Crude oil holds near $86

Oct. 29, 2012 at 11:10 AM
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NEW YORK, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Crude oil prices slid during the weekend, dropping 29 cents to $85.99 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange.

Reformulated gasoline added 5.18 cents to $2.6935 a gallon.

Home heating oil picked up 3.59 cents to hit $3.1108 a gallon.

Natural gas gained 8.2 cents to reach $3.806 per million British thermal units.

At the pump, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline was $3.543, down from Sunday's $3.548, AAA reported.

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