Oil prices bounced back with moderate rises – April 13

Following the two days when oil prices (WTI spot oil) declined, yesterday they have bounced back with moderate rises; precious metals prices also inclined; and natural gas spot prices (Henry Hub) moderately increased for the second straight day.

Here is a short summary of the price changes in major energy commodities and precious metals for April 13th:

Oil and Gas prices:

Crude oil price (WTI spot) increased yesterday by 1.29% and reached 107.11$/b, and up to date, the oil prices fell by 0.4% during April.

Brent spot price also rose by 1.19% to reach 122.77$/b.

As a result, the difference between Brent and WTI inclined to 15.66$/b.

Natural gas spot price (Henry Hub) moderately inclined yesterday for the second straight day by a 1.22% to reach 4.14$/mmbtu.

The Henry Hub future price also increased by 0.98% to reach 4.14$/mmbtu, resulting in the spread between future and spot price reaching to 0 $/mmbtu.

Precious Metals prices:

Gold prices moderately inclined by 0.14% and reached 1,455$; silver prices also inclined by 0.43% and reached 40.237$. During April, gold prices increased by 1.9%, and silver prices by 6.6%.

EURO/ USD continue to zigzag and it moderately changed yesterday as the USD appreciated by 0.24%.

For a more detailed report on major currencies, check out Forex crunch.

A summary of yesterday’s Prices Changes:

The table below includes: closing prices, daily percent change, and change in US dollars (except for USD/CAD, in which the change is in Canadian dollars):

Current Crude oil price, Natural gas spot price, Gold prices Silver prices April 13


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