NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- In commodities markets this week, all eyes are focused on Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.Investors in gold and other precious metals are looking for clues to determine the next likely direction in U.S. monetary policy. This has been a difficult task of late, given the conflicting messages sent by various members of the central bank. Clearly, there are dissenting views at the Fed with some members taking on a more supportive stance to extend the time frame of economic stimulus while others have suggested there are unintended consequences to these programs and that they should be phased-out.
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