WHAT'S UP: Silver was an exception Wednesday. It rose while prices fell for other metals including gold, copper, palladium and platinum.
ENERGY INDECISION: Energy prices were mixed. Benchmark oil fell in New York. Brent crude rose in London.
RAINDROPS FALLING: Prices for wheat, corn and soybeans fell after forecasts for more rain in South America. Brazil and Argentina are major producers of soybeans.