Equities Market Roundup: Commodities Holding Stocks

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U.S. stocks are up today thanks in large part to the rebound in the commodities markets. Energy and precious metals investors had experienced a steep sell-off last week but prices could be finding their footing once more. Oil recovered after supply surfaces and lowered demand dropped prices. Oil is now trading at just over $101 per barrel. Silver had been the commodity hit hardest last week, but has surged to trade over $37 per ounce. Gold also recovered and is now trading at $1509 an ounce.

DJIA: 12,706.44 (+0.54 percent)
S&P 500: 1,347.25 (+0.53 percent)
Nasdaq: 2,846.74 (+0.68 percent)
Russell 2000: 841.41 (+0.97 percent)

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