NEW YORK OIL FUTURES

NEW YORK OIL FUTURES

New York Mercantile Exchange - April 27, 1998

Prev. Life of Contr. Open Open High Low Close Sttlng High Low Int Sales

No. 2 heating oil N.Y. harbor - 42,000 US gal_(cents per gallon)

May 42.99 43.40 42.55 42.90- 43.25 42.90 59.00 38.25 17,913 16,195

June 43.15 43.90 43.05 43.45- 43.70 43.37 55.60 39.05 41,008 12,360

July 43.95 44.60 43.90 44.40- 44.60 44.12 52.90 40.25 19,275 4,602

Aug. 44.95 45.55 44.95 __ - __ 45.12 52.10 41.50 13,657 632

Sept 46.00 46.75 46.00 __ - __ 46.12 52.10 42.85 11,516 474

Oct. 47.00 47.60 47.00 __ - __ 47.12 51.00 44.10 8,400 248

Nov. 48.15 48.60 48.15 __ - __ 48.12 51.90 45.10 8,646 240

Dec. 48.90 49.60 48.90 __ - __ 49.02 51.00 48.90 17,432 283

*Total daily, 171,390 36,061

Unleaded gasoline N.Y. harbor - 42,000 US gal_(cents per gallon)

May. 49.80 51.20 49.70 50.90- 51.00 50.10 65.10 45.10 23,745 18,714

June 51.05 52.15 50.95 51.90- 52.00 51.29 62.50 46.20 46,810 13,622

July 51.95 52.75 51.85 52.50- 52.65 52.09 61.55 46.75 16,465 2,775

Aug. 52.30 52.80 52.20 __ - __ 52.30 58.00 47.10 12,822 995

Sep. 51.80 52.40 51.70 __ - __ 51.95 56.50 47.50 13,251 1,145

Oct. 51.20 51.20 50.65 __ - __ 50.79 54.00 47.75 4,350 790

Nov. 50.50 50.70 50.50 __ - __ 50.09 53.50 48.50 633 209

Dec. 50.00 50.60 50.00 __ - __ 49.89 52.80 46.50 2,676 171

*Total daily, 121,103 38,446

Crude oil, light sweet crude - 1,000 barrels_(dollars per barrel)

June 15.09 15.45 14.95 15.30- 15.34 15.09 21.35 13.59 129,383 56,208

July 15.58 15.91 15.47 15.78- 15.84 15.59 21.05 14.02 62,404 14,916

Aug. 15.90 16.25 15.88 16.14- 16.19 15.94 21.00 14.43 35,185 5,615

Sep. 16.18 16.50 16.14 __ - __ 16.20 20.82 14.78 26,400 4,274

Oct. 16.59 16.59 16.58 __ - __ 16.40 20.75 15.07 16,530 2,658

Nov. 16.58 16.67 16.58 __ - __ 16.59 20.63 15.32 10,585 606

Dec. 16.73 16.97 16.68 16.93- __ 16.73 20.74 15.52 34,682 2,797

Jan. 16.89 16.89 16.89 __ - __ 16.85 20.39 15.70 23,813 71

Feb. __ __ __ __ - __ 16.93 20.32 15.93 11,583 205

Mar. 17.00 17.00 17.00 __ - __ 17.01 20.20 16.05 9,638 1,355

Apr. __ __ __ __ - __ 17.06 20.27 16.20 5,536 5

May __ __ __ __ - __ 17.10 20.29 16.35 3,357 __

June 17.32 17.32 17.30 __ - __ 17.13 20.47 16.40 13,965 356

July __ __ __ __ - __ 17.16 17.29 17.28 5,380 __

Dec. 17.40 17.40 17.38 __ - __ 17.31 20.75 16.75 17,995 1,106

June __ __ __ __ - __ 17.35 20.10 17.25 5,054 __

Dec. 17.50 17.52 17.50 __ - __ 17.31 20.75 17.00 11,011 475

Dec. __ __ __ __ - __ 17.31 20.98 17.00 5,141 29

Dec. 17.48 17.48 17.48 __ - __ 17.31 21.38 17.15 4,633 29

Dec. __ __ __ __ - __ 17.31 22.00 16.95 4,312 __

Dec. 17.60 17.60 17.55 __ - __ 17.31 18.65 17.20 3,145 140

Total daily, 459,228 90,975

Natural gas - 10,000 million Btus_(cents per million Btus)

May 231.0 233.0 225.0 226.0- 227.5 234.2 272.5 183.0 20,432 40,661

June 233.0 235.0 227.0 228.0- 229.0 237.3 275.0 182.0 36,013 24,561

July 236.0 238.0 230.5 232.0- 233.0 241.0 275.0 185.2 23,186 8,345

Aug. 237.5 239.0 235.0 235.5- 236.0 243.2 276.0 184.5 21,114 4,821

Sept. 237.5 241.0 235.0 237.0- __ 242.7 274.0 185.0 15,553 3,336

Oct. 239.5 242.0 238.5 240.0- __ 245.5 275.0 176.0 15,110 3,198

Nov. 253.0 256.0 253.0 254.0- 254.5 258.7 283.0 191.5 9,498 2,723

Dec. 269.5 270.0 266.3 267.5- __ 271.5 294.0 186.0 14,754 2,523

Jan. 271.0 271.5 268.0 __ - __ 273.1 295.0 186.0 14,484 2,379

Feb. 256.0 257.0 254.0 __ - __ 258.1 277.0 203.0 8,975 906

Mar. 240.5 242.0 239.5 241.0- __ 242.0 260.0 194.5 7,635 466

Apr. 227.0 228.5 227.0 __ - __ 228.2 244.0 199.0 4,653 120

May 223.0 223.7 222.7 __ - __ 223.7 238.0 197.0 4,115 137

June 223.0 223.7 222.7 __ - __ 223.7 238.0 186.0 4,680 161

July 224.2 224.2 223.2 __ - __ 224.2 239.0 186.0 3,521 64

Aug. 224.0 225.1 224.0 __ - __ 225.1 237.5 197.5 3,328 64

Sep. 224.5 225.5 224.5 __ - __ 225.5 237.5 201.7 3,047 63

Oct. 227.0 228.0 227.0 __ - __ 228.0 245.2 197.0 2,346 45

Nov. 240.5 241.2 240.5 __ - __ 241.2 253.5 214.0 2,274 16

Dec. 255.0 255.0 254.5 __ - __ 255.0 268.0 226.0 4,947 35

Jan. 256.2 256.2 256.2 __ - __ 256.7 268.0 240.0 5,914 13

Feb. 244.9 244.9 244.9 __ - __ 245.4 256.5 235.5 1,397 13

Mar. 233.4 233.4 233.4 __ - __ 233.9 247.5 225.8 1,659 13

Apr. 221.5 221.5 221.5 __ - __ 222.0 236.0 214.0 1,711 13

May 220.5 220.5 220.5 __ - __ 221.0 233.9 213.1 1,187 10

June 220.6 220.6 220.6 __ - __ 221.1 232.0 218.5 2,000 10

July 221.2 221.2 221.2 __ - __ 221.7 232.5 217.0 939 10

Total daily, 240,249 94,940

Liquefied propane gas - 42,000 gallons_(cents per gallon)

May 29.25 29.37 29.25 29.25- __ 29.50 32.50 24.95 402 83

June 29.50 29.50 29.50 29.50- __ 29.50 31.25 25.25 701 61

July 29.75 29.75 29.75 29.65- __ 30.00 31.05 25.50 332 10

Aug. __ __ __ 30.50- __ 30.35 31.00 28.90 249 __

*Total daily, 3,162 154

Bid _Asked *_Nominal S_Settling price

*Total includes contract months not shown.