BC-US--Petroleum, US

New York (AP) — Petroleum futures trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange Wednesday:

(1,000 bbl; dollars per bbl.)

LIGHT SWEET CRUDE
Open High Low Settle Chg.
Dec 56.43 58.66 56.28 58.43 Up 2.33
Jan 56.33 58.56 56.21 58.34 Up 2.31
Feb 56.09 58.25 55.99 58.04 Up 2.22
Mar 55.77 57.85 55.68 57.64 Up 2.12
Apr 55.45 57.39 55.36 57.21 Up 2.02
May 55.04 57.01 55.00 56.77 Up 1.91
Jun 54.74 56.50 54.67 56.32 Up 1.81
Jul 54.52 56.05 54.44 55.89 Up 1.72
Aug 54.06 55.72 54.05 55.50 Up 1.65
Sep 54.40 55.33 54.40 55.14 Up 1.56
Oct 53.54 55.07 53.54 54.85 Up 1.50
Nov 53.30 54.84 53.22 54.60 Up 1.46
Dec 53.27 54.33 53.27 54.33 Up 1.41
Jan 54.08 Up 1.36
Feb 54.49 54.49 53.86 53.86 Up 1.31
Mar 53.66 Up 1.27
Apr 53.48 Up 1.23
May 52.30 53.54 52.26 53.33 Up 1.19
Jun 53.14 Up 1.15
Jul 52.97 Up 1.11
Aug 52.83 Up 1.08
Sep 52.70 Up 1.04
Oct 52.59 Up 1.00
Nov 51.71 52.78 51.64 52.51 Up .97
Dec 52.37 Up .95
Jan 52.25 Up .92
Feb 52.15 Up .89
Mar 52.07 Up .87
Apr 52.00 Up .84
May 51.35 52.15 51.35 51.95 Up .81
Jun 51.87 Up .79
Jul 51.80 Up .77
Aug 51.76 Up .76
Sep 51.74 Up .74
Oct 51.73 Up .72
Nov 51.25 52.01 51.21 51.73 Up .70
Dec 51.66 Up .70
Jan 51.61 Up .69
Feb 51.58 Up .67
Mar 51.56 Up .65
Apr 51.55 Up .62
May 51.57 Up .61
Jun 51.55 Up .60
Jul 51.55 Up .59
Aug 51.56 Up .58
Sep 51.59 Up .57
Oct 51.63 Up .56
Nov 51.45 51.77 51.40 51.69 Up .58
Dec 51.67 Up .58
Jan 51.65 Up .58
Feb 51.68 Up .58
Mar 51.67 Up .57
Apr 51.72 Up .57
May 51.74 Up .57
Jun 51.73 Up .57
Jul 51.75 Up .57
Aug 51.85 Up .57
Sep 51.88 Up .56
Oct 51.96 Up .56
Nov 52.02 Up .56
Dec 52.02 Up .56
Jan 52.06 Up .55
Feb 52.10 Up .55
Mar 52.12 Up .54
Apr 52.15 Up .54
May 52.16 Up .53
Jun 52.19 Up .53
Jul 52.24 Up .52
Aug 52.27 Up .52
Sep 52.30 Up .51
Oct 52.36 Up .51
Nov 52.39 Up .50
Dec 52.37 Up .50
Jan 52.37 Up .50
Feb 52.39 Up .50
Mar 52.40 Up .50
Apr 52.41 Up .50
May 52.45 Up .50
Jun 52.43 Up .50
Jul 52.45 Up .50
Aug 52.48 Up .50
Sep 52.52 Up .50
Oct 52.56 Up .50
Nov 52.61 Up .50
Dec 52.61 Up .50
Jan 52.62 Up .50
Feb 52.63 Up .50
Mar 52.61 Up .50
Apr 52.62 Up .50
May 52.61 Up .50
Jun 52.62 Up .50
Jul 52.61 Up .50
Aug 52.61 Up .50
Sep 52.59 Up .50
Oct 52.58 Up .50
Nov 52.57 Up .50
Dec 52.57 Up .50
Jan 52.57 Up .50
Feb 52.57 Up .50
Mar 52.57 Up .50
Apr 52.57 Up .50
May 52.57 Up .50
Jun 52.57 Up .50
Jul 52.57 Up .50
Aug 52.57 Up .50
Sep 52.57 Up .50
Oct 52.57 Up .50
Nov 52.57 Up .50
Dec 52.57 Up .50
Jan 52.57 Up .50
Feb 52.57 Up .50
Mar 52.57 Up .50
Apr 52.57 Up .50
May 52.57 Up .50
Jun 52.57 Up .50
Jul 52.57 Up .50
Aug 52.57 Up .50
Sep 52.57 Up .50
Oct 52.57 Up .50
Nov 52.57 Up .50
Dec 52.57 Up .50
Jan 52.57 Up .50
Feb 52.57 Up .50
Mar 52.57 Up .50
Apr 52.57 Up .50
May 52.57 Up .50
Jun 52.57 Up .50
Jul 52.57 Up .50
Aug 52.57 Up .50
Sep 52.57 Up .50
Oct 52.57 Up .50
Nov 52.57 Up .50
Dec 52.57 Up .50
Jan 52.57 Up .50