Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for August delivery rose 7 cents to $80.90 per barrel Wednesday. Brent crude for August delivery rose 24 cents to $85.25 per barrel.

Wholesale gasoline for July delivery rose 3 cents to $2.54 a gallon. July heating oil rose 3 cents to $2.54 a gallon. July natural gas fell 13 cents to $2.63 per 1,000 cubic feet.

Gold for August delivery fell $17.60 to $2,313.20 per ounce. Silver for July delivery rose 6 cents to $28.93 per ounce, and September copper was unchanged at $4.37 per pound.

The dollar rose to 160.72 yen from 159.68 Japanese yen. The euro fell to $1.0680 from $1.0716.

Copyright © 2024 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.

Federal News Network Logo
Log in to your WTOP account for notifications and alerts customized for you.

Sign up