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

Oil Prices Up But Gains Pared After Seventh Straight Stock Build
Thursday, February 23, 2017 Oil prices rose but gains were pared after US government data showed a seventh straight build in crude stocks.

Oil Falls On Worries Over Swelling US Stockpiles
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Oil prices fall more than 1% on expectations of another surge in US inventories.

Oil Rises 1% As OPEC Sees Higher Compliance With Cuts
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 Oil prices end about 1% higher after touching three-week highs on OPEC's optimism for greater compliance with its deal with other producers.

Oil Rises, But Swelling US Output Caps Rally
Monday, February 20, 2017 Oil prices inched higher, as investor optimism over the effectiveness of producer cuts encouraged record bets on a sustained rally.

Oil Steady, But Down For The Week As Glut Worries Face OPEC Cuts
Friday, February 17, 2017 Oil prices ended steady but lower on the week, with US crude notching its first weekly decline in five weeks.

Oil Rises Modestly in Tight Trade, Boosted by OPEC Hopes
Thursday, February 16, 2017 Oil prices end modestly higher, as the market weighed swelling U.S. inventories against possible renewed efforts by major oil producers to reduce a price-sapping glut.

Oil Settles Relatively Flat Despite Record Rise To US Crude Stocks
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Oil prices trended down in pre-market trading early Wednesday and fell furter on an EIA report.

Oil Pulls Back In Post-Settlement Trade As US Stockpiles Rise
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 Oil prices pared gains after the settlement, as evidence of surging US crude oil stockpiles underscored concerns that shale production might limit the effectiveness of an OPEC-led effort to cut global output.

Oil Down 2% As Dollar Firms, OPEC Compliance Rate Shrugged Off
Monday, February 13, 2017 Oil prices decline by about 2%, the most since mid-January.

Oil Up On Widespread OPEC Deal Compliance, US Rig Count Rises
Friday, February 10, 2017 Oil prices rose after reports that OPEC members delivered more than 90 percent of the output cuts they pledged.