Brent Crude Futures

Brent Crude Futures

A futures contract on crude oil drilled in the North Sea. Prices for Brent crude futures are used as benchmarks for future oil prices in Africa, Europe and the Middle East. As such, Brent crude futures are important indicators of oil and other energy markets.
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Money managers have raised the bullish positions in WTI and Brent crude futures and options to a record, according to data from the U.
Brent crude futures, the international benchmark for oil prices, were at $67.
Brent crude futures have gained about 17 percent over the past two months and have averaged $53 this year.
NYMEX also witnessed a rise in the Brent Crude Futures where it opened earlier this morning at USD 51.
Brent crude futures were down 50 cents, or 1 percent, at $46.
August Brent crude futures for delivery in London rose $ 1.
1377, while front month Brent crude futures increased by 3.
But trade sources said import momentum has slowed after a $10 a barrel gain in Brent crude futures in the past weeks, and new buyers -- smaller so-called "teapot refiners" -- may draw down inventories or carry out maintenance at their plants.
Brent crude futures for June LCOc1 on Thursday hit $63.
Benchmark Brent crude futures fell more than a dollar to $49.
Brent crude futures for August delivery rose 11 cents to $103.
Brent crude futures were meanwhile 76 cents down at $124.