Oil prices rise after tanker attack

Published June 13, 2019 75 Plays $0.03 earned

Rumble / Trending NewsAccording to CNN, crude oil futures are trading up after hitting five-month lows due to tensions in the Middle East.
On June 13th, oil prices rose over 4-percent after reports revealed that two oil tankers were attacked in the Gulf of Omen.
Brent crude futures led gains on the day, spiking by 4.4-percent, bringing the price per barrel to $62.59.
West Texas Intermediate crude futures rose 4.1-percent, bringing the price for a barrel to $53.24.