Commodities finished trading lower as both gold and crude oil futures lost ground during the session amid continuing geopolitical tensions.
Light, sweet crude oil for April delivery finished down 0.2% to $105.40 a barrel. In other energy futures, heating oil was down 0.15% to $3.05 a gallon while natural gas was up 3.06% to $4.37 per million British thermal units.
Meanwhile, gold futures finished down under pressured from a stronger dollar.
Gold for April delivery finished down $0.6 to $1,426.20 an ounce. In other metal futures, silver was down 0.47% to $37.20 a troy ounce while copper traded down 0.12% to $4.41.
The U.S. dollar index (DXY) is up 0.68% to $76.17.
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