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
68.08   +0.02 +0.03%
45.58
Today|||
75.27
10:20pm ET
Heating Oil
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / gallon
2.07   +0.0125 +0.61%
1.49
Today|||
2.31
10:20pm ET
Natural Gas
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / million BTUs
2.77   +0.011 +0.40%
2.61
Today|||
3.05
10:19pm ET
Unleaded Gas
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / gallon
2.01   +0.008 +0.40%
1.52
Today|||
2.28
10:18pm ET
Brent Crude
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / barrel
72.30   +0.46 +0.64%
66.70
Today|||
80.50
10:20pm ET
s = Floor trades settled
Metals
New York Mercantile
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Gold
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
1,241.20   +1.50 +0.12%
1,228
Today|||
1,369
10:20pm ET
Silver
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
15.84   +0.028 +0.18%
15.64
Today|||
18.29
10:20pm ET
Platinum
Oct. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
830.30   +3.90 +0.47%
800.70
Today|||
1,033
10:20pm ET
Copper
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / pound
2.79   +0.022 +0.80%
2.68
Today|||
3.32
10:20pm ET
s = Floor trades settled
Agriculture
Chicago Board of Trade
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Corn
Dec. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
359.25   +4.00 +1.13%
336.25
Today|||
412.25
10:20pm ET
Soybeans
Nov. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
854.25   +8.50 +1.01%
826.75
Today|||
1,083
10:18pm ET
Wheat
Sept. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
490.00   +1.50 +0.31%
410.50
Today|||
554.00
10:19pm ET
s = Floor trades settled
Meat & Livestock
Chicago Mercantile
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Lean Hogs
Oct. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
54.00   -1.225 -2.22%
55.81
Today|||
82.59
7:27pm ET
Live Cattle
Oct. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
108.65   +0.975 +0.91%
112.05
Today|||
113.15
7:27pm ET
Feeder Cattle
Aug. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
152.38   +1.60 +1.06%
128.88
Today|||
162.07
7:28pm ET
s = Floor trades settled
Consumer
New York Mercantile
Last Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Cocoa
March 2020 contract
$ / metric ton
2,461.00   -64.00 -2.53%
1,844
Today|||
2,061
7:28pm ET
Coffee
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
131.35   +0.50 +0.38%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
7:27pm ET
Cotton
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
80.78   -0.47 -0.58%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
7:27pm ET
Sugar #11
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
12.92   +0.17 +1.33%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
7:27pm ET
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