Oil

Oil falls slightly to end near $92 a barrel

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Posted: May 17, 2012 4:25 PM
Oil falls slightly to end near $92 a barrel

The price of oil fell Thursday as worries persisted about the future of Greece in the European Union and the long-term impact that region's financial crisis could have on the global economy. Here's how energy contracts traded.

On the New York Mercantile Exchange:

Benchmark crude fell 25 cents to finish at $92.56 per barrel.

Gasoline fell 4.27 cents to end at $2.8782 per gallon.

Heating oil fell 4.86 cents to finish at $2.849 per gallon.

Natural gas fell 2.4 cents to end at $2.594 per 1,000 cubic feet.

On the ICE Futures exchange in London:

Brent crude fell $2.26 to finish at $107.49 per barrel.