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
68.03   -2.98 -4.20%
45.58
Today|||
75.27
6:27pm ET
Heating Oil
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / gallon
2.06   -0.0764 -3.58%
1.49
Today|||
2.31
6:25pm ET
Natural Gas
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / million BTUs
2.77   +0.014 +0.51%
2.61
Today|||
3.05
6:26pm ET
Unleaded Gas
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / gallon
2.01   -0.1015 -4.82%
1.52
Today|||
2.28
6:27pm ET
Brent Crude
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / barrel
71.87   -3.46 -4.59%
66.70
Today|||
80.50
6:25pm ET
s = Floor trades settled
Metals
New York Mercantile
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Gold
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
1,241.00   -0.20 -0.02%
1,228
Today|||
1,369
6:27pm ET
Silver
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
15.82   0.00 0.00%
15.64
Today|||
18.29
6:24pm ET
Platinum
Oct. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
826.60   -3.70 -0.45%
800.70
Today|||
1,033
6:25pm ET
Copper
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / pound
2.77   -0.0085 -0.31%
2.68
Today|||
3.32
6:26pm ET
s = Floor trades settled
Agriculture
Chicago Board of Trade
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Corn
Dec. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
355.50   +0.75 +0.21%
336.25
Today|||
412.25
2:19pm ET
Soybeans
Nov. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
846.75   +12.50 +1.50%
826.75
Today|||
1,083
2:19pm ET
Wheat
Sept. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
488.25   -8.75 -1.76%
410.50
Today|||
554.00
2:19pm ET
s = Floor trades settled
Meat & Livestock
Chicago Mercantile
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Lean Hogs
Oct. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
54.05   -1.25 -2.26%
55.81
Today|||
82.59
2:04pm ET
Live Cattle
Oct. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
109.22   +1.85 +1.72%
112.05
Today|||
113.15
2:04pm ET
Feeder Cattle
Aug. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
152.82   +2.10 +1.39%
128.88
Today|||
162.07
2:04pm ET
s = Floor trades settled
Consumer
New York Mercantile
Last Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Cocoa
March 2020 contract
$ / metric ton
2,525.00   0.00 0.00%
1,844
Today|||
2,061
Jul 15
Coffee
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
130.85   0.00 0.00%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
Jul 15
Cotton
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
81.25   0.00 0.00%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
Jul 15
Sugar #11
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
12.75   0.00 0.00%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
Jul 15
Previous day
Prior day's electronic settle
Commodity ETF Movers
Ticker Price Change % Change Volume
SGGFF 21.32 +0.63 +3.04% 2,104
SGGB 41.08 +1.01 +2.52% 7,015
CANE 7.09 +0.17 +2.46% 83,584
GRNTF 21.40 +0.42 +2.00% 651
SOYB 15.74 +0.23 +1.48% 218,504
AGF 8.76 -0.49 -5.35% 2,775
NIB 28.41 -1.46 -4.90% 338,190
OILK 24.80 -1.27 -4.88% 11,589
OILNF 7.91 -0.37 -4.47% 217,470
UGA 32.31 -1.45 -4.30% 18,535