Commodities finished trading in the red with both gold and crude oil futures firmly in the red.
Light, sweet crude for October delivery finished down 0.5% to $86.02 a barrel. In other energy futures, heating oil was up 0.29% to $3.00 a gallon while natural gas was up 1.78% to $3.94 per million British thermal units.
Meanwhile, gold futures finished the session lower as a stronger dollar outweighed any safe-haven buying coming on the heels of a weak equities market.
Gold for December delivery finished up 2.6% to $1,876.90 an ounce. In other metal futures, silver was down 2.61% to $41.94 a troy ounce while copper traded down 1.48% to $4.06.
The US Dollar Index was up 0.81% to $75.86.
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