NEW YORK (AP) — Futures trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange Wednesday:

OpenHighLowSettleChg.
LIGHT SWEET CRUDE
1,000 bbl.; dollars per bbl.
Aug 74.20 74.26 70.02 70.38 —3.73
Sep 72.67 72.76 68.40 68.86 —3.70
Oct 70.94 70.94 66.57 67.10 —3.52
Nov 70.02 70.02 65.89 66.33 —3.55
Dec 69.47 69.55 65.37 65.75 —3.57
Jan 68.52 69.37 65.00 65.24 —3.57
Feb 67.55 68.00 64.35 64.67 —3.56
Mar 67.40 67.61 63.96 64.21 —3.52
Apr 66.35 67.24 63.59 63.84 —3.46
May 65.98 66.50 63.47 63.52 —3.38
Jun 66.38 66.53 62.94 63.23 —3.29
Jul 65.19 65.20 62.86 62.88 —3.21
Aug 64.90 64.90 62.55 62.55 —3.13
Sep 62.25 —3.05
Oct 61.98 —2.97
Nov 61.74 —2.87
Dec 64.34 64.55 61.04 61.50 —2.80
Jan 61.20 —2.72
Feb 60.91 —2.66
Mar 60.64 —2.58
Apr 60.40 —2.49
May 60.16 —2.42
Jun 61.99 62.23 59.44 59.91 —2.37
Jul 59.64 —2.32
Aug 60.00 60.00 59.20 59.41 —2.27
Sep 59.19 —2.20
Oct 58.97 —2.15
Nov 58.77 —2.08
Dec 60.85 60.87 58.07 58.65 —1.98
Jan 58.45 —1.92
Feb 58.21 —1.91
Mar 57.99 —1.87
Apr 57.81 —1.81
May 57.62 —1.74
Jun 59.03 59.45 57.47 57.47 —1.66
Jul 57.26 —1.62
Aug 57.05 —1.60
Sep 56.85 —1.56
Oct 56.68 —1.52
Nov 56.55 —1.49
Dec 57.83 58.11 55.89 56.42 —1.45
Jan 56.22 —1.42
Feb 56.06 —1.39
Mar 55.93 —1.36
Apr 55.78 —1.33
May 55.68 —1.30
Jun 55.56 —1.27
Jul 55.39 —1.24
Aug 55.27 —1.22
Sep 55.16 —1.19
Oct 55.06 —1.16
Nov 54.98 —1.14
Dec 56.01 56.01 54.89 54.89 —1.11
Jan 54.79 —1.09
Feb 54.68 —1.07
Mar 54.60 —1.05
Apr 54.49 —1.04
May 54.41 —1.02
Jun 54.32 —1.00
Jul 54.22 —.98
Aug 54.10 —.94
Sep 54.03 —.98
Oct 53.97 —.94
Nov 53.95 —.89
Dec 54.35 54.35 53.90 53.90 —.94
Jan 53.81 —.93
Feb 53.73 —.93
Mar 53.69 —.92
Apr 53.59 —.91
May 53.54 —.91
Jun 53.50 —.90
Jul 53.45 —.89
Aug 53.39 —.89
Sep 53.35 —.88
Oct 53.28 —.87
Nov 53.24 —.87
Dec 53.45 53.45 53.29 53.29 —.86
Jan 53.21 —.86
Feb 53.20 —.86
Mar 53.18 —.86
Apr 53.13 —.86
May 53.12 —.86
Jun 53.07 —.86
Jul 53.07 —.85
Aug 53.05 —.85
Sep 53.05 —.84
Oct 53.03 —.83
Nov 53.02 —.83
Dec 53.45 53.45 53.08 53.08 —.82
Jan 53.12 —.82
Feb 53.13 —.82
Mar 53.12 —.82
Apr 53.11 —.82
May 53.12 —.82
Jun 53.08 —.82
Jul 53.11 —.82
Aug 53.15 —.82
Sep 53.18 —.82
Oct 53.20 —.82
Nov 53.24 —.82
Dec 53.27 —.82
Jan 53.30 —.82
Feb 53.33 —.82
Est. sales 1,529,779. Tue.'s sales 1,041,523
Tue.'s open int 2,489,778
HEATING OIL
42,000 gal, cents per gal
Aug 222.39 222.40 209.44 210.08 —12.10
Sep 222.84 222.86 210.00 210.64 —12.09
Oct 223.51 223.51 210.66 211.24 —12.12
Nov 222.53 222.53 211.21 211.79 —12.11
Dec 223.97 223.97 211.67 212.29 —12.02
Jan 222.81 223.29 212.24 212.85 —11.93
Feb 222.27 222.27 212.25 212.78 —11.85
Mar 221.40 222.19 211.67 212.04 —11.76
Apr 219.50 220.66 210.47 210.81 —11.53
May 218.51 219.53 209.92 210.18 —11.20
Jun 219.85 219.85 209.37 209.97 —10.87
Jul 219.68 219.68 210.03 210.63 —10.62
Aug 218.00 218.00 211.33 211.33 —10.46
Sep 215.50 215.50 212.16 212.16 —10.33
Oct 212.72 —10.30
Nov 216.50 216.50 213.42 213.42 —10.23
Dec 223.75 223.75 214.07 214.54 —10.18
Jan 225.85 225.85 216.17 216.17 —10.18
Feb 226.05 226.05 216.37 216.37 —10.14
Mar 222.50 222.50 215.58 215.58 —9.91
Apr 213.99 —9.68
May 212.67 —9.44
Jun 211.86 —9.21
Jul 211.58 —8.98
Aug 211.31 —8.75
Sep 210.93 —8.52
Oct 214.50 214.50 210.35 210.35 —8.28
Nov 213.61 213.61 209.69 209.69 —8.05
Dec 214.90 214.90 209.11 209.11 —7.82
Jan 215.20 215.20 209.40 209.40 —7.82
Feb 216.50 216.50 209.18 209.18 —7.82
Mar 213.25 213.25 208.45 208.45 —7.82
Apr 207.22 —7.82
May 206.97 —7.82
Jun 206.08 —7.82
Jul 205.37 —7.82
Aug 205.09 —7.82
Sep 204.85 —7.82
Oct 204.63 —7.82
Nov 204.15 —7.82
Dec 203.83 —7.78
Jan 204.43 —7.78
Est. sales 185,926. Tue.'s sales 144,340
Tue.'s open int 413,955
NY HARBOR RBOB GAS
42,000 gallons; dollars per gallon
Aug 2.1695 2.1695 2.0521 2.0614 —989
Sep 2.1472 2.1474 2.0284 2.0376 —1020
Oct 2.0353 2.0355 1.9154 1.9239 —1046
Nov 2.0077 2.0077 1.8872 1.8958 —1054
Dec 1.9688 1.9760 1.8687 1.8777 —1050
Jan 1.9677 1.9677 1.8657 1.8746 —1037
Feb 1.9676 1.9714 1.8730 1.8800 —1027
Mar 1.9848 1.9850 1.8851 1.8950 —1013
Apr 2.1301 2.1404 2.0580 2.0600 —1011
May 2.1284 2.1284 2.0595 2.0595 —1008
Jun 2.1141 2.1244 2.0452 2.0452 —998
Jul 2.0900 2.0971 2.0198 2.0198 —995
Aug 1.9923 —985
Sep 1.9625 —975
Oct 1.8289 —914
Nov 1.8010 —898
Dec 1.8680 1.8680 1.7860 1.7900 —882
Jan 1.7882 —875
Feb 1.7935 —868
Mar 1.8087 —861
Apr 1.9854 —853
May 1.9851 —846
Jun 1.9731 —839
Jul 1.9520 —832
Aug 1.9239 —825
Sep 1.8952 —818
Oct 1.7657 —810
Nov 1.7320 —803
Dec 1.7025 —796
Jan 1.7033 —796
Feb 1.7088 —796
Mar 1.7247 —796
Apr 1.9213 —796
May 1.9222 —796
Jun 1.9139 —796
Jul 1.8937 —796
Aug 1.8667 —796
Sep 1.8387 —796
Oct 1.7095 —796
Nov 1.6770 —796
Dec 1.6474 —796
Jan 1.6524 —796
Est. sales 200,677. Tue.'s sales 171,012
Tue.'s open int 441,578
NATURAL GAS
10,000 mm btu's, $ per mm btu
Aug 2.787 2.832 2.780 2.829 +41
Sep 2.757 2.799 2.751 2.797 +39
Oct 2.770 2.812 2.764 2.809 +39
Nov 2.821 2.860 2.815 2.858 +37
Dec 2.934 2.973 2.929 2.973 +37
Feb 2.978 3.022 2.978 3.022 +37
Mar 2.885 2.928 2.885 2.928 +36
Apr 2.627 2.661 2.627 2.661 +29
May 2.603 2.633 2.603 2.633 +29
Jun 2.636 2.663 2.636 2.663 +30
Jul 2.659 2.694 2.659 2.694 +30
Aug 2.675 2.701 2.675 2.701 +28
Sep 2.651 2.684 2.651 2.684 +27
Oct 2.670 2.703 2.670 2.703 +28
Nov 2.734 2.756 2.734 2.756 +27
Dec 2.866 2.886 2.866 2.886 +26
Jan 2.960 2.979 2.960 2.979 +24
Feb 2.937 2.939 2.937 2.939 +22
Mar 2.827 2.844 2.827 2.844 +21
Apr 2.551 2.563 2.551 2.563 +21
May 2.523 2.530 2.523 2.530 +19
Jun 2.548 2.561 2.548 2.561 +20
Jul 2.592 +21
Aug 2.602 +21
Sep 2.585 +21
Oct 2.601 +21
Nov 2.655 +21
Dec 2.780 +21
Jan 3.016 3.056 3.012 3.056 +37
Jan 2.880 +21
Feb 2.848 +20
Mar 2.755 +15
Apr 2.480 + 5
May 2.451 + 1
Jun 2.478 + 1
Jul 2.508 + 1
Aug 2.519 + 1
Sep 2.518 + 1
Oct 2.545 + 1
Nov 2.603 + 1
Dec 2.742 + 1
Jan 2.850
Feb 2.821
Mar 2.751
Apr 2.491 13
May 2.470 13
Jun 2.495 13
Jul 2.522 13
Aug 2.535 13
Sep 2.536 13
Oct 2.563 13
Nov 2.622 13
Dec 2.767 13
Jan 2.882 13
Feb 2.854 14
Mar 2.789 14
Apr 2.559 17
May 2.541 17
Jun 2.566 17
Jul 2.593 17
Aug 2.609 17
Sep 2.611 17
Oct 2.639 17
Nov 2.699 17
Dec 2.845 17
Jan 2.961 17
Feb 2.934 17
Mar 2.869 17
Apr 2.624 22
May 2.606 22
Jun 2.631 22
Jul 2.660 22
Aug 2.677 22
Sep 2.679 22
Oct 2.707 22
Nov 2.769 22
Dec 2.915 22
Jan 3.031 22
Feb 3.004 22
Mar 2.939 22
Apr 2.699 22
May 2.679 22
Jun 2.704 22
Jul 2.731 22
Aug 2.752 22
Sep 2.754 22
Oct 2.784 22
Nov 2.847 22
Dec 2.994 22
Jan 3.111 22
Feb 3.085 22
Mar 3.020 22
Apr 2.776 22
May 2.754 22
Jun 2.777 22
Jul 2.802 22
Aug 2.824 22
Sep 2.826 22
Oct 2.856 22
Nov 2.919 22
Dec 3.066 22
Jan 3.183 22
Feb 3.157 22
Mar 3.092 22
Apr 2.832 22
May 2.810 22
Jun 2.836 22
Jul 2.864 22
Aug 2.890 22
Sep 2.895 22
Oct 2.933 22
Nov 3.005 22
Dec 3.155 22
Jan 3.280 22
Feb 3.254 22
Mar 3.189 22
Apr 2.879 22
May 2.857 22
Jun 2.887 22
Jul 2.927 22
Aug 2.967 22
Sep 2.980 22
Oct 3.030 22
Nov 3.102 22
Dec 3.252 22
Jan 3.377 22
Feb 3.350 22
Mar 3.285 22
Apr 2.945 22
May 2.923 22
Jun 2.953 22
Jul 2.993 22
Aug 3.033 22
Sep 3.048 22
Oct 3.098 22
Nov 3.172 22
Dec 3.324 22
Jan 3.454 22
Feb 3.424 22
Mar 3.359 22
Apr 3.009 22
May 2.987 22
Jun 3.022 22
Jul 3.067 22
Aug 3.107 22
Sep 3.122 22
Oct 3.177 22
Nov 3.255 22
Dec 3.415 22
Est. sales 284,699. Tue.'s sales 374,188
Tue.'s open int 1,485,003