CL=F - Crude Oil May 18

NY Mercantile - NY Mercantile Delayed price. Currency in USD
68.26
-0.03 (-0.04%)
As of 2:29PM EDT. Market open.
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Pre. SettlementN/A
Settlement date2018-04-20
Open68.26
Bid67.64
Last price68.29
Day's range67.50 - 68.62
Volume22,739
Ask68.38
  • Oil Prices Bounce Back On Bullish Sentiment
    Oilprice.com55 minutes ago

    Oil Prices Bounce Back On Bullish Sentiment

    Following a remarkably bullish week in oil markets, a string of bearish news sent oil prices crashing on Friday morning before a strong rebound

  • Oil Falls After Trump Says Prices Are Too High
    Investing.com3 hours ago

    Oil Falls After Trump Says Prices Are Too High

    Oil prices slumped on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump criticized Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ and Russia for contributing to the rise in oil prices. Crude oil futures fell 0.79% to $67.75 a barrel by 10:12 AM ET (14:12 GMT). Brent crude futures, the benchmark for oil prices outside the U.S., was down 0.89 to $73.12 a barrel.

  • Oilprice.com4 hours ago

    Trump Slams OPEC For Manipulating Oil Prices

    Trump added further downward pressure to oil prices on Friday with a tweet that accused OPEC of artificially inflating the price of oil

  • Is $70 Possible for US Crude Oil Next Week?
    Market Realist5 hours ago

    Is $70 Possible for US Crude Oil Next Week?

    On April 19, 2018, US crude oil’s implied volatility was 25.2%, 3.7% more than its 15-day moving average.

  • Oilprice.com5 hours ago

    Oil Prices Fall As Russia Reconsiders Production Cuts

    OPEC and Non-OPEC oil producers may reconsider the size of their oil production cuts, with Russia vocalizing concerns regarding exports and market share

  • MarketWatch6 hours ago

    Energy ETF falls after Trump tweets that crude prices are "artificially high"

    The largest exchange-traded fund to track the energy sector declined in early trading on Friday, after President Donald Trump tweeted that crude-oil prices were "artificially high." The Energy ...

  • Options Traders Expect Huge Moves in Oasis Petroleum (OAS) Stock
    Zacks7 hours ago

    Options Traders Expect Huge Moves in Oasis Petroleum (OAS) Stock

    Investors in Oasis Petroleum (OAS) need to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately.

  • Associated Press8 hours ago

    Trump calls OPEC efforts to boost oil prices 'not good'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says oil-producing cartel OPEC "is at it again," and that efforts to maintain high prices "will not be accepted!"

  • MarketWatch9 hours ago

    Schlumberger tops earnings estimates, but expects oil sector to see supply challenges this year

    French oil giant Schlumberger Ltd. said Friday it had net income of $525 million, or 38 cents a share, in the first quarter, after a loss of $2.255 billion, or $1.63 a share, in the year-earlier period. "Our results in the first quarter of 2018 largely reflected transitory factors, with seasonal reductions in activity in the Northern Hemisphere and planned project startup costs including the equipment mobilization, reactivation, and redeployment associated with recent contract wins," Chief Executive Paal Kibsgaard said in a statement. The company's international businesses started the year with the Middle East, North Sea and Russia all in line with expectations, while strength in Asia was offset by weakness in Latin America and Africa.

  • Oil Prices Hover Around Late-2014 Highs On Supply Cuts
    Investing.com13 hours ago

    Oil Prices Hover Around Late-2014 Highs On Supply Cuts

    Investing.com - Oil prices on Friday morning in Asia stayed close to three-year highs reached earlier this week as ongoing OPEC-led supply cuts gradually shrink excess supplies.

  • Oilprice.com17 hours ago

    Gazprom And Saudi Aramco Boost Gas Cooperation

    Russia and Saudi Arabia have further strengthened the energy ties between them, with Aramco and Gazprom agreeing to boost cooperation in the gas sector

  • Oilprice.com21 hours ago

    The One Man Who Could Send Oil To $100

    While Saudi Arabia has reportedly been talking about $100 oil, the man who may be responsible for oil’s next jump is out of the oil kingdom’s control

  • Oilprice.com22 hours ago

    Is OPEC Underestimating U.S. Shale?

    While OPEC and the International Energy Agency have suggested that oil markets are rebalancing, the cartel’s mission may be far from over

  • Investing.com22 hours ago

    Crude Oil Prices Settle Lower; OPEC Meeting Eyed

    Investing.com - Crude oil prices retreated from above three-year highs but sentiment remained upbeat amid expectations that major oil producers will confirm continued compliance with OEPC-led production curbs in a meeting slated for Friday.

  • Oilprice.comyesterday

    OPEC Panel Confirms The Oil Glut Is All But Eliminated

    A meeting between OPEC and non-OPEC members on Thursday found that oil inventories in developed economies are just 12 million barrels above the groups’ target

  • US Distillate Inventories Fell for the Ninth Time in 10 Weeks
    Market Realistyesterday

    US Distillate Inventories Fell for the Ninth Time in 10 Weeks

    The EIA estimates that US distillate inventories decreased by 3.1 MMbbls (million barrels) to 125.3 MMbbls on April 6–13, 2018. US distillate inventories dropped for the ninth time in the last ten weeks. The inventories also dropped by 22.9 MMbbls or 15.5% YoY (year-over-year).

  • Market Realistyesterday

    Are Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks Underperforming Natural Gas?

    On April 11–18, 2018, our list of natural gas–weighted stocks fell 2%. However, natural gas May futures rose 2.4% during this period. In the seven calendar days to April 18, the natural gas–weighted stocks that outperformed were: Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) rose 2.3%. Southwestern Energy (SWN) rose 0.4%. Chesapeake Energy (CHK) fell 1.9%.

  • US Crude Oil Production Reached a New Record
    Market Realistyesterday

    US Crude Oil Production Reached a New Record

    The EIA released the weekly US crude oil output data on April 18, 2018. The EIA reported that the US crude oil output rose by 15,000 bpd (barrels per day) to a record high of 10,540,000 bpd on April 6–13, 2018. The production also rose by 1,288,000 bpd or ~14% YoY (year-over-year).

  • Oilprice.comyesterday

    Should Saudi Arabia Fear Higher Oil Prices?

    Oil prices are soaring and they are poised to go even higher, but could a push to $100 per barrel actually hurt the leader of the oil price rally?

  • Oil’s Moves Could Dominate Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks
    Market Realistyesterday

    Oil’s Moves Could Dominate Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks

    On April 11–18, 2018, US crude oil June futures rose 2.6%. The following natural gas–weighted stocks could follow oil’s rise based on the past five trading sessions’ correlations with US crude oil June futures: Southwestern Energy (SWN) at 79.3% Chesapeake Energy (CHK) at 74.1% Range Resources (RRC) at 68.6%

  • US Crude Oil Inventories Pushed Crude Oil Prices Higher
    Market Realistyesterday

    US Crude Oil Inventories Pushed Crude Oil Prices Higher

    The EIA released its weekly crude oil inventory report on April 18, 2018. The EIA reported that US crude oil inventories decreased by 1 MMbbls (million barrels) to 427.5 MMbbls on April 6–13, 2018. The inventories dropped by 104.7 MMbbls or ~20% YoY (year-over-year).

  • How Is Halliburton Reacting to the Crude Oil Price Change?
    Market Realistyesterday

    How Is Halliburton Reacting to the Crude Oil Price Change?

    The correlation coefficient between Halliburton’s (HAL) stock price and the crude oil price from April 16, 2017, to April 16, 2018, was 0.56, which indicates a healthy positive relationship between Halliburton stock and crude oil prices.

  • Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks Might Follow Natural Gas
    Market Realistyesterday

    Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks Might Follow Natural Gas

    On April 18, 2018, natural gas May futures were unchanged and closed at $2.739 per MMBtu (million British thermal units). On April 19, 2018, the EIA’s natural gas inventory report will likely be important for natural gas prices.

  • Market Realistyesterday

    Have Oil-Weighted Stocks Started Outperforming Crude Oil?

    On April 11–18, 2018, our list of oil-weighted stocks rose 8.8%. US crude oil June futures rose 2.6% during this period. In the seven calendar days to April 18, the oil-weighted stocks with the largest gains were: Oasis Petroleum (OAS) rose 17.6%. WPX Energy (WPX) rose 13.6%. California Resources (CRC) rose 13.1%.

  • US Crude Oil Is at a 3-Year High
    Market Realistyesterday

    US Crude Oil Is at a 3-Year High

    On April 18, 2018, US crude oil June futures rose 2.9% and closed at $68.47 per barrel—the highest closing level for US crude oil active futures since December 2014.