NEW YORK OIL FUTURES

NEW YORK OIL FUTURES

New York Mercantile Exchange - April 28, 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 43.35 43.90 43.10 43.80- 43.90 43.08 59.00 38.25 13,347 14,134

June 43.95 44.50 43.70 44.40- 44.50 43.61 55.60 39.05 43,546 11,929

July 44.70 45.15 44.50 45.15- __ 44.41 52.90 40.25 19,511 3,193

Aug. 45.70 46.00 45.65 __ - __ 45.41 52.10 41.50 13,630 384

Sept 46.90 47.10 46.65 47.10- __ 46.41 52.10 42.85 11,704 613

Oct. 48.00 48.10 47.65 __ - __ 47.41 51.00 44.10 8,525 981

Nov. 48.90 49.15 48.75 __ - __ 48.41 51.90 45.10 8,689 353

Dec. 49.80 49.90 49.50 __ - __ 49.31 51.00 48.90 17,198 1,185

*Total daily, 169,894 34,167

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

May. 51.20 52.25 50.90 52.15- 52.25 50.94 65.10 45.10 19,818 26,505

June 52.25 53.30 51.90 53.20- 53.30 51.94 62.50 46.20 48,161 21,312

July 53.00 53.90 52.60 53.80- 53.90 52.64 61.55 46.75 17,407 4,717

Aug. 53.00 53.80 53.00 __ - __ 52.76 58.00 47.10 13,032 813

Sep. 52.50 53.25 52.50 __ - __ 52.36 56.50 47.50 13,202 1,514

Oct. 51.60 52.10 51.50 __ - __ 51.21 54.00 47.75 4,487 383

Nov. 50.70 50.70 50.70 __ - __ 50.51 53.50 48.50 632 1

Dec. __ __ __ __ - __ 50.31 52.80 46.50 2,677 __

*Total daily, 119,767 55,255

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

June 15.45 15.80 15.37 15.70- 15.80 15.32 21.35 13.59 124,426 47,785

July 15.83 16.26 15.83 16.16- 16.26 15.81 21.05 14.02 60,010 16,305

Aug. 16.31 16.60 16.26 16.52- 16.60 16.17 21.00 14.43 36,813 6,898

Sep. 16.55 16.83 16.53 16.78- 16.83 16.44 20.82 14.78 26,565 5,397

Oct. 16.80 17.02 16.77 17.02- __ 16.64 20.75 15.07 17,676 1,902

Nov. 16.93 16.97 16.93 __ - __ 16.83 20.63 15.32 10,438 738

Dec. 17.05 17.22 17.00 __ - __ 16.97 20.74 15.52 34,410 2,686

Jan. 17.20 17.25 17.20 __ - __ 17.07 20.39 15.70 24,516 1,390

Feb. 17.27 17.35 17.27 __ - __ 17.15 20.32 15.93 11,627 735

Mar. 17.35 17.44 17.35 __ - __ 17.23 20.20 16.05 9,536 452

Apr. 17.49 17.49 17.49 __ - __ 17.28 20.27 16.20 5,529 7

May 17.52 17.52 17.52 __ - __ 17.32 20.29 16.35 3,355 2

June 17.49 17.60 17.45 __ - __ 17.35 20.47 16.40 14,372 359

July 17.55 17.55 17.55 __ - __ 17.38 17.29 17.28 5,282 102

Dec. 17.58 17.72 17.58 17.72- __ 17.53 20.75 16.75 17,362 750

June __ __ __ __ - __ 17.57 20.10 17.25 5,054 200

Dec. 17.58 17.72 17.58 17.72- __ 17.53 20.75 17.00 10,861 1,525

Dec. 17.60 17.64 17.60 __ - __ 17.54 20.98 17.00 5,141 400

Dec. 17.60 17.63 17.60 __ - __ 17.54 21.38 17.15 4,503 350

Dec. __ __ __ __ - __ 17.54 22.00 16.95 4,312 __

Dec. 17.64 17.64 17.64 __ - __ 17.54 18.65 17.20 3,145 8

Total daily, 454,919 88,091

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

May 227.5 231.5 223.0 224.0- 227.5 226.6 272.5 183.0 6,020 52,877

June 229.1 234.5 225.0 230.0- 232.0 228.5 275.0 182.0 34,340 31,466

July 232.5 237.5 231.0 233.5- 235.0 232.2 275.0 185.2 24,222 8,613

Aug. 236.0 241.0 234.0 236.5- 239.0 235.5 276.0 184.5 20,395 5,043

Sept. 236.0 240.0 235.0 237.0- 237.5 235.5 274.0 185.0 14,989 3,360

Oct. 240.0 243.5 238.0 240.0- 240.5 239.2 275.0 176.0 14,841 3,497

Nov. 254.5 257.0 253.0 __ - __ 253.2 283.0 191.5 9,466 2,516

Dec. 268.5 270.5 266.0 __ - __ 266.7 294.0 186.0 15,281 2,699

Jan. 271.0 272.0 268.0 270.0- __ 268.4 295.0 186.0 15,610 3,597

Feb. 256.5 258.5 254.0 __ - __ 254.4 277.0 203.0 9,031 1,564

Mar. 242.0 243.5 240.5 241.5- __ 239.9 260.0 194.5 7,745 784

Apr. 227.0 230.5 227.0 __ - __ 227.0 244.0 199.0 4,683 182

May 226.0 226.0 224.5 __ - __ 222.7 238.0 197.0 4,130 82

June 225.5 225.5 224.5 __ - __ 222.7 238.0 186.0 4,704 90

July 225.5 225.5 225.5 __ - __ 223.2 239.0 186.0 3,537 33

Aug. 227.0 227.0 226.0 __ - __ 224.1 237.5 197.5 3,306 35

Sep. 227.0 227.0 225.0 __ - __ 224.5 237.5 201.7 3,071 99

Oct. 229.0 230.0 228.0 __ - __ 227.0 245.2 197.0 2,388 182

Nov. 242.5 242.5 242.0 __ - __ 240.2 253.5 214.0 2,228 94

Dec. 256.0 256.0 256.0 __ - __ 254.0 268.0 226.0 4,946 1

Jan. 257.7 258.5 257.5 __ - __ 255.7 268.0 240.0 5,872 62

Feb. 246.5 246.5 246.5 __ - __ 244.4 256.5 235.5 1,696 501

Mar. 234.0 234.0 234.0 __ - __ 232.9 247.5 225.8 1,659 1

Apr. 224.0 224.0 224.0 __ - __ 221.0 236.0 214.0 1,707 1

May __ __ __ __ - __ 220.0 233.9 213.1 1,183 __

June __ __ __ __ - __ 220.1 232.0 218.5 1,996 __

July __ __ __ __ - __ 220.7 232.5 217.0 939 __

Total daily, 226,356 118,150

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

May 29.25 29.25 29.25 29.25- __ 29.25 32.50 24.95 382 95

June __ __ __ 29.30- __ 29.35 31.25 25.25 701 __

July 29.80 29.80 29.80 30.00- __ 29.85 31.05 25.50 343 25

Aug. __ __ __ 29.75- __ 30.20 31.00 28.90 249 __

*Total daily, 3,153 120

Bid _Asked *_Nominal S_Settling price

*Total includes contract months not shown.