Commodities Oil rises on tensions after Middle East tanker attacks Updated : June 17, 2019 07:58 AM IST US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up 18 cents, or 0.4 percent, at $52.69 a barrel. They rose 0.4 percent in the previous session. Brent futures rose 27 cents, 0.4 percent to $62.28 a barrel by 0040 GMT. They rose 1.1 percent on Friday. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.