Crude oil fell 56 cents to close at $87.18 on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Brent crude, which is used to set prices for many international varieties of oil, fell $1.05 to $109.87 a barrel on London's ICE Futures exchange.
Wholesale gasoline for December delivery rose 0.58 cent to $2.7321 a gallon. Natural gas rose 3.9 cents to $3.769 per 1,000 cubic feet. Heating oil fell 3.71 cents to $3.0094 a gallon.