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


Brent Crude Oil


Natural Gas


Commodity News

Oil Set for Biggest Weekly Drop of 2019
Friday, May 24, 2019 Oil headed for its biggest weekly drop since December as the rapidly escalating trade war caused investors to reassess the outlook for global growth.

Trump Sparks Oil Rally Then Rout
Friday, May 24, 2019 At the heart of both price moves is the foreign and economic policy of Donald Trump.

Oil Slumps to Worst Weekly Loss of Year
Friday, May 24, 2019 Futures in New York rebounded somewhat on Friday but still ended the week down 6.6 percent.

Oil Extends Losses
Thursday, May 23, 2019 Oil extended losses after a surprise jump in American crude inventories alleviated concerns over a supply crunch.

Oil Prices Plunge
Thursday, May 23, 2019 The WTI and Brent contract prices settled below $60 and $70, respectively.

Oil Heads for Biggest Drop in 2 Weeks
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Oil headed for its biggest drop in two weeks as signs the worsening U.S.-China trade war will take a toll on global economic growth overshadowed the prospect of OPEC+ extending output curbs.

Oil Prices Down More Than $1
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Both the WTI and Brent contract prices fell by more than $1 Wednesday.

Oil Climbs for Second Day
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Oil rose for a second day on signs OPEC and its allies will extend production cuts beyond June.

Crude Oil Futures Mixed Again
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 For the second straight trading day, WTI and Brent price movements were mixed.

Oil Jumps as OPEC Signals Continued Cuts
Monday, May 20, 2019 Oil started the week strongly after Saudi Arabia and other OPEC+ members signaled intentions to keep supplies limited.