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 Ends Higher As US Inventories Drop For 4th Week
Thursday, May 28, 2015 Oil prices rise in choppy trade, snapping two days of sharp losses, after data shows a fourth weekly drawdown in US crude stocks.

Indonesia's Pertamina to Halt Oil Contracts with Petral in June
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Indonesia's Pertamina will halt all contracts with its oil trading arm, Petral, next month.

Oil Down About 3% Again On Dollar, Awaits Supply Data
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Oil prices fall by up to 3% for a second straight day as a resurgent dollar weighs on the market ahead of US inventory data.

Oil Falls As Dollar Strengthens, Ample Supply Weighs
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Oil prices fall nearly 3% as the dollar's rally weighs on dollar-denominated crude oil futures along with concerns that a recent rally might keep US producers active.

Oil Down 2% Ahead Of Long US Memorial Day Weekend
Friday, May 22, 2015 Oil falls about 2% as a rallying dollar and profit-taking ahead of a long US holiday weekend cut short a two-day run-up in crude prices.

Oil Gains Over 2% On Inventory Draws, Iraq Fighting
Thursday, May 21, 2015 Oil prices jump more than 2%, giving Brent its biggest rally in more than a week.

Oil Rises On US Crude Drawdown But Oversupply Still Weighs
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Oil prices rebound, with US crude snapping a five-day decline.

Oil Down Over 3% On Dollar Rally, Ample Supply Worry
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 Oil prices fall more than 3%, with US crude extending losses for a fifth straight day.

Oil Down As Firmer Dollar, Ample Supplies Offset Mideast Turmoil
Monday, May 18, 2015 Oil slips as a rallying dollar and concerns of growing oversupply weighs on the market after Saudi Arabia reported its highest crude exports in nearly a decade.

Brent Up, US Crude Down As Oil Rally Comes Into Question
Friday, May 15, 2015 Brent rebounds from early weakness while US crude holds to losses as traders and investors debate whether oil's rally over the past month and a half should continue.