Oil Futures Rebound From Morning Lows in Asia

Oil futures are little changed in midday Thursday trading in Asia, reversing modest earlier weakness which extended overnight declines.

--On the New York Mercantile Exchange, light, sweet crude futures for delivery in October was recently off 3 cents at $45.95 a barrel in the Globex electronic session and November Brent crude rose 6 cents to $50.79 on London's ICE Futures exchange.

--September Nymex gasoline jumped 6.1% to $2.0001 a gallon and more-actively traded October rose 2.6% to $1.6802.

--BMI Research sees continued oil declines and refined-product price gains in the wake of U.S. refinery closures.

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

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August 31, 2017 00:19 ET (04:19 GMT)