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Oil prices may drop back toward the year’s lows near $50 a barrel

China announced plans for retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods on Friday, sinking U.S. oil prices and putting them on a path toward the year’s lows near $50 a barrel.

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Gasoline prices may drop by another 10% before the year is done

The summer driving season isn’t over yet, but gasoline prices at the pump are already declining, with the potential to drop 10% or more from current prices before the year is done.

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Oil drops, sending U.S. prices down by more than 1% for the week

Oil drops Friday, prompting a weekly loss of more than 1% in U.S. prices, after China announced it would impose retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion worth of imports from the U.S., including a 5% levy on crude.

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Gold rallies back to highest finish since 2013 as U.S.-China trade fight sparks haven bid

Gold futures rally on Friday to tally a fourth straight weekly gain, after news that China was readying countermeasures against the U.S. in its tariff dispute.

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Oil ends lower as demand worries pressure prices

Oil futures end lower on Thursday, with the economy and energy demand moving back into focus as the Jackson Hole economic policy symposium begins in Wyoming.

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Futures Movers | Metals Stocks

Ticker Name Last Chg Chg %
CL00 Crude Oil Continuous Contract 53.45 -0.72 -1.33%
GC00 Gold Continuous Contract 1553.20 15.60 1.01%
SI00 Silver Continuous Contract 17.67 0.26 1.48%
NG00 Natural Gas Continuous Contract 2.18 0.02 1.11%
RB00 RBOB Gasoline Continuous Contract 1.52 -0.01 -0.65%
HG00 Copper Continuous Contract 2.51 -0.02 -0.89%
C00 Corn Continuous Contract 369.00 1.25 0.34%
W00 Wheat Continuous Contract 477.00 -0.75 -0.16%

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