Commodities

Why oil prices are suddenly tanking

Jul 16 02:13 pm:

Once red-hot, oil prices are suddenly tanking. Rumors about emergency action from the Trump administration helped send US crude plunging 5% on Monday, sinking below $68 a barrel.   More

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Energy
New York Mercantile
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Oil (Light Crude)
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / barrel
68.83   +0.07 +0.10%
45.58
Today|||
75.27
12:03am ET
Heating Oil
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / gallon
2.09   -0.0027 -0.13%
1.49
Today|||
2.31
12:02am ET
Natural Gas
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / million BTUs
2.72   +0.003 +0.11%
2.61
Today|||
3.05
12:03am ET
Unleaded Gas
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / gallon
2.04   -0.0005 -0.02%
1.52
Today|||
2.28
12:00am ET
Brent Crude
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / barrel
72.80   -0.10 -0.14%
66.70
Today|||
80.50
12:02am ET
s = Floor trades settled
Metals
New York Mercantile
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Gold
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
1,224.70   -3.20 -0.26%
1,226
Today|||
1,369
12:03am ET
Silver
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
15.52   -0.059 -0.38%
15.56
Today|||
18.29
12:03am ET
Platinum
Oct. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
817.60   -0.20 -0.02%
800.70
Today|||
1,033
12:02am ET
Copper
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / pound
2.75   -0.006 -0.22%
2.70
Today|||
3.32
12:03am ET
s = Floor trades settled
Agriculture
Chicago Board of Trade
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Corn
Dec. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
360.75   -0.25 -0.07%
336.25
Today|||
412.25
Jul 18
Soybeans
Nov. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
856.75   -1.00 -0.12%
826.25
Today|||
1,083
12:02am ET
Wheat
Sept. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
494.00   -0.50 -0.10%
410.50
Today|||
554.00
12:03am ET
s = Floor trades settled
Meat & Livestock
Chicago Mercantile
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Lean Hogs
Oct. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
51.92   -0.40 -0.76%
55.81
Today|||
82.59
Jul 18
Live Cattle
Oct. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
110.65   +1.825 +1.68%
112.05
Today|||
113.18
Jul 18
Feeder Cattle
Aug. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
154.45   +2.675 +1.76%
128.88
Today|||
162.07
Jul 18
s = Floor trades settled
Consumer
New York Mercantile
Last Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Cocoa
March 2020 contract
$ / metric ton
2,417.00   0.00 0.00%
1,844
Today|||
2,061
Jul 18
Coffee
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
129.30   0.00 0.00%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
Jul 18
Cotton
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
80.94   0.00 0.00%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
Jul 18
Sugar #11
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
12.87   -0.05 -0.39%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
Jul 18
Previous day
Prior day's electronic settle
Commodity ETF Movers
Ticker Price Change % Change Volume
GRNTF 21.45 +0.45 +2.14% 2,973
BALTF 60.83 +1.10 +1.84% 1,181
UHN 19.89 +0.32 +1.64% 805
DBB 16.52 +0.24 +1.47% 75,036
UGA 32.95 +0.46 +1.41% 6,824
OILX 39.43 -3.60 -8.37% 410
UCIB 14.84 -0.64 -4.13% 695
JJETF 6.59 -0.23 -3.37% 100
PGMB 40.24 -1.38 -3.32% 200
NIB 27.71 -0.86 -3.00% 132,432