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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No Deal On Oil Output After Russia's Putin Meets Venezuela's Maduro
Thursday, September 03, 2015 Russia and Venezuela need to combine efforts to lift oil prices, President Vladimir Putin told his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro.

Statistics Norway Expects Oil Prices to Hit $60 Per Barrel in 2018
Thursday, September 03, 2015 Statistics Norway expects oil prices to "remain low going forward", before increasing to around $60 per barrel in 2018.

Oil Up Modestly On Volatile Wall Street; Awaits Jobs, Rig Data
Thursday, September 03, 2015 Oil prices inch higher in see-saw trade, tracking gains in Wall Street equities for a second straight day.

Oil Turns Higher As Wall Street Rally Offsets Inventory Rise
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 Oil prices end nearly 2% higher in volatile trade as rallying equities on Wall Street pull crude up from lows.

Russia Says Oil Output Could Decline if Prices Stay Low
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 Russia will not deliberately cut oil production to prop up prices but its output may decline if prices remain low, according to Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich.

Russia's Rosneft Says Can Weather Oil at $40 per Barrel
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 Rosneft is resilient and expects no big changes to planning even with the price of oil languishing at $40 per barrel, according to a company official.

Oil Tumbles 8% As Weak China Data Revives Growth Fears
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 Oil prices tumbled 8% in volatile trading that sent Brent futures back below $50 a barrel.

Saudi Stocks Cap Worst Month in Seven Years as Oil Resumes Slide
Monday, August 31, 2015 Saudi Arabian stocks fall in the worst month in almost seven years after Brent crude resumes its decline.

Oil Caps Biggest Three-Day Gain Since 1990 as OPEC Ready to Talk
Monday, August 31, 2015 Oil caps the biggest three-day gain in 25 years after OPEC says itís ready to talk to other global producers to achieve Ďfair pricesí and the U.S. government reduced its crude output estimates.

US Crude Jumps 6% In Second Day Of Short-Covering Frenzy
Friday, August 28, 2015 US crude rose 6%, notching its first weekly gain in two months, after a rally in gasoline.