Commodity Market: US Crude Oil rebounds as an unexpected drop in oil inventories brings temporary relief to markets

July 29, 2020 9:14 am
Futures on US West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil rebounded on Wednesday after a report showed US crude oil inventories surprisingly dropped last week, providing some relief to oil markets amid accelerating COVID-19 pandemic across the United States and other parts of the globe. A report by the American Petroleum Institute revealed on Tuesday that US […] Read more

Commodity Market: US Crude Oil edges lower amid accelerating pandemic, worsening US-China diplomatic ties

July 27, 2020 9:01 am
Futures on US West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil retreated on Monday as market players trimmed positions in riskier assets amid accelerating coronavirus pandemic and deteriorating diplomatic relations between the United States and China after the closures of consulates in Houston and Chengdu. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo once again aimed at China, as he […] Read more

Commodity Market: Gold eyes September 2011 all-time high amid accelerating pandemic, escalating US-China tensions

July 24, 2020 9:22 am
Gold continued its advance for a sixth straight trading day on Friday, while remaining in proximity to highs last seen in September 2011 amid economic uncertainty stemming from accelerating COVID-19 pandemic and escalating tensions between China and the United States. The latest data by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University […] Read more

Commodity Market: US Crude Oil advances a fourth day, but gains limited by demand worries, US-China tensions

July 23, 2020 9:24 am
Futures on US West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil advanced for a fourth straight trading day on Thursday, but gains seemed limited after US crude oil stocks unexpectedly rose, indicating an impact from the accelerating COVID-19 pandemic on US fuel consumption. More than 15 million people worldwide have already been infected by the novel coronavirus, while, […] Read more

Commodity Market: Gold rises to almost 9-year highs due to broadly weaker dollar, prospects of new stimulus

July 22, 2020 9:38 am
With the US Dollar struggling near 19-week lows, Gold advanced for a fourth straight trading day on Wednesday, touching highs last seen in September 2011. “Gold is deriving strength from a broadly weaker dollar despite the improving market mood,” FXTM analyst Lukman Otunuga said. “The fundamental themes weighing on global sentiment remain intact, with rising […] Read more