Front Month Nymex Crude Rose 10.62% This Week to Settle at $68.74 -- Data Talk

Front Month Nymex Crude for Oct. delivery gained $6.60 per barrel, or 10.62% to $68.74 this week

--Largest one week gain since the week ending April 3, 2020

--Largest one week percentage gain since the week ending June 5, 2020

--Up four of the past six weeks

--Today it is up $1.32 or 1.96%

--Up four of the past five sessions

--Highest settlement value since Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021

--Off 8.65% from its 52-week high of $75.25 hit Tuesday, July 13, 2021

--Up 92.06% from its 52-week low of $35.79 hit Friday, Oct. 30, 2020

--Rose 59.97% from 52 weeks ago

--Off 8.65% from its 2021 settlement high of $75.25 hit Tuesday, July 13, 2021

--Up 44.35% from its 2021 settlement low of $47.62 hit Monday, Jan. 4, 2021

--Off 52.69% from its record high of $145.29 hit Thursday, July 3, 2008

--Month-to-date it is down 7.05%

--Year-to-date it is up $20.22 or 41.67%

All prices are calculated based on the settlement price of the current front month contract.

Source: Dow Jones Market Data

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