October 5, 2009
Crude oil prices down Monday
Crude oil prices fell close to $69 per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange Monday after Wall Street equities fell in the previous week.
Stocks fell during four of five trading sessions last week, shaking up confidence in what had been a six-month rally.
At the pump, the average national price of unleaded gasoline was $2.461 per gallon Monday, unchanged from Sunday, AAA said.