Oil ends above $90 a barrel

AP News
Posted: Dec 20, 2012 3:58 PM

Oil closed above $90 a barrel for the first time in two months Thursday as it tracked an upward move in U.S. stock markets.

On the New York Mercantile Exchange:

Benchmark crude rose 15 cents to finish at $90.13 per barrel.

Gasoline rose 1.12 cents to end at $2.7543 a gallon.

Heating oil rose 2.19 cents to finish at $3.0575 a gallon.

Natural gas rose 14.2 cents to end at $3.4620 per 1,000 cubic feet.

On the ICE Futures exchange in London:

Brent crude fell 16 cents to finish the day at $110.20 per barrel.