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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Brent At 4-1/2 Month High; US Crude Up For Sixth Week
Friday, April 24, 2015 Oil prices diverge, with Brent hitting 4-1/2-month highs on continued fighting in Yemen.
Oil Hits 2015 High On Yemen Worry; US Gasoline At Nov Peaks
Thursday, April 23, 2015 Crude oil prices settle up 3%, hitting 2015 highs, while US gasoline reaches 5-month peaks.
Brent Up On More Yemen Bombing; US Crude Dips After Stock Build
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 Oil prices diverged; Brent closed up on renewed fighting in Yemen while US crude fell after another weekly rise in inventories despite slower production.
Oil Down As Saudis End Yemen Bombing; Traders Eye Crude Build
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 Oil prices fall after Saudi Arabia announces the end of its military campaign in Yemen.
Oil Up On Drop In US Crude Stockpiles, Middle East Tensions
Monday, April 20, 2015 Oil prices end in positive territory after a drop in stockpiles at the delivery point for US crude in the second half of last week outweighed pressure from near record high production in Saudi Arabia.
Oil Falls From 2015 Peaks, Brent Jumps 9.6% On The Week
Friday, April 17, 2015 Crude futures fell from 2015 peaks in choppy trading, but Brent's 9.6% weekly gain was its biggest in more than five years.
Oil Turns Higher, Rallies To 2015 High On Yemen Conflict
Thursday, April 16, 2015 Crude oil prices jump to fresh 2015 peaks, turning higher on news that a tribal group made up of former Al Qaeda militants took control of a major southern oil terminal in Yemen.
Oil Surges After Lower Than Expected US Inventory Rise
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Oil prices rally and US crude jumps nearly 6% to a 2015 peak after government data shows crude oil inventories in the US rose less than expected.
Oil Rises On US Production Dips, Middle East Tensions
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Crude oil futures rise on signs of falling US oil production, weakness in the dollar and tensions in the Middle East, particularly Yemen.
Oil Edges Up As Iran Uncertainty, Yemen Turmoil Support
Monday, April 13, 2015 Crude futures rise, but close well below intraday peaks, as concerns about Iran and turmoil in Yemen support prices.