Precious metals settle lower amid stronger dollar
The S&P 500 continues to hold the (flat) line with a 0.1% gain. Looking at precious metals, gold futures settled today's session lower by $5.70 (-0.3%) at $1,783.90/ozt, and silver settled lower by $0.07 (-0.3%) at $23.48/ozt. The metals were pressured by a stronger dollar. The U.S. Dollar Index is currently up 0.4% to 96.90.