Oil futures turned south, falling to their lowest price since February as equities plummeted. Crude oil for May delivery lost $1.44, or 1.4%, to land at $101.02 a barrel.
On the other hand, gold futures bounced back from early weakness, solidifying a third consecutive win as speculators continued to seek the precious metal's safe-haven appeal. Gold for June delivery added $16.80, or 1%, to settle at $1,660.70 an ounce.
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