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.
| Last 6 Days
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Oil Jumps on Pre-holiday Buying, Brent Up 4% on Week
Friday, July 01, 2016 Oil prices surged on Friday, and Brent crude posted its largest weekly gain since mid May, as investors positioned for the start of third quarter trading while a weaker dollar boosted prices of most commodities.
Oil Ends Higher in Choppy Trade Ahead of Britain's EU Vote
Thursday, June 23, 2016 Oil prices closed 2 percent higher after a volatile session on Thursday, with investors less worried about prospects for the global economy after the last pre-vote opinion polls showed Britain was likely to remain in the European Union.
Oil Settles Down, Bounces Off Session Lows With Gasoline
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Oil prices dip on Tuesday based on more speculation over Britain's future in the European Union, then pared losses to settle off session lows as a US refinery outage triggered a rebound in gasoline prices.