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 Retreats As Rising US Inventories Continue To Weigh
Thursday, February 26, 2015 Crude oil futures fall sharply as rising inventories in the US pressure both Brent and US contracts and counter expectations for recovering demand.
Brent Crude Up 5% As Saudi Sees Improved Demand For Oil
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 Brent Crude Up 5% As Saudi Sees Improved Demand For Oil
Oil Turns Lower On Expectations Of Crude Oil Inventory Rise
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Crude oil futures fall as expectations that this week's reports will show US crude inventories rise again countered supportive news of Libyan oilfields being shut.
Oil Falls 2% On Glut Worries; Heating Oil Up On Tight Supply
Monday, February 23, 2015 Crude oil futures fall more than 2% as investors worry about oversupply and a strong dollar.
Oil Ends Mixed After Mild Rig Count Drop, Heating Oil Spikes
Friday, February 20, 2015 Crude prices end mixed as the number of US rigs drilling for oil falls far less than expected this week.
Oil Down But Sharply Off Early Loss; Stock Build Less Than Feared
Thursday, February 19, 2015 Oil prices fall for a second day after the US government reports another record high in crude inventories.
Brent Tumbles Below $60, Supply Glut Raises Doubts On Rally
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 The comeback rally in oil pauses, with Brent crude falling below $60, as traders take stock of the market's blistering 35% gain over the past month.
Oil Up From Early Sell-Off As Brent Sets 2015 High
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 Oil closes up after a weak start, with Brent crude rising to a 2015 high of $63 a barrel.
Oil Tops $60 For First Time In 2015; Oversupply Persists
Friday, February 13, 2015 Oil closes up for a second straight week on reports of another drop in the US rig count, and Brent crude hits a 2015 high above $60 a barrel.
Oil Jumps On Weak Dollar, Industry Cuts In Jobs, Spending
Thursday, February 12, 2015 Oil prices rally sharply after two days of losses as news of deeper industry spending cuts and a sinking US dollar revives buying.