Crude oil  1946-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Crude Oil increased 0.05 USD/BBL or 0.10% to 49.94 on Thursday December 8 from 49.95 in the previous trading session. Historically, Crude oil reached an all time high of 145.31 in July of 2008 and a record low of 1.17 in February of 1946.

Crude oil is expected to trade at 44.50 USD/BBL by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 43.10 in 12 months time.
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Energy Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 49.94 0.04 0.08% 1.01% 11.02% 34.71% Dec/08
Brent 53.11 0.08 0.15% 2.46% 15.37% 30.95% Dec/08
Natural gas 3.59 0.04 -1.21% 2.32% 33.32% 73.93% Dec/08
Gasoline 1.51 0.04 -2.59% 0.98% 9.94% 25.07% Dec/08
Heating oil 1.62 0.00 0.03% 2.53% 12.24% 28.35% Dec/08
Ethanol 1.65 0.04 -2.37% -0.18% 5.98% 12.35% Dec/07

Metals Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,175.40 1.05 0.09% 0.19% -7.86% 9.34% Dec/08
Silver 17.17 0.44 2.65% 3.98% -6.57% 21.17% Dec/08
Palladium 747.00 11.77 -1.56% -2.80% 13.67% 33.96% Dec/06
Platinum 943.33 14.64 1.60% 1.28% -7.01% 8.72% Dec/06

Agricultural Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Corn 350.75 0.50 0.14% 0.50% -0.99% -6.09% Dec/07
Soybeans 1,049.00 1.50 0.14% 1.67% 3.73% 19.58% Dec/07
Wheat 385.00 5.25 -1.35% 1.32% -7.28% -20.00% Dec/07
Cotton 70.04 0.14 0.20% -0.36% 3.78% 10.02% Dec/06
Rice 9.90 0.04 -0.35% 2.01% 3.34% -9.75% Dec/08
Canola 528.80 0.60 0.11% 0.97% 3.61% 9.41% Dec/07
Cocoa 2,398.80 11.00 -0.46% -0.83% -2.05% -29.91% Dec/06
Rubber 240.70 5.30 -2.15% 5.52% 26.82% 41.67% Dec/08
Orange Juice 214.35 2.30 -1.06% -1.33% -0.60% 49.63% Dec/07
Coffee 141.30 0.60 -0.42% -6.21% -18.96% 12.37% Dec/07
Lumber 326.70 4.30 -1.30% -1.60% 4.98% 21.99% Dec/07
Oat 210.00 1.00 0.48% -1.06% -6.98% -12.86% Dec/07
Wool 1,342.00 36.00 -2.61% -1.76% 1.98% 7.62% Dec/07
Sugar 19.62 0.14 0.72% -0.10% -11.90% 30.37% Dec/07

Livestock Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 109.13 0.50 -0.46% -2.52% 7.35% -14.13% Dec/07
Lean Hogs 54.70 1.28 2.39% 7.25% 16.44% -0.73% Dec/07
Beef 10.10 0.01 0.10% -0.20% -2.42% 1.71% Dec/07
Feeder Cattle 126.65 0.23 0.18% -1.38% 0.32% -16.28% Dec/07

Industrial Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.64 0.03 -0.96% 0.21% 10.86% 28.71% Dec/07
Cobalt 30,500.00 750.00 2.52% 2.69% 6.09% 26.82% Dec/07
Lead 2,322.00 65.75 2.91% -0.77% 12.16% 38.56% Dec/07
Aluminum 1,711.50 1.00 0.06% 0.06% -0.29% 15.96% Dec/06
Tin 21,305.00 480.00 2.33% 2.33% -3.62% 43.87% Dec/06
Zinc 2,782.25 28.00 1.04% 1.04% 10.53% 79.59% Dec/06
Nickel 11,566.00 161.25 1.41% 4.88% 4.31% 30.89% Dec/07
Molybdenum 15,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% -0.33% Dec/07
Steel 312.50 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 48.81% Dec/07
Iron Ore 81.00 2.00 2.53% 0.00% 19.12% 97.56% Dec/07
Coal 84.00 3.40 -3.89% -5.08% -24.97% 60.31% Dec/07

Index Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 1,186.00 10.00 -0.84% 21.77% 33.26% 128.52% Dec/06
CRB Index 192.00 1.68 -0.87% 3.61% 0.37% 1.09% Dec/07
LME Index 2,821.00 50.40 1.82% 12.44% 14.44% 24.98% Dec/07
S&P GSCI 2,342.14 27.09 -1.14% 1.46% 6.80% 4.48% Dec/07


Crude oil Notes

Crude oil is the world's most actively traded commodity. Crude Oil prices displayed in Trading Economics are based on over-the-counter (OTC) and contract for difference (CFD) financial instruments. Our market prices are intended to provide you with a reference only, rather than as a basis for making trading decisions. Trading Economics does not verify any data and disclaims any obligation to do so. This page provides - Crude oil - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Crude oil - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2016.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
49.94 49.89 145.31 1.17 1946 - 2016 USD/BBL Daily