Stocks Manage To Bounce, But Commodity Prices Are Swooning

Stocks Manage To Bounce, But Commodity Prices Are Swooning

By Marilyn Geewax

Prices for raw materials, such as iron ore, copper and oil, are down dramatically from last year. The price plunge helps contain inflation for consumers, but is tough on mining and drilling companies.

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