Commodity Prices: Light Crude Oil

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.

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Traders Test OPEC 'Whatever It Takes' Resolve To Defend Oil Price
Thursday, June 22, 2017 When OPEC leader Saudi Arabia pledged in May to do 'whatever it takes' to defend world oil prices, it didn't expect the market to be testing its resolve just one month later.

Oil Bounces Off 10-Month Lows; Crude Glut Still Weighs
Thursday, June 22, 2017 Oil rises a day after hitting 10-month lows, but market sentiment remains negative.

Oil Drops To 10-Month Low; Biggest First-Half Slide In 20 Years
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Oil prices ended down more than 2% after hitting a 10-month low in volatile trade.

US Crude Ends At 9-Month Lows On Global Oversupply
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 Oil fell about 2 percent, with Brent settling at seven-month lows.

Oil Falls To 7-Month Low On More Signs Of Growing Crude Glut
Monday, June 19, 2017 Oil prices fell about 1 percent to a seven-month low.

Oil Prices Edge Up; Still Near 2017 Lows On Stubborn Glut
Friday, June 16, 2017 Oil prices bounced up off the year's lows as some producers reduced exports and US rig additions slowed, but the rebound was modest.

Oil Slides, Hits 6-Month Low On Rising Global Production
Thursday, June 15, 2017 Oil prices settled more than half a percent lower after hitting a six-month low.

Oil Sinks To November Lows On Shock US Gasoline Build
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 Crude oil prices slumped nearly 4% to their lowest close in seven months.

Oil Settles Up Before API Reports Surprise US Crude Build
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Oil prices settled higher after OPEC detailed supply cuts around the world.

America's Stubborn Oil-Supply Glut Catches Funds Off Guard
Monday, June 12, 2017 Crude markets are taking oil optimists by surprise yet again.