Natural-gas futures

Natural gas prices fall to four year low on mild winter and oversupply issues

Although prices for energy commodities tend to go up in winter as demand rises, that wasn't at all the case for gas prices. Natural-gas...
Apache

Apache announces “prolific” oil discovery in South America, shares jump 25%

Global oil markets are pretty tense right now, as fresh news of a strike on American soldiers in Iraq will likely send oil, as...
Gold prices

Gold jumps to highest price since 2013 on Iran tensions

While the global energy markets are expected to see significant spikes as tensions between Iran and the U.S. grow due to the possibility of...

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OPEC to consider further cutting oil output this week

OPEC
Despite the fact that the OPEC has already issued in significant supply cuts, this has been more than offset by the growing oil output...

Gold prices settle to 3-month low as stocks continue to rise

Gold futures
Many economists have sounded alarm bells that the U.S. economy could see a significant downturn in the next 12-24 months. Whether one looked at...

China increases rare earth metal output to a new record high

rare earth metal supply
Earlier in the year when trade tensions had reached a feverish pitch, one area where both the U.S. government as well as the financial...

Barrick Gold solves Tanzania gold mine dispute for $300 million

Barrick Gold
In the mining world, one of the largest gold producers just made a historic announcement. Barrick Gold (NYSE: GOLD), announced over the weekend that...

Palladium prices stage triumphant return, breaks $1,700

Palladium prices
Commodity investors following the precious metals market will recall the earlier palladium bubble seen in Q1 2019. Spurred on by electric vehicle demand alongside...

America moves to rekindle domestic rare earth production

metals
Rare earth metals have become somewhat of a hot topic a few months ago. A group of 17 crucial metals needed for manufacturing and...

Barrick Gold finalizes $1.2 billion Acacia Mining takeover

Barrick Gold
One of the world's largest gold miners just completed a major takeover it has been planning for years. Canadian gold giant Barrick Gold (NYSE: GOLD)...

Terrible Chinese factory data is further hurting copper prices

Copper prices
While precious metals such as gold, silver, and palladium have been doing extremely well over the past couple of months, the same cannot be...

Major attack on Saudi oilfields cuts output in half, oil prices...

Saudi arabia oil facilities
One of the biggest stories both in the financial press as well as political news once again has to do with the oil markets....