Energy Finds Lift from ISM data

Broader markets and the energy complex rallied throughout Monday. News from the Institute of Supply Management that March's factory index gained a point over last month's level had the markets humming a happy tune.

Both Brent and WTI finished more than two dollars higher than where they started the trading day. On the NYMEX, front-month contracts for light, sweet crude gained $2.21 to $105.23 per barrel. May futures for Brent finished up $2.55 settling at $125.43 per barrel.

Gasoline prices also jumped higher. May reformulated gasoline blendstock added 7 cents to finish at $3.38 per gallon.

Even sickly natural gas found a spark pushing it 3 cents higher to settle at $2.15 per MMBtu.
 

Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE



Most Popular Articles

From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Business Development Representative
Expertise: Sales & Marketing
Location: Houston, TX
 
Business Development Representative
Expertise: Sales & Marketing
Location: New Jersey, NJ
 
Sr. Account Manager-Landmark Sales
Expertise: Sales & Marketing|Technical Sales
Location: Houston, TX
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $50.05/BBL 5.23%
Light Crude Oil : $45.22/BBL 6.25%
Natural Gas : $2.72/MMBtu 3.42%
Updated in last 24 hours