Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
Benchmark U.S. crude oil for July delivery rose 59 cents to $115.26 a barrel Wednesday. Brent crude for August delivery rose 69 cents to $116.29 a barrel.
Wholesale gasoline for July delivery rose 15 cents to $4.07 a gallon. July heating oil rose 20 cents to $4.14 a gallon. July natural gas rose 55 cents to $8.70 per 1,000 cubic feet.
Gold for August delivery rose 30 cents to $1,848.70 an ounce. Silver for July delivery rose 23 cents to $21.92 an ounce and July copper rose 3 cents to $4.33 a pound.
The dollar rose to 130.13 Japanese yen from 128.65 yen. The euro fell to $1.0654 from $1.0737.