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NYMEX Monday Wrap: Crude opens week with strong gains; nat gas trends lower
HOUSTON, August 8, 2016 (PCW) — September NYMEX crude futures settled up $1.22//bbl to $43.02/bbl. October Brent at the close of the NYMEX increased $1.20/bbl to $45.40/bbl.
The September Brent/WTI spread widened to $1.64/bbl favoring Brent. Prompt natural gas futures were down 2.4 cents at $2.748/mmBtu. September NYMEX RBOB futures closed at $1.3620/gal, down 1.43 cpg.
US Gulf cash gasoline differentials were mostly stronger versus Friday’s levels.
A2 CBOB 87 regular was higher at 1.75 cpg under the screen.
CBOB 87 was stronger at 2.00 cpg over the screen.
D2 CBOB 93 premium was up at 7.25 cpg over the screen.
CBOB 93 was weaker at 14.75 cpg over the screen.
RBOB rose to 3.50 cpg over the screen.
The 3-2-1 crack in the Gulf Coast was $11.34/bbl, $2.59/bbl under the screen. – John Troland
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