Heating oil 1979-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Heating oil decreased to 1.89 USD/GAL in December from 2.20 USD/GAL in November of 2014. The Heating oil averaged 1.17 from 1979 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 4.18 in July of 2008 and a record low of 0.30 in February of 1999.

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Heating oil


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.89 2.20 4.18 0.30 1979 - 2014 USD/GAL Daily
Heating oil, also known as No. 2 fuel oil, accounts for about 25% of the yield of a barrel of crude, the second largest "cut" after gasoline. The heating oil futures contract trades in units of 42,000 gallons (1,000 barrels) and is based on delivery in New York harbor, the principal cash market trading center. Options on futures, calendar spread options contracts, crack spread options contracts, and average price options contracts give market participants even greater flexibility in managing price risk.The heating oil futures contract is also used to hedge diesel fuel and jet fuel, both of which trade in the cash market at an often stable premium to NYMEX Division New York harbor heating oil futures. This page provides - Heating oil - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Heating oil - was last refreshed on Friday, December 19, 2014.

Energy Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Crude oil
CL1
54.18 54.18 0.46 0.82 % -6.28 % -27.32 % -44.93 % [+]
Brent crude oil
COG1
59.82 59.82 -0.23 -0.38 % -3.64 % -23.24 % -46.12 % [+]
Ethanol
DL1
2.16 2.29 -0.13 -5.68 % 0.00 % -11.11 % -15.29 % [+]
Heating oil
HO1
1.89 1.89 0.03 1.59 % -4.55 % -19.57 % -36.15 % [+]
Natural gas
NG1
3.66 3.56 0.10 2.81 % 2.23 % -16.63 % -14.08 % [+]
Gasoline
XB1
1.55 1.55 0.01 0.65 % -4.32 % -23.65 % -41.29 % [+]

Metals Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Aluminum
AL1
1,882.75 1,882.75 -21.15 -1.11 % -1.59 % -7.07 % 8.94 % [+]
Coal
Coal
63.05 62.40 0.65 1.04 % 0.00 % -0.08 % -26.60 % [+]
Cobalt
Cobalt
30,250.00 30,250.00 -700.00 -2.19 % -5.47 % -3.20 % 14.15 % [+]
Gold
GC1
1,195.38 1,195.38 0.28 0.02 % -2.25 % 1.27 % -0.02 % [+]
Copper
HG1
6,362.00 6,362.00 -123.25 -1.88 % -2.76 % -5.82 % -11.72 % [+]
Lead
Lead
1,868.25 1,982.50 -114.25 -5.76 % -5.76 % -7.91 % -13.03 % [+]
Molybden
Molybden
19,600.00 20,000.00 -400.00 -2.00 % 0.00 % -2.00 % -6.67 % [+]
Nickel
Nickel
15,553.00 16,608.00 -1,055.00 -6.35 % -6.35 % -3.37 % 10.06 % [+]
Palladium
Palladium
791.00 791.00 -16.00 -1.99 % -3.30 % 1.41 % 13.00 % [+]
Platinum
PL1
1,205.00 1,205.00 -15.00 -1.23 % -2.11 % -0.08 % -8.78 % [+]
Silver
SI1
1,986.00 1,949.00 37.00 1.90 % 0.00 % 0.00 % 2.69 % [+]
Steel
Steel
490.00 460.00 30.00 6.52 % 0.00 % 6.52 % 66.10 % [+]
Tin
Tin
19,082.00 19,082.00 -972.00 -4.76 % -6.47 % -2.84 % -16.67 % [+]
Zinc
Zinc
2,126.00 2,178.50 -52.50 -2.41 % -2.41 % -5.26 % 7.43 % [+]

Agricultural Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Beef
Beef
9.10 9.10 0.06 0.67 % 1.68 % 1.22 % 17.42 % [+]
Corn
C A
381.50 379.50 2.00 0.53 % 1.06 % 12.87 % -7.74 % [+]
Cocoa
CC1
2,952.21 2,914.81 37.40 1.28 % 2.00 % 3.28 % 4.35 % [+]
Cotton
CT1
60.15 59.28 0.87 1.47 % 0.60 % 3.53 % -26.04 % [+]
Coffee
KC1
167.60 167.72 -0.12 -0.07 % 1.40 % -8.48 % 52.38 % [+]
Oat
Oat
348.75 348.75 1.00 0.29 % 1.09 % -1.62 % -9.00 % [+]
Rice
RR1
12.11 12.08 0.03 0.25 % -1.94 % -2.34 % -21.16 % [+]
Rubber
Rubber
519.00 519.00 -1.00 -0.19 % 2.98 % 1.47 % -31.76 % [+]
Soybeans
S A
1,020.50 1,016.50 4.00 0.39 % -1.92 % 3.24 % -22.86 % [+]
Sugar
SB1
15.31 15.31 -0.27 -1.76 % -0.20 % -4.55 % -4.61 % [+]
Wheat
W A
513.00 504.25 8.75 1.74 % 0.00 % 8.98 % -5.39 % [+]
Wool
Wool
1,059.00 1,053.00 6.00 0.57 % 0.00 % 0.86 % -6.61 % [+]