Commodity | Forecast | 2016-2020

Energy Actual Change Daily Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Crude oil 44.24 -1.55 -3.39 % 47.9 47.4 46.9 32.7 39.1
Brent crude oil 45.73 -0.45 -0.97 % 48.9 48.4 47.9 35.1 39.9
Natural gas 2.78 0.10 3.61 % 2.35 2.33 2.3 2.3 1.92
Gasoline 1.36 0.00 0.35 % 1.58 1.56 1.55 1.55 1.29
Heating oil 1.37 0.00 -0.05 % 1.48 1.46 1.45 1.45 1.21
Ethanol 1.46 0.06 3.99 % 1.62 1.58 1.62 1.62 1.35

Metals Actual Change Daily Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Gold 1,321.99 -10.35 -0.78 % 1220 1210 1190 1190 995
Silver 19.62 -0.20 -1.01 % 16.1 15.9 15.7 15.7 13.1
Platinum 1,104.67 20.37 1.88 % 965 955 945 945 787
Palladium 684.24 13.39 2.00 % 543 538 532 532 443

Agricultural Actual Change Daily Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Corn 336.50 2.25 0.67 % 400 390 400 400 335
Cotton 73.32 0.97 1.34 % 62.6 62 61.4 61.4 51.1
Soybeans 1,007.75 -27.25 -2.63 % 1000 950 970 970 907
Wheat 425.75 8.50 2.04 % 486 481 476 476 397
Rice 10.61 -0.20 -1.85 % 11.1 11 10.9 10.9 9.1
Canola 464.60 1.10 0.24 % 525 530 520 520 411
Rubber 163.10 3.20 2.00 % 155 154 152 152 127
Wool 1,320.00 0.00 0.00 % 1300 1320 1300 1300 1150
Lumber 329.50 1.90 0.58 % 305 300 295 295 240
Cocoa 2,921.00 -48.00 -1.62 % 3150 3200 3000 2470 2500
Sugar 19.84 0.53 2.74 % 21 21 20 20 18
Orange Juice 181.15 -1.15 -0.63 % 155 154 152 152 127
Coffee 148.70 1.40 0.95 % 150 155 145 145 110
Oat 207.50 2.50 1.22 % 184 182 180 180 150

Livestock Actual Change Daily Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Live Cattle 107.53 0.08 0.07 % 113 114 115 115 100
Lean Hogs 75.20 0.57 0.76 % 80.6 79.8 78.9 78.9 65.8
Feeder Cattle 135.55 2.05 1.54 % 143 142 140 140 117
Beef 9.42 0.02 0.21 % 9.39 9.29 9.2 9.2 7.66

Industrial Actual Change Daily Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Copper 2.23 -0.02 -1.00 % 2.08 2.06 2.04 2.04 1.7
Iron Ore 56.10 1.00 1.81 % 51 50 48 48 38
Nickel 10,726.50 178.00 1.69 % 8260 8180 8090 8090 6740
Molybdenum 15,000.00 0.00 0.00 % 16800 16700 16500 16500 13700
Tin 17,826.00 22.00 0.12 % 17000 17200 16900 16900 13000
Zinc 2,248.25 8.25 0.37 % 2150 2150 2200 2200 1580
Aluminum 1,586.00 -23.75 -1.48 % 1500 1480 1470 1470 1220
Lead 1,850.00 4.75 0.26 % 1680 1660 1640 1640 1370
Steel 312.50 0.00 0.00 % 300 290 280 280 240
Coal 60.95 0.05 0.08 % 52.5 51.9 51.4 51.4 42.8
Cobalt 25,250.00 0.00 0.00 % 24300 25000 25200 18200 22000

Index Actual Change Daily Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
CRB Index 184.52 -1.43 -0.77 % 185 183 181 181 151
GSCI Index 350.66 -0.23 -0.07 % 2430 2420 2400 2400 2000
Baltic Dry 726.00 -10.00 -1.36 % 594 588 582 582 485
LME Index 2,431.80 -1.30 -0.05 % 2190 2170 2150 2150 1790

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. 7/23/2016