SINGAPORE, Sept 1 Oil prices fell more than 3 percent in early Asian trade on Tuesday, with investors taking profits after Brent and U.S.
MANILA, Sept 1 Gold edged higher on Tuesday as the dollar weakened, but expectations the Federal Reserve could go ahead with an interest rate increase this month kept gains in check.
Last week, it looked like markets had bullied the US Federal Reserve into delaying interest rate increases, but over the weekend one of the central bank's most senior and respected policymakers fought back.
Shoppers were happy to show off the Blue Bell ice cream made in Alabama but sold in Brenham as cartons were stocked early Monday in parts of Texas.
The stock market closed out its worst month in more than three years on a down note. Stocks fell broadly in Monday trading, with the exception of energy shares, which reversed an early slump after the price of crude oil surged.