Commodities finished the session mixed as gold finished higher while crude oil and fell.
Light, sweet crude oil for November delivery finished down 0.3% to $85.57 a barrel. In other energy futures, heating oil was up 1.53% to $2.94 a gallon while natural gas was down 3.24% to $3.49 per million British thermal units.
Meanwhile, gold futures finished higher as hope rises that Europe will contain its debt crisis.
Gold for December delivery finished up 1.3% to $1,682.60 an ounce. In other metal futures, silver was up 2.48% to $32.79 a troy ounce while copper traded up 3.08% to $3.39.
The US Dollar Index was down 0.87% to $76.95.
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