Metals Struggle As Gold, Silver Dip

Metals are having a rough day.

Gold is down $13.50 or 1.2% to $1108.80 an ounce as it approaches the all-important $1100/ounce mark.

Silver is doing worse, down $0.23 or 1.3% to $17.11 an ounce.

Futures for every metal are down, too. Gold and silver are down 1.2% and 1.3%, respectively while copper and palladium are down around 1% each.

FUTURES PM March 10th

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