Energy prices fell Thursday as economists said the recent surge in fuel prices will eventually hurt the fragile economic recovery.
Here's a breakdown of how energy contracts traded Thursday:
On the New York Mercantile Exchange:
Crude: lost $1.68 to settle at $102.70 per barrel;
Gasoline: dropped less than a penny to settle at $3.0196 per gallon;
Heating oil: fell 2.58 cents to settle at $3.0449 per gallon;
Natural gas: gave up 10 cents to settle at $3.83 per 1,000 cubic feet.
On the ICE futures exchange:
Brent crude: lost 51 cents to settle at $115.43 per barrel.