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

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Commodity News

Oil Rises Over 2%, But Shows First Weekly Fall In Six
Friday, November 17, 2017 Oil rebounded more than 2% on Friday after falling for five straight sessions.

Shale King Hamm Wants to Give Oil Forecasters a Reality Check
Thursday, November 16, 2017 Hamm blames overly optimistic government production predictions for depressing US oil prices.

Oil Extends Losing Streak On US Oversupply Worries
Thursday, November 16, 2017 Oil prices ended lower again on increased concerns about growth in US production and inventories.

Oil Prices Settle Lower After US Crude Stocks Rise
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Oil prices dropped after the US government reported an unexpected increase in crude and gasoline stockpiles.

Oil Falls on Rising US Output, Global Demand Concern
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 Oil prices fall for a third day in a row on forecasts for rising U.S. crude output and a gloomier outlook for global demand growth in a report from the International Energy Agency (IEA).

Oil Steady Near Two-Year Highs, US Supply Increase Caps Rise
Monday, November 13, 2017 Oil prices held steady in a tight range Monday after briefly testing lower.

Oil Prices Slide After US Drillers Add Rigs
Friday, November 10, 2017 Crude was down slightly as expectations that OPEC and other producers will extend their production cut agreement were offset.

Oil Prices Rise On Supply Cuts And Political Tensions In Saudi Arabia
Thursday, November 09, 2017 Oil prices rose nearly 1%, supported by supply cuts by major exporters as well as continuing concern about political developments in Saudi Arabia.

Oil Settles Lower As US Crude Output Up, China Imports Down
Wednesday, November 08, 2017 Oil prices settled slightly lower after US government data showed rising domestic crude production.

Oil Eases From 2-1/2 Year Highs, Focus On Saudi Tensions
Tuesday, November 07, 2017 Oil settles lower after rising to the highest since July 2015 the previous day.