Shares of commodities producers rose sharply after the passage of a tax-cut bill in the U.S. Senate was seen as fueling economic expansion.
Miners of industrial metals rose amid anticipation that the stimulus from corporate tax cuts would unleash a wave of building.
Gold futures declined as the dollar strengthened in light of the outlook for stronger economic growth.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
December 04, 2017 16:13 ET (21:13 GMT)