Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities, and foreign exchange levels

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for October delivery fell 48 cents to $42.34 a barrel Friday. Brent crude oil for October delivery fell 55 cents to $44.35 a barrel.

Wholesale gasoline for September delivery fell 1 cent $1.28 a gallon. September heating oil fell 4 cents to $1.21 a gallon. September natural gas rose 10 cents to $2.45 per 1,000 cubic feet.

Gold for December delivery rose 50 cents to $1,947.00 an ounce. Silver for September delivery fell 41 cents to $26.73 an ounce and September copper fell 6 cents to $2.92 a pound.

The dollar rose to 105.82 Japanese yen from 105.76 yen. The euro fell to $1.1788 from $1.1852.