HOUSTON (ICIS)--Americas noon snapshot Thursday 16 August 2018.
|Gasoline - RBOB September||1.9805||1.9974||-0.0169|
|Natural Gas September||2.917||2.940||-0.023|
CRUDE: Rebounded on correction to previous session's sell-off. Stock market recovered.
GASOLINE: Lower extending sell off from Wednesday
NATURAL GAS: Lower on a build reported in domestic inventories.
ETHANE: Higher on strong demand from cracker sector.
PROPANE: Rebounding after strong sell-off on Wednesday
BENZENE: Stable on healthy demand.
TOLUENE & MX: Down on sufficient supply.
ETHYLENE: Higher amid a production issue.
PROPYLENE: Steady as lower demand offset recent outages.
The snapshot is compared to the previous evening. Chemicals prices are the mid-point of a range. (Crude $/bbl; gasoline $/gal; natural gas $/MMBtu; ethane and propane, cents/gal; aromatics $/gal; olefins, cents/lb)