Oil Finally Boosts

Oil has improved, retreating from monthly minimums. Oil prices are still under pressure. Brent crude futures LCOc1 grew 40 cents and closed at 45.22 dollars/barrel after dropping to the minimums of 44.53 dollars today and to 44.35 dollars yesterday. US crude futures CLc1 lifted 29 cents to settle at 42.82 dollars/barrel. Yesterday, though, they hit the yearly minimum of 42.05 dollars.