9/28/2011 11:15:00 AM
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Oil fell more than $1 Wednesday to near $83 a barrel following a Department of Energy report that showed supplies rose last week, Bloomberg reported.
Crude futures slipped to $83.15 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, down from Tuesdayâ€™s $84.45 closing price.
DOE said Wednesday that crude inventories improved 1.9 million barrels last week.
Gasoline stockpiles rose 800,000 barrels for the week ended Saturday, slightly below economistsâ€™ forecasts, Bloomberg reported.
Distillates, which include diesel, gained 72,000 barrels, well below the 400,000-barrel increase forecast, Bloomberg said.
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