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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

May. 07, 2021 15:54 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for June delivery rose 19 cents to $64.90 a barrel Friday. Brent crude oil for July delivery rose 19 cents to $68.28 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for June delivery rose 2 cents to $2.13 a gallon. June heating oil rose 2 cents to $2.01 a gallon....

Asian indexes rise after US rally; investors await jobs data

May. 06, 2021 23:31 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares rose Friday on optimism about the rally on Wall Street and an economic rebound in the U.S., as investors awaited the release of jobs data. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 recouped early losses to edge up 0.3% to 29,414.00 in morning trading....

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

May. 06, 2021 16:22 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for June delivery fell 92 cents to $64.71 a barrel Thursday. Brent crude oil for July delivery fell 87 cents to $68.09 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for June delivery fell 4 cents to $2.11 a gallon. June heating oil fell 1 cent to $1.99 a gallon....

Asian stocks mixed, echoing Wall St sentiments on pandemic

May. 06, 2021 00:08 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Thursday on cautious optimism about upcoming company earnings reports showing some recovery from the damage of the coronavirus pandemic. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 jumped 2.0% in morning trading to 29,391.19, in the first session...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

May. 05, 2021 17:28 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for June delivery fell 6 cents to $65.63 a barrel Wednesday. Brent crude oil for July delivery rose 8 cents to $68.96 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for June delivery was little changed at $2.15 a gallon. June heating oil also held steady at $2 a...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

May. 04, 2021 16:54 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for June delivery rose $1.20 to $65.69 a barrel Tuesday. Brent crude oil for July delivery rose $1.32 cents to $68.88 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for June delivery rose 5 cents to $2.15 a gallon. June heating oil rose 5 cents to $2 a gallon. June...

Saudi oil firm Aramco's first-quarter profits up by 30%

May. 04, 2021 15:06 PM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Aramco said Tuesday its profits soared by 30% in the first quarter of the year, compared to last year, riding on the back of higher crude oil prices. The results come as some of the world's biggest economies are clawing their way out of recession and...

Asian shares mixed after strong earnings, data lift Wall St

May. 03, 2021 23:30 PM EDT

Asian shares were mixed after strong corporate earnings and economic data lifted stocks on Wall Street. Hong Kong and Sydney advanced while Seoul declined. Tokyo and Shanghai were closed for holidays. On Monday, a strong dose of positive earnings...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

May. 03, 2021 16:54 PM EDT

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for June delivery rose 91 cents to $64.49 a barrel Monday. Brent crude oil for July delivery fell 80 cents to $67.56 a barrel. Wholesale gasoline for June delivery rose 3 cents to $2.10 a gallon. June heating oil rose 3 cents to $1.95 a gallon....

Asian shares mostly lower; China, Japan closed for holidays

May. 02, 2021 23:46 PM EDT

Shares were mostly lower in Asia in thin trading Monday, with many markets including those in Tokyo and Shanghai closed for holidays. The declines follow a retreat Friday on Wall Street, where the S&P 500 gave up 0.7% but still closed out its best month so far this...