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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Oil Prices Rise Above $104; Natural Gas Sinks
Monday, July 21, 2014 The price of oil rises more than a $1 for the third time in the last four trading days, and closes above $104 for the first time since July 3.
Oil Price Remains High On Global Turmoil
Friday, July 18, 2014 The price of oil retreats slightly but remains elevated because of political turmoil around the world.
Oil Rises Past $103 On Geopolitical Turmoil
Thursday, July 17, 2014 The price of oil rises 2% on lower US inventories and concerns that geopolitical tensions could disrupt global supplies.
Oil Price Rises On Inventory Draw, China Growth
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Oil prices rise on a large drain in US oil inventories and a slight improvement in economic growth in China.
Oil Falls Below $100 For First Time Since May
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 The price of oil falls below $100 a barrel for the first time since May even with the deteriorating security situation in Libya.
Oil Inches Up As Signs Of Healthy Supply Tempered By Libya
Monday, July 14, 2014 Oil prices end slightly higher as traders weigh renewed violence in Libya against broader signs of a global market well-supplied with crude.
Oil Price Falls 2%, Biggest Drop Since April
Friday, July 11, 2014 The price of oil plunges 2%, the largest one-day drop since April, as Libyan oil appears poised to return to the market while global demand looks to be muted.
Oil Prices Up, Ending Longest Losing Streak In Years
Thursday, July 10, 2014 Oil prices rise, ending their longest losing streak in years as traders bet a weeks-long decline had run too far.
Oil On 2-Week Slide Even With Mideast Turmoil
Wednesday, July 09, 2014 The price of oil falls for the ninth straight day as global supplies continue to flow despite unrest in the world's most important oil-producing region.
Oil Slips Closer To $103 As Supply Fears Recede
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 The price of oil slips closer to $103 a barrel as concerns about supply disruptions continue to fade.