US crude, the benchmark for December deliveries, fell $3.08 to $85.83 a barrel on Wednesday. Brent crude for January delivery fell $2.71 to $92.65 a barrel.

Wholesale gasoline for December deliveries fell 10 cents to $2.54 a gallon. Heating oil in December fell 11 cents to $3.66 a gallon. Natural gas fell 27 cents in December to $5.87 per 1,000 cubic feet.

Gold for December delivery fell $2.30 to $1,713.70 an ounce. Silver for December delivery fell 17 cents to $21.33 an ounce and copper for December was up 2…