Commodity | Forecast | 2016-2020

Energy Actual Change Daily Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Crude oil 45.93 -1.12 -2.38 % 48.4 47.9 47.4 46.9 39.1
Brent crude oil 46.72 -1.69 -3.49 % 49.4 48.9 48.4 47.9 39.9
Natural gas 2.71 0.05 1.77 % 2.38 2.35 2.33 2.3 1.92
Gasoline 1.47 -0.06 -3.98 % 1.59 1.58 1.56 1.55 1.29
Heating oil 1.42 -0.04 -2.61 % 1.49 1.48 1.46 1.45 1.21
Ethanol 1.62 0.03 1.70 % 1.67 1.62 1.58 1.62 1.35

Metals Actual Change Daily Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Gold 1,324.42 -8.45 -0.63 % 1232 1219 1207 1194 995
Silver 17.70 -0.04 -0.23 % 16.2 16.1 15.9 15.7 13.1
Platinum 977.09 -11.19 -1.13 % 974 965 955 945 787
Palladium 556.85 5.80 1.05 % 549 543 538 532 443

Agricultural Actual Change Daily Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Soybeans 1,136.00 27.00 2.43 % 1123 1000 950 970 907
Cotton 64.46 -0.13 -0.20 % 63.3 62.6 62 61.4 51.1
Corn 385.75 0.50 0.13 % 420 400 390 400 335
Rice 10.76 0.00 0.00 % 11.3 11.1 11 10.9 9.1
Wheat 446.50 -8.50 -1.87 % 491 486 481 476 397
Wool 1,285.00 0.00 0.00 % 1280 1300 1320 1300 1150
Canola 484.60 5.60 1.17 % 520 525 530 520 411
Rubber 152.70 2.50 1.66 % 157 155 154 152 127
Cocoa 2,988.00 -26.00 -0.86 % 3100 3150 3200 3000 2500
Sugar 19.66 0.42 2.18 % 20.1 21 21 20 18
Orange Juice 168.50 -1.50 -0.88 % 157 155 154 152 127
Coffee 136.50 -0.95 -0.69 % 145 150 155 145 110
Oat 207.50 -2.75 -1.31 % 186 184 182 180 150
Lumber 299.00 -4.10 -1.35 % 300 305 300 295 240

Livestock Actual Change Daily Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Feeder Cattle 139.57 -2.73 -1.92 % 144 143 142 140 117
Live Cattle 115.53 0.83 0.72 % 117 113 114 115 100
Lean Hogs 83.10 -0.80 -0.95 % 81.4 80.6 79.8 78.9 65.8
Beef 9.71 0.02 0.21 % 9.48 9.39 9.29 9.2 7.66

Industrial Actual Change Daily Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Copper 2.12 0.01 0.50 % 2.1 2.08 2.06 2.04 1.7
Iron Ore 51.40 -0.30 -0.58 % 50.1 51 50 48 38
Tin 17,177.50 -99.50 -0.58 % 16900 16950 17150 16900 13025
Zinc 2,015.75 -25.75 -1.26 % 2100 2150 2150 2200 1584
Nickel 8,973.00 -206.00 -2.24 % 8344 8260 8176 8092 6743
Molybdenum 16,750.00 0.00 0.00 % 16900 16800 16650 16500 13700
Aluminum 1,608.25 -25.00 -1.53 % 1513 1497 1482 1467 1222
Lead 1,704.50 -20.25 -1.17 % 1695 1678 1660 1643 1369
Steel 312.50 0.00 0.00 % 310 300 290 280 240
Coal 54.20 1.25 2.36 % 53 52.5 51.9 51.4 42.8
Cobalt 23,750.00 0.00 0.00 % 24000 24250 25000 25200 22000

Index Actual Change Daily Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Baltic Dry 609.00 13.00 2.18 % 600 594 588 582 485
CRB Index 189.52 -4.86 -2.50 % 187 185 183 181 151
LME Index 2,301.70 -36.40 -1.56 % 2212 2189 2167 2145 1787
GSCI Index 2,440.94 2,062.00 544.15 % 2440 2430 2420 2400 2000

This page provides forecasts for Commodity including a long-term outlook for the next decades, medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions. 6/27/2016