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Natural Gas May 24 (NG=F)

NY Mercantile - NY Mercantile Delayed Price. Currency in USD
1.7730+0.0090 (+0.51%)
As of 04:59PM EDT. Market open.
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Pre. SettlementN/A
Settlement Date2024-04-26
Open1.7670
Bid1.7650
Last Price1.7640
Day's Range1.7310 - 1.7850
Volume136,934
Ask1.7800
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