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
67.61   -0.45 -0.66%
45.58
Today|||
75.27
4:59pm ET
Heating Oil
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / gallon
2.06   +0.004 +0.19%
1.49
Today|||
2.31
4:59pm ET
Natural Gas
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / million BTUs
2.74   -0.016 -0.58%
2.61
Today|||
3.05
4:59pm ET
Unleaded Gas
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / gallon
2.02   +0.0131 +0.65%
1.52
Today|||
2.28
4:59pm ET
Brent Crude
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / barrel
71.63   -0.21 -0.29%
66.70
Today|||
80.50
4:57pm ET
s = Floor trades settled
Metals
New York Mercantile
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Gold
Aug. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
1,227.40   -12.30 -0.99%
1,228
Today|||
1,369
4:59pm ET
Silver
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
15.59   -0.222 -1.40%
15.64
Today|||
18.29
4:59pm ET
Platinum
Oct. 2018 contract
$ / troy ounce
818.80   -7.60 -0.92%
800.70
Today|||
1,033
4:59pm ET
Copper
Sept. 2018 contract
$ / pound
2.74   -0.02 -0.72%
2.68
Today|||
3.32
4:59pm ET
s = Floor trades settled
Agriculture
Chicago Board of Trade
Last   Change % Change 52-week price range Last Update
Corn
Dec. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
360.50   +5.25 +1.48%
336.25
Today|||
412.25
2:20pm ET
Soybeans
Nov. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
855.75   +10.00 +1.18%
826.25
Today|||
1,083
2:19pm ET
Wheat
Sept. 2018 contract
¢ / bushel
498.50   +10.00 +2.05%
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
52.32   -1.675 -3.10%
55.81
Today|||
82.59
2:04pm ET
Live Cattle
Oct. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
108.82   +0.175 +0.16%
112.05
Today|||
113.18
2:04pm ET
Feeder Cattle
Aug. 2018 contract
¢ / pound
151.78   -0.60 -0.39%
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
2,461.00   0.00 0.00%
1,844
Today|||
2,061
Jul 16
Coffee
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
131.35   0.00 0.00%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
Jul 16
Cotton
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
80.78   0.00 0.00%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
Jul 16
Sugar #11
March 2020 contract
¢ / pound
12.92   0.00 0.00%
-3,276,800.00
Today|||
-3,276,800.00
Jul 16
Previous day
Prior day's electronic settle
Commodity ETF Movers
Ticker Price Change % Change Volume
GRU 3.33 +0.09 +2.84% 2,900
JJGTF 22.82 +0.39 +1.76% 1,904
JJGB 47.12 +0.81 +1.75% 3,349
FTAG 26.33 +0.35 +1.35% 664
WEAT 6.27 +0.08 +1.29% 154,628
UHN 19.57 -0.67 -3.30% 103
OLEM 20.06 -0.42 -2.05% 2,583
JJMTF 26.10 -0.53 -1.99% 6,286
JJPB 45.65 -0.91 -1.95% 981
GRNTF 21.00 -0.40 -1.87% 3,424