NEW YORK (AP) — Oil prices rose Wednesday after the government reported an unexpectedly large drop in U.S. crude oil inventories.
On the New York Mercantile Exchange:
Benchmark crude rose 90 cents to end at $94.33 per barrel.
Wholesale gasoline rose 8.26 cents to finish at $3.084 per gallon.
Heating oil rose 5.06 cents to end at $3.0852 per gallon.
Natural gas fell 8.6 cents to finish at $2.7480 per 1,000 cubic feet.
On the ICE Futures exchange in London:
Brent crude rose $2.22 to end at $116.25 a barrel.