3:30 pm: The commodities space was mostly weaker today as the dollar index traded higher and the quarter came to an end.
Dec gold touched a session high of $1220.70 per ounce in morning action but quickly retreated back into negative territory. Earlier in overnight trade, the yellow metal fell as low as $1204.30 per ounce, its lowest level since early January. It managed to erase some of the losses as it headed into the close and settled 0.6% lower at $1211.40 per ounce, booking a loss of 8.4% for the quarter.
Dec silver slid to $16.85 per ounce in early afternoon pit …More