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Oil has fallen by nearly half, to recession levels, as US economy improves

...Diesel and jet fuel prices have also plunged, helping boost the profits and share prices of airlines and shippers. Heating oil is the cheapest it has been in four years. ECONOMISTS WORRYFalling fuel prices act like a tax cut and help boost consumer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-15/oil-has-fallen-nearly-half
US stocks slump as oil rout continues

...61.85 a barrel in London.On the NYMEX:- Wholesale gasoline fell 2.7 cents to close at $1.597 a gallon.- Heating oil fell 4.5 cents to close at $2.016 a gallon.- Natural gas rose 16.1 cents to close at $3.795 per 1,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-12/us-stocks-slump-oil-rout-c
US stocks slide the most in two months

...on the ICE Futures exchange in London.? Wholesale gasoline fell 8.2 cents to close at $1.642 a gallon.? Heating oil fell 3.8 cents to close at $2.046 a gallon.? Natural gas rose 5.4 cents to close at $3.706 per 1,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-10/us-stocks-slide-most-two-m
Dow, S&P 500 push further into record territory

...In other energy futures trading on the NYMEX, wholesale gasoline rose 2.9 cents to close at $2.057 a gallon, heating oil rose 2.5 cents to close at $2.405 a gallon and natural gas fell 22.3 cents to close at $4.266 per 1,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/dow-sp-500-push-further-re
Dow, S&P 500 mark latest record highs; relief over better news from Japan and Germany

...other energy futures trading on the NYMEX:? Wholesale gasoline rose 1.7 cents to close at $2.043 a gallon? Heating oil fell 2.3 cents to close at $2.381 a gallon.? Natural gas fell 9.7 cents to close at $4.244 per 1,000 cubic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-18/dow-sp-500-mark-latest-rec
US stocks gain as the price of crude oil rebounds

...01 a pound.In other energy futures trading, wholesale gasoline rose 0.9 cent to close at $2.087 a gallon and heating oil fell 0.4 cent to close at $2.439 a gallon. Natural gas rose for the seventh consecutive trading day on forecasts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-05/us-stocks-gain-price-crude
Gleam is gone as gold prices sink to 4-year low

...how commodity prices responded in periods of gradually higher interest rates. Some commodities, such as copper and heating oil, tend to climb, because a steady increase in rates reflects an improving economy.But buying gold is betting on bad...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-06/gleam-gone-gold-prices-sin
US stocks reach record levels after Japan's surprise economic stimulus

...In other energy futures trading on the NYMEX, wholesale gasoline fell 2.6 cents to close at $2.169 a gallon, heating oil fell was flat at $2.515 a gallon and natural gas rose 4.6 cents to close at $3.873 per 1,000 cubic feet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/us-stocks-reach-record-lev
US stock market has best week in nearly 2 years

...to close at $86.13 in London.In New York, wholesale gasoline fell 2.5 cents to close at $2.182 a gallon, heating oil fell 1.7 cents to close at $2.482 a gallon and natural gas rose 0.1 cent to close at $3.623 per 1,000 cubic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-24/us-stock-market-has-best-w
Why drop in oil prices could squeeze US economy

...Poor's 500 stock index, according to FactSet.Lower fuel prices have followed. The average prices of gasoline, heating oil, diesel and jet fuel are all on track to be the lowest in four years, giving drivers, travelers and fuel-hungry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-13/why-drop-oil-prices-could-