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Crude Oil Brent Mar '16 (CBH16)

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Crude Oil Brent Futures Market News and Commentary

Crude Oil Closes at a Fresh 2-1/2 Year High on a Weak Dollar and Floundering Iran Nuclear Talks

August WTI crude oil (CLQ21) on Monday closed up +1.83 (+2.57%), and August RBOB gasoline (RBQ21) closed up +2.91 (+1.34%).

Aug crude oil and gasoline prices on Monday rallied moderately, with crude posting a new 2-1/2 year high.  A weak dollar on Monday supported gains in energy prices along with strength in U.S. stocks, which shows confidence in the economic outlook and energy demand.  In addition, Iran last Friday elected a new hardline cleric as president, which may delay a nuclear deal and dampens the prospects for a swift revival of Iran's crude exports to the global market.

World powers are attempting to resuscitate the 2015 nuclear deal that limits Iran's nuclear activities in return for sanctions relief that would allow Iran to resume crude exports.  Diplomats on Sunday said they had adjourned their sixth round of negotiations with significant disagreements remaining about how to revive the deal.  Ebrahim Raisi, Iran's newly elected president, said on Monday tha... Read more

Contract Specifications

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Contract
Brent Crude Oil
Contract Size
42,000 U.S. Gallons
Tick Size
1 cent per barrel ($10.00 per contract)
Trading Hours
8:00p.m. - 6:00p.m. (EST)
Exchange
ICE/EU
Point Value
$1,000
Margin/Maintenance
$8,250/7,500
First Notice Date
02/12/16
Expiration Date
01/28/16 (expired)

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Crude Oil Brent Mar '16
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
27.10 +28.19%
on 01/20/16
39.30 -11.60%
on 01/04/16
-3.48 (-9.11%)
since 12/29/15
3-Month
27.10 +28.19%
on 01/20/16
53.09 -34.56%
on 11/03/15
-16.29 (-31.92%)
since 10/29/15
52-Week
27.10 +28.19%
on 01/20/16
73.21 -52.55%
on 05/06/15
-25.04 (-41.89%)
since 01/29/15

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Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point N/A
2nd Resistance Point 35.85
1st Resistance Point 35.30
Last Price 34.74s
1st Support Level 33.89
2nd Support Level 33.03
3rd Support Level N/A

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52-Week High 73.21
Fibonacci 61.8% 55.60
Fibonacci 50% 50.15
Fibonacci 38.2% 44.71
Last Price 34.74s
52-Week Low 27.10

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