South Korean Stocks: Ahnlab, CJ O, Korean Air, Korea Zinc

Shares of the following companies had unusual moves in South Korea trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are as of 9:44 a.m. in Seoul. The Kospi Index (KOSPI) fell 1.1 percent to 1,986.96, the most since April 9. Metal producers: Korea Zinc Co. (010130 KS), which producers gold and silver, lost 2 percent [...]

Gold May Advance for a Third Day on Stimulus Speculation

Gold climbed to a one-week high in New York, as concern that Europe’s debt sovereign debt woes are deepening spurred demand for a haven investment. Spanish and Italian bond yields surged, fueling fears that the crisis may be worsening. Stocks slid, extending the longest slump for the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index since November and [...]

Oil Falls to Seven-Week Low on Jobs, Iran: Commodities at Close

The Standard & Poor’s GSCI Spot Index of 24 raw materials fell 0.6 percent to 684.85 at 3:49 p.m. in New York, led by energy. The UBS Bloomberg CMCI Index of 26 prices declined 0.5 percent to 1,594.35. CRUDE OIL Crude Oil declined to a seven-week low as an employment report spurred speculation that U.S. [...]

Crude Falls; Natural Gas Extends Decline: Commodities at Close

The Standard & Poor’s GSCI gauge of 24 commodities fell 0.6 percent to 684.72 at 5:22 p.m. Singapore time. The UBS Bloomberg CMCI index of 26 raw materials climbed 0.4 percent to 1,594.136. CRUDE OIL Oil fell for the third time in four days after Iran agreed to resume talks on its nuclear program and [...]

Peru Stocks: Cerro Verde, Ferreyros, Milpo, Southern

The following companies had unusual price changes in Peru trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and share prices are as of the close in Lima. The Lima General Index (IGBVL) fell 0.9 percent to 23,405.64. The MSCI All Peru Capped Index (MXPECAPD) slid 0.7 percent to 2,960.78. Cia. Minera Milpo (MILPOC1) (MILPOC1 PE), a silver [...]

Gold May Decline in London Trading Before U.S. Jobs Data

Gold may decline in London on speculation the the U.S. jobs report will add to signs of economic growth, curbing demand for the metal as a hedge against declines in other assets. American employers probably added 205,000 workers in March on top of 227,000 in February, economists in a Bloomberg News survey forecast before the [...]

Oil Gains on Jobs Numbers, Gold Rebounds: Commodities at Close

The Standard & Poor’s GSCI gauge of 24 commodities gained 0.83 percent to 689.14 at 4:13 p.m. New York time. The UBS Bloomberg CMCI index of 26 raw materials rose 0.58 percent to 1,602.056. U.S. commodity exchanges will be closed tomorrow for the Good Friday holiday. CRUDE OIL Oil gained for the first time in [...]

Crude Plummets on Stockpiles; Gold Drops: Commodities at Close

The Standard & Poor’s GSCI gauge of 24 commodities declined 2 percent to 683.5 at 3:47 p.m. New York time. The UBS Bloomberg CMCI index of 26 raw materials fell 1.7 percent to 1,592.765. CRUDE OIL Oil tumbled after the Energy Department said U.S. stockpiles surged the most since 2008 as domestic crude output climbed [...]

Jim Rogers Says He’s ‘Not So Optimistic’ About Gold, Silver

Investor Jim Rogers, chairman of Rogers Holdings, said he’s “not so optimistic” about gold and silver prices. “I expect the price to decline and when that happens I will buy more,” Rogers said at a conference in Bucharest today. Silver dropped as much as 4.2 percent today and gold declined 2 percent after the Federal [...]

Gold Falls for Second Day on Fed Stimulus Stance

Gold fell for a second day in London, extending the biggest drop in four weeks, as the dollar strengthened on signs the Federal Reserve may refrain from providing more stimulus for the U.S. economy. The Fed plans to hold off increasing monetary accommodation unless economic expansion falters or prices rise at a rate slower than [...]