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 Stays Below $52
Thursday, December 13, 2018 Oil traded below $52 a barrel after U.S. crude inventories slid less than expected and added to concerns that the OPEC+ coalition's output cuts won't be enough to avert a supply glut.

OPEC's Unplanned Supply Losses Could Double Its Cut
Thursday, December 13, 2018 Unplanned supply losses from Iran and Venezuela could effectively double the intended cutback of 800,000 barrels a day.

Crude Oil Up Two-plus Percent
Thursday, December 13, 2018 WTI crude oil rose by nearly 3% while the Brent contract price edged upward by more than 2%.

OPEC Deal Solid Step in Right Direction
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 The OPEC deal was a solid step in the correct direction, according to Genscape.

Oil Extends Gain
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Oil extended an advance after a U.S. industry report signaled a bigger than expected draw in nationwide crude inventories and as trade tensions eased between the world's two largest economies.

Oil and Gas Futures Edge Downward
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Oil and natural gas futures ended the day lower during midweek trading.

Oil Holds Drop
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Oil held its biggest loss in 2 weeks.

Biggest Negative Risk for Oil Price
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 The biggest negative risk for the price of oil after the OPEC+ decision is a larger slowdown in the world economy.

Crude Oil Ends the Day Higher
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Both the WTI and Brent posted gains Tuesday.

Oil Extends Gain
Monday, December 10, 2018 Oil in London extended gains near $62 a barrel on prospects for a shrinking glut.