Nymex Oil Futures

By Biman Mukherji Features Dow Jones Newswires

Oil futures fell modestly in Asian trading after a pullback overnight, though prices remain near their best levels since mid-2015.

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--December light, sweet crude on the New York Mercantile Exchange was recently down 0.3% at $57 a barrel in the Globex training session. January Brent fell 0.2% to $63.55.

--After Tuesday's settlement, the American Petroleum Institute's reading of U.S. oil inventories showed a smaller decline last week than is expected from the government's reading on Wednesday.

Write to Biman Mukherji at biman.mukherji@wsj.com

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November 07, 2017 23:31 ET (04:31 GMT)