Asian stocks sagged, failing to track Wall Street's gains and with the dollar near a 13-month high as concerns about the Turkish crisis weighted on markets. More commentary on the impact for Mideast stocks, oil, currencies and gold.
On Wednesday, an index that tracks the dollar against the euro, yen and four other currencies was flat at 96.729
Asian stocks sagged on Wednesday, failing to track Wall Street's gains and with the dollar near a 13-month high
Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange was off 0.6% at $6,114.50 a tonne
Spot gold was up 0.1% at $1,194.13 an ounce
Front-month Brent crude oil futures were at $72.87 per barrel