The price of benchmark oil was up and down Thursday, jumping above $98 a barrel before worries about Europe pushed it back down again.

On the New York Mercantile Exchange:

Benchmark crude fell 99 cents to finish at $96.27 per barrel.

Gasoline rose 1.16 cents to end at $3.1158 a gallon.

Heating oil rose 0.43 cent to finish at $3.1330 a gallon.

Natural gas fell 2.4 cents to end at $2.820 per 1,000 cubic feet.

On the ICE Futures exchange in London:

Brent crude rose 10 cents to finish the day at $115.01 per barrel.