Low Dollar Drives Investors To Commodities The U.S. dollar is at its lowest level of the year against the Euro, and it's lost ground against other currencies as well. The weakness of the dollar has helped push up the cost of commodities like oil and copper.
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Low Dollar Drives Investors To Commodities

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Low Dollar Drives Investors To Commodities

Low Dollar Drives Investors To Commodities

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STEVE INSKEEP, Host:

NPR's Jim Zarroli has more.

JIM ZARROLI: George Gero is vice president of RBC Capital Markets.

GEORGE GERO: This has been a gold rush by people who are afraid to A, miss the boat, or B, have not secured their purchasing power against the dropping dollar.

ZARROLI: Jim Zarroli, NPR News, New York.

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