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NYMEX Monday Wrap: Crude opens week with mixed results; natgas rallies
HOUSTON, December 21, 2015 (PCW) -- January NYMEX crude futures settled up $0.01/bbl to $34.74/bbl. February Brent at the close of the NYMEX decreased $0.28 to $36.35/bbl.
The February Brent/WTI spread narrowed to $0.54/bbl favoring Brent. Prompt natural gas futures were up 14.4 cents at $1.911/mmBtu. January NYMEX RBOB futures closed at $1.2094/gal, down 6.52 cpg.
US Gulf cash gasoline differentials were stronger versus Friday’s levels.
A4 CBOB 87 regular was higher at 7.75 cpg under the screen.
CBOB 87 was stronger at 7.75 cpg under the screen.
D4 CBOB 93 premium rose to 13.50 cpg over the screen.
CBOB 93 increased to 13.50 cpg over the screen.
RBOB was up at 7.50 cpg under the screen.
The 3-2-1 crack in the Gulf Coast was $10.89/bbl, $3.64/bbl under the screen. – John Troland
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