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Dow Up Eight Days in Row

Commodities and the Dollar

The Energy Information Administration said natural gas storage levels for the week ended March 12 fell by 11 billion cubic feet, which was at the low end of an expected withdrawal range of 27 billion to 31 billion cubic feet, according to analysts polled by Platts.

Natural gas futures suffered. The April delivery contract lost 22 cents, or 5.1%, to settle at $4.09 per million British thermal units.

Elsewhere in commodities markets , crude oil for April delivery shed 73 cents, or 0.9%, to settle at $82.20 a barrel, while the April gold contract gained $3.30, or 0.3% to settle at $1,127.50 an ounce.

The dollar was trading higher against a basket of currencies, with the dollar index up by 0.8%.

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