded by higher crude output from OPEC producers. Brent crude oil futures slid by 87 cents, or 1.15%, to $74.54 a barrel by 1145 GMT after Read More