December heating oil broke out to a fresh 6-session high overnight as it turned its sights to the October high of $3.1174. Some traders attributed the early gains to a rebound in Brent crude oil from its worst levels of the morning. The distillate market continues to draft support from steady diesel demand, as well as a number of Midwest refinery challenges in recent sessions. The Commitments of Traders Futures and Options report as of November 1st showed non-commercial traders were net long 21,977 contracts, an increase of 532. Non-commercial and nonreportable traders combined held a net long position of 42,460 contracts, an increase of 3,252 during the report week.