The futures contracts for oil witnessed an increase, as it rose by 0.16%. According to the New York Mercantile Exchange, the futures contracts for crude oil were traded in November at 82.02 dollars per barrel.
Contrary to gold futures who declined, according to Comex’s classification, gold contracts fell by 0.43% to trade at a price of $ 1662.85 an ounce.
US stocks closed higher yesterday, after the treasury yields declined, as they withdrew their indices to the upside and recorded remarkable gains in sectors such as natural gas and oil, as well as in consumer services and basic materials.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose by 1.88%, Standard and poor's 500 rose by 1.97%, while the Nasdaq rose by 2.05%.
While, the Nikkei index rose by 0.41% to reach 26,280.5 points, and the Topix index increased by 0.05% to reach 1856.08 points.
In the currency market, the euro pair fell against the dollar by 0.53% * , the Australian dollar pair fell against the US dollar by 0.57% *, in contrast, the dollar pair rose against the yen by 0.23%, and the dollar pair against the franc increased by 0.37%.
* : at the time of writing the news.