Oil falls as demand concerns send U.S. prices to lowest finish in 2 weeks

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Oil futures fell on Tuesday, as growing concerns over a coronavirus-fueled slowdown in energy demand sent prices for the U.S. benchmark to their lowest settlement in two weeks. November West Texas Intermediate crude declined by $1.31, or 3.2%, to settle at $39.29 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. That was the lowest finish for a front-month contract since Sept. 15, according to FactSet data.
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