Precious Metals Show Notable Gains
10-Dec-13 10:35 ET
[BRIEFING.COM] Commodities are mostly higher this morning, while the dollar index is currently below 80 and modestly above its session low. Gold, silver and coffee futures are the leaders in the commodity complex this morning with agriculture futures among the worst performers. However, ag is only modestly lower.
Jan crude oil has been in positive territory all session so far as rose as high as +0.9% at $98.24/barrel.
Jan natural gas is +0.7% at $4.26/MMBtu.
Precious metals are showing strong gains and gold and silver remains near session highs. Feb gold is currently +2.4% at $1263.50/oz, while Mar silver is +3.4% at $20.36/oz.