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 Treads Water With OPEC's Silence on Supply-Cut Extension
Friday, September 22, 2017 Oil rose slightly after an OPEC gathering concluded with no decision on an extension or deepening of supply cuts.

Kemp: Mission Accomplished? OPEC Banishes Contango
Thursday, September 21, 2017 The shift away from contango to backwardation has accelerated notably since July.

Oil Settles Flat As Unease Builds Ahead Of OPEC Meeting
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Oil prices settled nearly flat, the eve of a meeting of major oil-producing countries in Vienna.

Two Big Words Show Why US Oil May Finally Be Turning a Corner
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Oil futures in New York have been stuck in glut mode, but that may be starting to change.

Oil Up 2% Despite US Crude Build; Set For Best 3Q Since 2004
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Oil prices settled up 2% despite a rise in US crude inventories.

Oil Edges Off Recent High Ahead US Stock Data, OPEC Meet
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Oil prices ended lower, retreating from near five-month highs.

Global Oil Prices Slip, But Remain Near Recent Highs
Monday, September 18, 2017 Global crude oil prices slipped slightly but stayed close to multimonth highs.

Oil Caps Best Week Since July as Demand Forecasts Improve
Friday, September 15, 2017 Oil had its biggest weekly gain since late July as Texas refineries recovering from Hurricane Harvey processed more crude and global demand forecasts brightened.

Oil At 5-Month High On Weak Dollar, Forecasts Glut Will Recede
Thursday, September 14, 2017 Oil prices rose, with Brent closing at a five-month high.

Canada, N. Dakota Crudes Surge On Harvey After-Effects
Thursday, September 14, 2017 Light, sweet crude out of Canada and North Dakota surged to their highest levels in over 4 years, as Midwest and East Coast refiners bid heavily for those grades.