|Gold •10 mins||1,654.10||-6.20||-0.37%|
|Platinum •10 mins||741.60||+4.50||+0.61%|
|WTI Crude •1 day||21.51||-1.09||-4.82%|
|Gasoline •1 day||0.614||+0.016||+2.61%|
|Ethanol •1 day||0.986||-0.009||-0.90%|
|Silver •10 mins||14.53||-0.14||-0.97%|
|Silver • 10 mins||14.53||-0.14||-0.97%|
|Copper • 10 mins||2.172||-0.006||-0.28%|
|Brent Crude • 1 day||27.95||-0.70||-2.44%|
|Natural Gas • 1 day||1.671||-0.018||-1.07%|
|Heating Oil • 1 day||1.069||+0.018||+1.71%|
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