Index Detail: Nikkei Stock Average 225
May 1 Gold fell on Monday after the dollar edged up as U.S. congressional negotiators hammered out a deal on a spending package to keep the federal government funded through September. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold dropped 0.3 percent to $1,264.06 per ounce, as of 0236 GMT. * Gold, last week, saw its biggest weekly percentage fall since the week of March 10, ending about 1.2 percent lower. * U.S. gold futures eased 0.2 percent to $1,265.20 an ounce.
- Nikkei edges up, high-tech shares jump on earnings
- U.S. CONGRESS NEGOTIATORS REACH DEAL TO FUND GOVERNMENT THROUGH SEPT 30; FULL HOUSE AND SENATE STILL MUST APPROVE -SENIOR CONGRESSIONAL AIDE
- BRIEF-Gruden Group entered into strategic partnership with Paypal
- UPDATE 1-Twenty-First Century Fox in talks with Blackstone to buy Tribune
|ICE Brent Crude||$51.88||$-0.17|
|COMEX 100oz Gold||$1,262.10||$-4.00|