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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Nov. 26, 2021 15:22 PM EST

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for January delivery fell $10.24 to $68.15 a barrel Friday. Brent crude for January delivery fell $9.50 to $72.72 per barrel. Wholesale gasoline for December delivery fell 29 cents to $2.03 a gallon. December heating oil fell 29 cents to $2.09 a...

Asian stock markets sink as traders watch Europe virus cases

Nov. 25, 2021 22:38 PM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets sank Friday as traders watched a surge in coronavirus cases in Europe and anti-disease controls that threaten to disrupt trade and travel. Shanghai, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Sydney declined. U.S. markets were closed Thursday for a holiday....

Asian stocks down after Fed says ready to act on inflation

Nov. 24, 2021 22:50 PM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets fell Thursday after Federal Reserve officials indicated they were ready to raise interest rates sooner than expected if needed to cool inflation. Market benchmarks in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Seoul and Sydney declined. Tokyo advanced. ...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Nov. 24, 2021 15:43 PM EST

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for January delivery fell 11 cents to $78.39 a barrel Wednesday. Brent crude for January delivery fell 6 cents to $82.25 per barrel. Wholesale gasoline for December delivery fell 2 cents to $2.32 a gallon. December heating oil was unchanged at...

Asia stock markets decline amid inflation, oil price worries

Nov. 23, 2021 23:53 PM EST

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares fell Wednesday as worries about inflation set off expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve might raise interest rates. Japan's Nikkei 225 dropped 1.1% to 29,436.73 in early trading, following a national holiday Tuesday. South Korea's Kospi slipped...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Nov. 23, 2021 15:26 PM EST

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for January delivery rose $1.75 to $78.50 a barrel Tuesday. Brent crude for January delivery rose $2.61 to $82.31 per barrel. Wholesale gasoline for December delivery rose 8 cents to $2.34 a gallon. December heating oil rose 5 cents to $2.38 a...

Asian stocks mixed after late slump on Wall Street

Nov. 22, 2021 22:49 PM EST

Asian shares were mixed Tuesday after a late drop left major Wall Street indexes mostly lower. Tokyo was closed Tuesday for a holiday. Hong Kong and Seoul declined while Shanghai advanced. Market players appeared to be relieved to learn that...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Nov. 22, 2021 15:36 PM EST

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for January delivery rose 65 cents to $76.75 a barrel Monday. Brent crude for January delivery rose 81 cents to $79.70 per barrel. Wholesale gasoline for December delivery rose 5 cents to $2.26 a gallon. December heating oil rose 4 cents to $2.33...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Nov. 19, 2021 15:55 PM EST

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for December delivery fell $2.91 to $76.10 a barrel Friday. Brent crude for January delivery fell $2.35 to $78.89 per barrel. Wholesale gasoline for December delivery fell 8 cents to $2.21 a gallon. December heating oil fell 9 cents to $2.29 a...

Asian shares press higher after Wall St record

Nov. 18, 2021 23:45 PM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Friday after Wall Street hit a record and Japanese inflation eased. Market benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo and Sydney advanced. Hong Kong declined. Wall Street's benchmark S&P 500 index...