Materials Sector Rises -- Materials Roundup

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Shares of miners and other commodities processors rose.

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The price of gold fell for the third day in a row, selling off from its early week highs as the dollar strengthened and political events around the world failed to motivate haven buyers. Supply-side problems in South America and Indonesia continued to boost copper prices.

Teck Resources fell after being cut to neutral from buy by BofA Merrill Lynch.

-By Amy Pessetto, amy.pessetto@dowjones.com

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June 09, 2017 18:42 ET (22:42 GMT)