Crude oil prices basically flat Thursday

Aug. 9, 2012 at 5:04 PM

NEW YORK, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Crude oil added a penny and settled at $93.36 a barrel Thursday on the New York Mercantile Exchange.

Natural gas also added a penny and closed at $2.95 per million British thermal units.

Home heating oil rose 3 cents to $3.05 per gallon.

Reformulated blendstock gasoline gained 2 cents and closed at $3 a gallon.

At the pump, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline was $3.662 Thursday from $3.647 Wednesday.

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