Commodity Prices: Light Crude Oil
The following graphs present commodity future prices over the periods of the last week, last three months and last year. All changes are measured in US Dollars and reflect daily closing prices for the forward month futures.
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Oil Falls From 2015 Peaks, Brent Jumps 9.6% On The Week
Friday, April 17, 2015 Crude futures fell from 2015 peaks in choppy trading, but Brent's 9.6% weekly gain was its biggest in more than five years.
Oil Turns Higher, Rallies To 2015 High On Yemen Conflict
Thursday, April 16, 2015 Crude oil prices jump to fresh 2015 peaks, turning higher on news that a tribal group made up of former Al Qaeda militants took control of a major southern oil terminal in Yemen.
Oil Surges After Lower Than Expected US Inventory Rise
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Oil prices rally and US crude jumps nearly 6% to a 2015 peak after government data shows crude oil inventories in the US rose less than expected.
Oil Rises On US Production Dips, Middle East Tensions
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Crude oil futures rise on signs of falling US oil production, weakness in the dollar and tensions in the Middle East, particularly Yemen.
Oil Edges Up As Iran Uncertainty, Yemen Turmoil Support
Monday, April 13, 2015 Crude futures rise, but close well below intraday peaks, as concerns about Iran and turmoil in Yemen support prices.
Oil Rises And Posts Weekly Gain As Iran Tensions Support
Friday, April 10, 2015 Oil prices rose, posting a weekly gain on lift from lowered expectations that an agreement on Iran's nuclear program will result in a rapid return of more Iranian barrels to the market.
Oil Up On Iran, German Data, But Strong Dollar Curbs Rise
Thursday, April 09, 2015 Oil prices rise on strong German economic data and uncertainty about negotiations on Iran's nuclear program.
Oil Dives 6% From 2015 High As Stocks Swell, Saudis Pump
Wednesday, April 08, 2015 Oil prices dives 6% after closing at their highest this year.
Oil Rallies On US Jobs Data, Bullish EIA Monthly Report
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 Oil futures rally, erasing losses on strong jobs data, US government forecasts for lower domestic crude production growth and higher global demand for oil.
Oil Jumps 5% On Tempered Iran View, Slower US Inventory Rise
Monday, April 06, 2015 Oil prices jump more than 5% as traders reassess how quickly Iran might increase exports after a preliminary nuclear deal.