A trader gestures in the crude oil pit at the New York Mercantile Exchange on Friday. Crude oil futures pared early gains, trading below a new peak. With the September crude contract expiring at the end of the day's session, traders said they still expected volatility to possibly test the US$50 per barrel mark.Aug 22, 2004

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