Oil: Fourth Biggest One-Day Gain Ever

Today's $6.62 rally in crude oil was the fourth largest dollar-move since data was first recorded in 1983. Crude oil for October delivery closed at $70.53 per barrel, up 10.36%.

Top 10 Biggest Point Moves (Prior to Today)

Top 10 Biggest Percent Moves

Some of the energy companies that are up on the news include:

  • Rowan Companies
  • Nabors Industries
  • Weatherford Intl.
  • Baker Hughes
  • Chesapeake Energy

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