Oil ends lower, near $83 a barrel

AP News
Posted: Jun 18, 2012 5:59 PM
Oil ends lower, near $83 a barrel

The price of oil fell Monday as investors' worries about Europe shifted to Spain.

On the New York Mercantile Exchange:

Benchmark crude fell 76 cents to finish at $83.27 per barrel.

Gasoline fell 4.08 cents to end at $2.6609 a gallon.

Heating oil fell 2.88 cents to finish at $2.6177 a gallon.

Natural gas rose 16.8 cents to end at $2.6350 per 1,000 cubic feet.

On the ICE Futures exchange in London:

Brent crude fell $1.56 to finish the day at $96.05 per barrel.