Oil

Brent Crude Oil Futures - Today's data summary

% change
+0.15%
Price dollars per barrel
68.19
Change
+0.10
As of 01:01 07 May 2021

WTI Crude Oil Futures - Today's data summary

% change
+0.22%
Price dollars per barrel
64.85
Change
+0.14
As of 01:01 07 May 2021

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