Oil slips to less than $93 a barrel

Aug. 10, 2012 at 4:39 PM

NEW YORK, Aug. 10 (UPI) -- Crude oil lost 49 cents in trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange Friday, closing at $92.87 a barrel.

Natural gas prices ended Friday off 17 cents to $2.77 per million British thermal units.

Home heating oil was off 2 cents to close at $3.02 a gallon.

Reformulated blendstock gasoline picked up less than a cent to settle at $3 a gallon.

At the pump, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline was $3.673 Friday from $3.662 Thursday, AAA reported

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