WTI Crude Extends Decline After New York Manufacturing Shrinks

West Texas Intermediate futures declined as much as 75 cents, or 0.8 percent, to $92.68 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange after manufacturing in the New York area unexpectedly contracted in August for the first time in 10 months.

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