Category: Markets

Gold scores highest settlement in four months

Gold futures settled higher on Thursday for a fifth straight session to score their highest settlement in about four months. Thursday’s gain lifted gold futures into positive territory year to date. Speculation over an...

US stocks seen lower after weak China trade data

U.S. stock index futures ticked lower on Tuesday, following European and Asian shares downwards, after weak trade data fueled growth concerns about China. China’s dollar-denominated exports fell 3.7 percent in September from a year...

Commodities Fuel Rebound in Emerging Markets

Commodity-related investments have bounced back this week following a brutal selloff, the latest reminder of the volatility and sentiment swings common in emerging markets. The U.S. crude-oil price has risen 12% to around $50...