Brent crude ends lower on weak economic data, rising fuel stocks

NEW YORK Wed Dec 5, 2012 3:02pm EST

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NEW YORK Dec 5 (Reuters) - Brent crude futures fell on Wednesday as disappointing economic data from the euro zone and the United States raised concerns about demand for oil. Also, rising inventories pushed U.S. gasoline futures nearly 2 percent lower.

Brent January crude fell $1.03, or 0.94 percent, to settle at $108.81 a barrel, having traded from $108.65 to $110.57. (Reporting by Robert Gibbons; Editing by Bob Burgdorfer)