Brent crude settles lower as U.S. oil inventories rise
NEW YORK Jan 9 (Reuters) - Brent crude futures edged lower on Wednesday in choppy trading, as rising U.S. oil inventories and increasing U.S. crude oil production applied pressure.
Brent February crude fell 18 cents, or 0.16 percent, to settle at $111.76 a barrel, having traded from $111.11 and $112.23. (Reporting by Robert Gibbons)
- Mexican train derails, stranding 1,300 migrants headed toward U.S.
- At least four servicemen killed in eastern Ukraine |
- Man charged with killing six members of same Texas family |
- Taliban sympathizer posts pictures of smiling Bowe Bergdahl
- Israel presses on with Gaza offensive, Palestinians fire rockets |