Commodity Prices

The following graphs present commodity future prices over the periods of the last week, last three months and last year. All changes are measured in US Dollars and reflect daily closing prices for the forward month futures.

Light Crude Oil

    Last 6 Days     Last 3 Months     Last 12 Months

Brent Crude Oil

    Last 6 Days     Last 3 Months     Last 12 Months

Natural Gas

    Last 6 Days     Last 3 Months     Last 12 Months


Commodity News

Brent to Stay Below $50 in 2016
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Average Brent Crude Oil prices will stay below $50 per barrel in 2016, according to oil and gas analysts at FirstEnergy Capital.

Oil Down 3% As Saudi, Iran Dash Hopes For An Algiers Deal
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 Oil falls about 3% after Saudi Arabia and Iran dash market hopes that the two major OPEC producers would find a compromise this week.

Oil Climbs as Saudi Arabian Offer Opens Door to Future OPEC Deal
Monday, September 26, 2016 Oil advanced as Saudi Arabia's offer to cut output opened the door to a future OPEC deal, though the kingdom doesn't expect an agreement when members of the group meet this week.

Oil Sinks As OPEC Deal Seen Unlikely; Stocks Dip
Friday, September 23, 2016 Oil prices tumble following signs that Saudi Arabia and Iran continue to disagree over output limits ahead of a meeting next week aimed at freezing production.

Oil Rises More On U.S. Crude Draw, Pares Gains On OPEC Doubt
Thursday, September 22, 2016 Oil prices rally again, boosted for a second day by U.S. government data that showed a surprising crude inventory drop, but crude futures pared gains as traders worried that OPEC was not nearing an agreement to reduce a global glut.

Oil Rises on Positive Inventory Data, Weaker Dollar
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 Oil markets were anticipating fairly robust inventory drawdowns after the API released its estimates for the week ending Sept. 16.

US Crude Up On Demand Hopes; Brent Down On OPEC Deal Skepticism
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 US oil prices edged up on hopes the planned restart of country's main gasoline pipeline after a leak more than a week ago will boost demand.

Oil Up But Off Highs On Output Freeze Talk, Gasoline Tumbles
Monday, September 19, 2016 Oil rallied before settling off its highs on skepticism over Venezuela's bid to talk up a potential OPEC output freeze.

Oil Hits Multi-Week Lows On Glut Worry; Gasoline Surges
Friday, September 16, 2016 Crude oil prices fall 2% to multi-week lows as swelling Iranian exports reinforced fears of a global glut, while gasoline rallied on refinery and pipeline outages.

Crude Rises On Wall St Rally, Gasoline Spike Amid Pipeline Outage
Thursday, September 15, 2016 Oil prices rise about 1% or more after tracking a rally in gasoline futures.