Oil stays above $95 per barrel
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil rose slightly Wednesday as the market awaited the next move by Europe's central bank to ease the debt crisis that has hamstrung the region's economy.
On the New York Mercantile Exchange:
Benchmark crude rose 6 cents to finish at $95.36 per barrel.
Heating oil fell 2.92 cents to finish at $3.1176 per gallon.
Gasoline fell 0.24 cent to finish at $2.9498 per gallon.
Natural gas fell 5.9 cents to finish at $2.7950 per 1,000 cubic feet.
On the ICE Futures exchange in London:
Brent crude fell $1.09 to finish the day at $113.09 per barrel.