Natural gas  1990-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Natural gas decreased 0.17 USD/MMBtu or 5.02% to 3.20 on Friday January 20 from 3.37 in the previous trading session. Historically, Natural gas reached an all time high of 15.39 in December of 2005 and a record low of 1.02 in January of 1992.

Natural gas is expected to trade at 3.78 USD/MMBtu by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 3.67 in 12 months time.
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Energy Price Day Week Month Year Date
Crude Oil 52.3300 0.96 1.87% -0.08% -0.30% 77.21% Jan/20
Brent 55.5100 1.35 2.49% 0.11% 1.72% 89.71% Jan/20
Natural gas 3.1957 0.17 -5.02% -6.53% -10.23% 47.95% Jan/20
Gasoline 1.5643 0.03 2.04% -2.94% -2.18% 46.19% Jan/20
Heating oil 1.6427 0.02 1.51% -0.53% 0.18% 78.55% Jan/20
Ethanol 1.49 0.02 1.02% 0.95% -3.93% 7.97% Jan/20

Metals Price Day Week Month Year Date
Gold 1,210.20 5.44 0.45% 1.08% 6.94% 9.94% Jan/20
Silver 17.07 0.06 0.34% 1.66% 6.96% 20.96% Jan/20
Palladium 785.50 31.37 4.16% 4.84% 18.08% 57.73% Jan/20
Platinum 958.40 0.00 0.00% -2.61% 4.66% 15.92% Jan/20

Agricultural Price Day Week Month Year Date
Corn 370.00 3.75 1.02% 3.21% 6.47% 1.02% Jan/20
Soybeans 1,067.00 3.25 -0.30% 2.35% 6.12% 21.42% Jan/20
Wheat 428.25 4.75 1.12% 0.53% 7.13% -9.65% Jan/20
Cotton 73.04 2.14 3.02% 2.99% 4.15% 17.64% Jan/20
Rice 9.81 0.09 -0.91% 1.71% 4.58% -9.59% Jan/20
Canola 520.80 2.40 0.46% 5.45% 0.06% 7.71% Jan/20
Cocoa 2,181.78 0.00 0.00% -1.35% -3.41% -23.58% Jan/20
Rubber 286.90 12.80 -4.27% -0.76% 6.26% 83.21% Jan/20
Orange Juice 167.25 0.45 -0.27% -8.68% -13.81% 38.57% Jan/20
Coffee 153.10 2.35 1.56% 2.55% 5.95% 33.83% Jan/20
Lumber 325.50 0.10 -0.03% 6.72% 1.75% 36.54% Jan/20
Oat 263.00 5.00 1.94% 8.45% 17.81% 29.08% Jan/20
Wool 1,434.00 0.00 0.00% 0.84% 5.83% 10.65% Jan/20
Sugar 20.07 0.11 -0.55% -2.19% 9.67% 38.89% Jan/20

Livestock Price Day Week Month Year Date
Live Cattle 120.25 0.78 -0.64% 1.46% 6.13% -8.03% Jan/20
Lean Hogs 65.04 0.33 -0.50% -0.86% 0.25% -4.92% Jan/20
Beef 10.22 0.00 0.00% 0.99% -1.26% 2.92% Jan/20
Feeder Cattle 131.28 1.13 0.86% 0.63% 0.77% -14.09% Jan/20

Industrial Price Day Week Month Year Date
Copper 2.61 258.44 -99.00% -2.52% 4.92% 30.65% Jan/20
Cobalt 35,250.00 0.00 0.00% 2.32% 9.30% 52.60% Jan/20
Lead 2,297.00 10.25 -0.44% -0.48% 6.34% 37.07% Jan/20
Aluminum 1,826.00 28.00 1.56% 2.01% 6.10% 24.22% Jan/19
Tin 20,750.00 350.00 -1.66% -1.52% -0.81% 55.08% Jan/19
Zinc 2,769.00 52.50 1.93% 1.54% 5.01% 86.78% Jan/19
Nickel 9,873.50 249.50 -2.46% -5.06% -8.34% 11.73% Jan/20
Molybdenum 15,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% -0.33% Jan/20
Steel 312.50 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 48.81% Jan/20
Iron Ore 80.50 0.00 0.00% -1.23% 1.90% 92.58% Jan/20
Coal 83.45 0.47 0.57% -0.06% -3.97% 59.26% Jan/20

Index Price Day Week Month Year Date
Baltic Dry 925.00 0.00 0.00% 1.65% -0.11% 160.56% Jan/20
CRB Index 194.25 0.00 0.00% -0.80% 1.19% 21.67% Jan/20
LME Index 2,789.00 0.00 0.00% 11.16% 13.14% 23.57% Jan/20
S&P GSCI 2,377.51 0.00 0.00% -1.22% 0.26% 24.91% Jan/20


Natural gas Notes

Natural gas accounts for almost a quarter of United States energy consumption. The NYMEX Division natural gas futures contract is widely used as a national benchmark price. The futures contract trades in units of 10,000 million British thermal units (mmBtu). The price is based on delivery at the Henry Hub in Louisiana, the nexus of 16 intra- and interstate natural gas pipeline systems that draw supplies from the region's prolific gas deposits. The Natural gas market prices displayed in Trading Economics are based on over-the-counter (OTC) and contract for difference (CFD) financial instruments. Our Natural gas 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 - Natural gas - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Natural gas - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.20 3.30 15.39 1.02 1990 - 2017 USD/MMBtu Daily