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Energy Sector Update for 02/09/2016: USO, UNG, VTTI

Top Energy Stocks

XOM: -1.6%

CVX: -3.5%

COP: -2.5%

SLB: -3.0%

OXY: -1.4%

Energy shares were on course to close lower on Tuesday as crude oil futures extended their losses.

Light, sweet crude oil for March delivery was down 4.6% at $28.34 per barrel. In other energy futures, heating oil was 1.2% higher at $0.85 per gallon while natural gas was down 0.1% at $1.68 British thermal units.

In energy ETFs, the United States Oil Fund ( USO ) was down 5.8% at $8.15 while the United States Natural Gas ETF ( UNG ) was down 1.8% at $7.68.

In other energy news, Shares of VTTI Energy Partners ( VTTI ) were sliding Tuesday after the operator of energy infrastructure assets reported Q4 profits that decreased significantly from a year earlier on lower revenues that were shy of consensus forecasts.

Shares in the company were 2.9% lower at $15.42 in recent trade. The company has traded between $14.80 and $28.20 over the past 52 weeks.

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