Click on a commodity from the list on the left to view its full price history
Mind the gap between oil prices and commodity-sector bonds
Market Watch - 7/28/2016 4:39:17 AM
A recent divergence between commodity prices and spreads for bonds of companies in the commodity sector is flashing “mind-the-gap” warnings for the market. After a strong advance earlier in the year, oil prices CLU6, -1.96% recently plunged to a ...
Depressed Commodity Prices And Weak Downstream Margins Pulled Down Shell’s 2Q’16 Earnings
Trefis - 7/29/2016 3:43:49 PM
Royal Dutch Shell Plc. (NYSE:RDSA), one of the major integrated oil and gas companies, reported a massive decline in its June quarter 2016 earnings on the back of persistently low commodity prices.  As a result, the company’s stock dropped almost 3% ...
Weak Refining Margins And Depressed Commodity Prices Weigh Heavily On BP's 2Q'16 Earnings
Forbes - 7/28/2016 8:28:21 AM
BP Plc., the London-based integrated oil major, posted a disappointing set of results for the June quarter 2016, despite the sharp recovery in commodity prices over the last three months. Since the company is amongst the first few integrated companies to ...
Commodity Prices Just Can't Seem To Stay Up: A Sign Of The Times?
Seeking Alpha - 7/27/2016 2:41:46 PM
Oil prices dropped to a five month low yesterday with the apparent culprit being oversupply. Commodity prices, in general, have also tended to move in the same direction as oil prices, reflecting a feeling that there will be no real pickup in prices ...
World Bank sees upward commodity trend
wap.business-standard.com - 7/29/2016 12:09:04 PM
The World Bank has revised upwards its forecast for many commodity prices in the second half of 2016. Some, it says, might end the year with a lower average price than in 2015 but on the whole, prices have already seen a bottom. It has a positive outlook ...
Futures File: Natural gas price spikes on low supply
Omaha.com - 7/30/2016 12:26:22 AM
Natural gas sprang to life this week, jumping up by 21 cents on Thursday. The increase in natural gas stockpiles was only 17 billion cubic feet, which is the smallest increase in summertime for the past 10 years. One of the reasons for the small increase ...
Commodities: Natural gas prices rise
Green Bay Press-Gazette - 7/29/2016 4:12:27 PM
Natural gas sprang to life this week, jumping up by 21 cents per million BTUs on Thursday. The increase in natural gas stockpiles was only 17 billion cubic feet, which is the smallest increase in summertime for the past 10 years. One of the reasons for the ...
The Impact of the Brexit Vote on Commodity Prices
Salem-News - 7/29/2016 9:48:53 PM
The impact on oil prices was temporary... (LONDON) - In the last week of June 2016, many investors, especially in the United Kingdom (UK), chose to sell off their assets that were previously invested in British stocks currency (Pound sterling), and ...
Areas That Can Mitigate Brazil’s Commodity Price Losses
Market Realist - 7/29/2016 4:23:47 AM
In the past, Brazil’s (EWZ) performance was mainly supported by the movement in commodity prices (DBC) (DBA). As its economy is greatly dependent on the commodity exports, any fluctuations in commodity prices affects the economic growth of the country.
Centrica First Half Profit Drops Amid Weak Commodity Prices
Bloomberg - 7/28/2016 6:33:49 AM
Centrica Plc, the biggest energy supplier to U.K. households, said first-half cash flow climbed 19 percent, helping to reduce net debt as weaker commodity prices and warmer weather in North America dented earnings. Adjusted earnings fell 14 percent to 507 ...
Tokyo Commodity Exchange Inc. launches gold physical market
Diamond World - 7/30/2016 9:23:14 AM
With the launch of this Gold Physical, TOCOM provides a single platform where market participants can trade gold in futures and physical at transparently formed prices. In addition to futures and options, TOCOM plans to expand into OTC and physical ...
Profits of US Oil Giant ExxonMobil Drop 60% on Low Commodity Prices
nanonews.org - 7/30/2016 2:02:25 PM
“In our upstream business, we recorded impairment and other charges on certain assets where revenue from expected oil and gas production is expected to be insufficient to recover costs”. Second-quarter revenue declined 27% year over year to $29.3 ...
Good monsoon pressures Wheat prices
Commodity Online - 7/29/2016 11:40:26 AM
Wheat futures at NCDEX opened with gap down and traded positive on short covering. Prices likely to close in positive after continue five negative closing. Wheat prices traded bearish after having a above normal monsoon in northern part of India.
Futures File: Opposite directions for natural gas, gasoline
Des Moines Register - 7/29/2016 5:31:11 PM
will the price of crude be able to hold above $40 per barrel? The U.S. dollar dropped Friday when the weaker-than-anticipated U.S. gross domestic product report came in way weaker than expected. Virtually all commodities, from soybeans to silver and from ...
Rio Tinto Has Bounced Back on Stronger Prices for Minerals
The Wall Street Journal - 7/30/2016 9:30:24 AM
Prices for its main commodities—including iron ore, coal and copper—have since bounced back. Aided by robust demand and a slowdown in mining growth, the S&P GSCI Industrial Metals index climbed...
More commodity news
Embed this graph: copy & paste this HTML into your blog or web page