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Crude oil in the U.S. was hovering around $92 a barrel by late Tuesday morning.
Gold was rallying and so was silver, but aluminum was slumping.
As for what they were doing later in the day, a new Bloomberg lab at the Goodman School of Business would have been able to fill in curious students.
The lab, which opened officially Tuesday, thanks to a donation from Roelof Makken, an adjunct professor and Brock Business alumnus, is home to eight Bloomberg terminals, enabling students to tap into the world markets in real time.