Shares of miners and other commodities processors rose.
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.
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Teck Resources fell after being cut to neutral from buy by BofA Merrill Lynch.
-By Amy Pessetto, firstname.lastname@example.org
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
June 09, 2017 18:42 ET (22:42 GMT)