NEW YORK OIL FUTURES

NEW YORK OIL FUTURES

New York Mercantile Exchange - May 21, 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)

June 39.40 40.15 39.20 39.70- 39.90 39.28 55.60 39.05 34,024 13,522

July 40.25 41.00 40.10 40.60- 40.75 40.17 52.90 40.00 40,798 10,618

Aug. 41.40 42.20 41.40 41.80- 42.00 41.32 52.10 41.30 17,504 4,670

Sept 42.75 43.50 42.75 43.25- 43.40 42.62 52.10 42.75 12,292 1,944

Oct. 44.20 44.90 44.20 44.65- __ 43.87 51.00 44.00 10,286 1,814

Nov. 45.50 46.20 45.50 __ - __ 45.02 51.90 45.10 10,032 670

Dec. 46.65 47.35 46.60 47.15- __ 46.17 51.40 46.60 19,960 2,422

Jan. 47.70 48.40 47.70 48.15- __ 47.22 52.00 47.70 18,395 1,287

Feb. 48.80 49.30 48.65 48.90- __ 47.97 52.25 48.50 9,450 705

Mar. 48.50 49.30 48.50 __ - __ 47.67 51.60 47.90 3,838 130

*Total daily, 188,660 38,094

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

June 48.50 49.25 47.90 48.80- 49.00 48.43 62.50 46.20 28,447 15,972

July 49.55 50.45 49.10 49.90- 50.10 49.66 61.55 46.75 36,844 11,336

Aug. 50.20 51.05 49.90 50.60- 50.80 50.46 58.00 47.10 18,837 4,350

Sep. 50.00 51.00 50.00 50.80- __ 50.34 56.50 47.50 13,477 1,869

Oct. 49.40 50.15 49.40 __ - __ 49.54 54.00 47.75 4,813 197

Nov. 48.90 49.80 48.90 49.70- __ 49.14 53.50 48.50 1,769 168

Dec. 49.10 49.80 49.10 __ - __ 49.14 52.80 46.50 3,669 195

*Total daily, 109,794 34,186

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

July 14.27 14.67 14.18 14.60- 14.67 14.18 21.05 14.02 116,483 77,385

Aug. 15.02 15.30 14.98 15.23- 15.30 14.99 21.00 14.43 61,777 36,365

Sep. 15.50 15.77 15.45 15.70- 15.77 15.51 20.82 14.78 37,259 17,422

Oct. 15.87 16.17 15.87 __ - __ 15.91 20.75 15.07 22,637 10,182

Nov. 16.25 16.50 16.22 __ - __ 16.21 20.63 15.32 14,530 2,504

Dec. 16.41 16.60 16.40 16.60- __ 16.42 20.74 15.52 38,428 7,609

Jan. 16.67 16.73 16.56 __ - __ 16.58 20.39 15.70 25,322 1,508

Feb. 16.78 16.78 16.78 __ - __ 16.69 20.32 15.93 11,781 206

Mar. 17.10 17.10 16.88 __ - __ 16.79 20.20 16.05 9,990 201

Apr. 17.00 17.18 17.00 __ - __ 16.88 20.27 16.20 5,772 548

May __ __ __ __ - __ 16.95 20.29 16.35 3,189 831

June 17.05 17.21 17.05 __ - __ 17.01 20.47 16.40 13,968 1,450

July __ __ __ __ - __ 17.07 17.30 17.28 5,637 763

Dec. 17.42 17.49 17.42 __ - __ 17.35 20.75 16.75 17,816 1,831

June 17.58 17.58 17.50 __ - __ 17.47 20.10 17.25 4,082 160

Dec. 17.70 17.70 17.62 __ - __ 17.57 20.75 17.00 9,884 140

Dec. __ __ __ __ - __ 17.77 20.98 17.00 4,396 __

Dec. __ __ __ __ - __ 17.87 21.38 17.15 5,090 100

Dec. __ __ __ __ - __ 17.87 22.00 16.95 4,291 __

Dec. __ __ __ __ - __ 17.97 18.65 17.20 3,195 __

Total daily, 441,242 159,699

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

June 217.0 217.0 206.0 206.5- 207.0 216.9 275.0 182.0 35,751 42,951

July 215.1 220.5 210.0 210.0- 211.0 220.3 275.0 185.2 35,505 19,432

Aug. 220.5 224.0 216.0 216.0- 217.0 225.2 276.0 184.5 23,658 7,935

Sept. 225.5 228.0 220.1 220.5- 222.0 229.5 274.0 185.0 16,969 4,336

Oct. 231.0 235.0 226.5 226.5- 227.0 234.3 275.0 176.0 18,287 4,272

Nov. 246.5 248.5 242.5 243.0- __ 249.0 283.0 191.5 12,176 3,651

Dec. 261.0 264.1 258.5 258.5- __ 263.2 294.0 186.0 18,637 3,081

Jan. 263.5 265.0 261.5 262.5- 263.0 266.1 295.0 186.0 24,246 2,681

Feb. 252.0 253.0 249.5 251.0- __ 253.6 277.0 203.0 11,650 1,245

Mar. 241.0 242.0 239.0 __ - __ 242.0 260.0 194.5 9,020 1,094

Apr. 230.0 230.5 229.0 __ - __ 230.5 244.0 199.0 4,834 180

May 224.5 226.5 224.5 __ - __ 226.5 238.0 197.0 4,655 647

June 226.5 226.5 225.0 225.3- 226.0 226.7 238.0 186.0 5,387 167

July 227.0 227.0 226.1 226.1- __ 227.1 239.0 186.0 4,176 88

Aug. 227.8 228.0 227.8 __ - __ 228.8 237.5 197.5 3,645 194

Sep. 229.2 229.5 229.2 __ - __ 230.2 237.5 201.7 3,106 70

Oct. 232.0 232.0 232.0 __ - __ 233.0 245.2 197.0 2,551 52

Nov. 245.0 245.0 245.0 __ - __ 245.5 253.5 214.0 2,832 157

Dec. 257.0 257.0 257.0 __ - __ 258.8 268.0 226.0 4,771 131

Jan. 259.0 259.0 259.0 __ - __ 260.5 268.0 240.0 5,535 113

Feb. __ __ __ __ - __ 248.3 256.5 235.5 1,716 __

Mar. __ __ __ __ - __ 236.2 247.5 225.8 1,794 50

Apr. 223.5 223.5 223.5 __ - __ 224.5 236.0 214.0 1,784 182

May __ __ __ __ - __ 223.0 233.9 213.1 1,212 2

June __ __ __ __ - __ 223.5 232.0 218.5 2,013 152

July __ __ __ __ - __ 223.8 232.5 217.0 872 152

Aug. __ __ __ __ - __ 224.1 223.8 221.8 778 112

Total daily, 265,201 93,231

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

June 26.90 26.90 26.90 26.75- __ 26.70 31.25 25.25 662 10

July 27.00 27.50 27.00 27.40- __ 27.00 31.05 25.50 593 11

Aug. 27.75 27.75 27.75 27.75- __ 27.55 31.00 27.75 326 15

*Total daily, 3,511 129

Bid _Asked *_Nominal S_Settling price

*Total includes contract months not shown.