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 Rises To Month-High With Output Cut Extension Expected
Monday, May 22, 2017 Oil prices rose as growing confidence that top exporters would agree to extend supply curbs this week and speculation that the cuts could be deepened.

Oil At One-Month High, Supply-Cut Extension Expected
Friday, May 19, 2017 Oil prices rose on Friday, closing out a second week of gains.

Oil Rises, Increased Cut Cooperation Ahead Of OPEC Meeting
Thursday, May 18, 2017 Oil prices settled higher, as key producing countries suggested they would extend supply cuts to reduce an ongoing global crude glut.

Oil Rises On US Inventory Draw As OPEC Beckons
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 Oil prices settled at a two-week high after US crude inventories declined for the sixth straight week.

Oil Rally Stalls as Market Awaits Signs US Supply Glut Easing
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 Oil investors are taking a break as they await further signs that US oil inventories are falling.

Oil Rises 2 pct after Saudi and Russia Back Longer Supply Cut
Monday, May 15, 2017 Oil jumps 2 percent to its highest in more than three weeks, topping $52 a barrel after Saudi Arabia and Russia said that supply cuts need to last into 2018.

Oil Rally Fizzles as Focus Shifts to Output OPEC Can't Control
Friday, May 12, 2017 Oil's rebound ran out of steam as investors focus on all the production that OPEC can do nothing about.

Oil Gains On More Support For OPEC Cuts, Optimism About US Crude Draw
Thursday, May 11, 2017 Oil prices rose for a second day on Thursday, closing more than 1 percent higher.

Oil Jumps On Drop In US Crude Stocks, Possible OPEC Cut Extension
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 Oil prices rose more than 3%, bolstered by the biggest one-week drop in US inventories so far this year.