NYMEX Benchmark Crude October: (-0.08%) to $88.81
Top Energy Stocks
Energy shares kept gains through the morning into the session's half even as crude oil futures traded near the flat line, near $89 a barrel.
Light, sweet crude oil for October delivery traded down 0.08% to $88.81 a barrel. In other energy futures, heating oil was up 0.22% to $3.07 a gallon while natural gas was up 3.58% to $4.04 per million British thermal units.
In mid-day energy news, shares of ConocoPhillips ( COP ) are higher as the Associated Press reports the U.S.-based oil major says it has completed cleaning virtually all oil and drilling mud released into Bohai Bay in China.
The company says that it has met a deadline to have the oil cleaned up by Wednesday.Â
COP shares are up 0.6%, or $0.41, to $68.25.
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