Front Month ICE Brent Crude Rose 11.54% This Week to Settle at $72.70 -- Data Talk

Front Month ICE Brent Crude for Oct. delivery gained $7.52 per barrel, or 11.54% to $72.70 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

--Snaps a three week losing streak

--Today it is up $1.63 or 2.29%

--Up four of the past five sessions

--Highest settlement value since Monday, Aug. 2, 2021

--Off 5.78% from its 52-week high of $77.16 hit Monday, July 5, 2021

--Up 94.07% from its 52-week low of $37.46 hit Friday, Oct. 30, 2020

--Rose 61.38% from 52 weeks ago

--Off 5.78% from its 2021 settlement high of $77.16 hit Monday, July 5, 2021

--Up 42.30% from its 2021 settlement low of $51.09 hit Monday, Jan. 4, 2021

--Off 50.23% from its record high of $146.08 hit Thursday, July 3, 2008

--Month-to-date it is down 4.76%

--Year-to-date it is up $20.90 or 40.35%

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

Source: Dow Jones Market Data

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