Commodity Prices: Brent 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 Dives 5% As Worries About Iran Talks Trump Yemen
Friday, March 27, 2015 Oil tumbles 5%, erasing the previous session's gains, as Yemen's conflict looks less likely to disrupt Middle East crude shipments.
Oil Up 5% After Saudi Strikes In Yemen; Dollar Limits Gains
Thursday, March 26, 2015 Oil jumps about 5%, rallying a second straight day, after air strikes in Yemen by Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab allies spark fears of a bigger Middle East battle.
Oil Up 3% On Weak Dollar, Speculative Buying, Yemen
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Oil settles up about 3% as a weak dollar, fighting in Yemen and speculative buying boost crude prices.
Brent Slides, US Crude Holds Flat On Resilient Dollar
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Brent crude oil falls as the dollar regains its footing against the euro and fears of global oversupply persist.
Oil Rises More Than 1%, Boosted By Weaker Dollar
Monday, March 23, 2015 US crude futures settle more than 1% higher, boosted by a falling dollar that outweighed pressure on prices from a global supply glut.
Oil Jumps On Weaker Dollar; US Crude Up 4%
Friday, March 20, 2015 Oil prices jump with US crude up 4% after the dollar falls on interest-rate uncertainty.
Oil Falls As dollar Up, Kuwait Sees OPEC Output Steady
Thursday, March 19, 2015 Oil prices tumble as a rebounding dollar and Kuwait's stance that OPEC has no choice but to keep producing in an oversupplied market undercut the previous day's rally.
Oil Up 5% As Dollar Falls On Worry Of Slow US Rate Hike
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Oil prices jump as much as 5% as the dollar falls after the Federal Reserve indicated it preferred a more gradual path to normalizing US interest rates.
Brent Up, U.S. Crude Down In Volatile Trade; Stockpiles Eyed
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Brent oil closes up for first time in four days, supported by a weaker dollar and short-covering after its recent losing streak, while US crude falls again on bets that inventories hit record highs for 10th straight week.
Oil Down 2%, U.S. Crude Hits 6-Yr Low on Growing Stocks, Iran Talks
Monday, March 16, 2015 Oil prices fall 2 percent, with U.S. crude hitting six-year lows, on signs of higher output in the United States and Libya and a possible nuclear deal that could end sanctions for Iran, allowing more of its oil into the market.