Friday, March 01, 2013 5:12 pm
News Summary: Copper drops on China outlook
By The Associated Press
DOLLAR EFFECT: The strength of the dollar is pushing down the prices of other metals such as gold, silver, palladium and platinum.
STABLE WEEK: The price of wheat stabilized this week. The grain has slumped this year on speculation that winter storms will bring moisture to the Plains region, boosting this year's crop.