Oil settles above $105
Wednesday, March 23, 2011; 4:15 PM
-- Oil prices made up for a week-long slump following the Japanese earthquake and are now trading at the highest levels since September 2008.
Here's how energy contracts traded on Wednesday.
On the New York Mercantile Exchange:
Crude rose 78 cents to settle at $105.75 per barrel.
Gasoline gained 1.68 cents to settle at $3.0213 a gallon.
Heating oil gave up 2.12 cents to settle at $3.0550 a gallon.
Natural gas added 8.1 cents to settle at $4.335 per 1,000 cubic feet.
On the ICE Futures exchange:
Brent crude dropped 17 cents to settle at $115.47 per barrel.