Markets & Finance

Don't miss: EIA's monthly Market Prices and Uncertainty Report or What Drives Crude Oil Prices? (an analysis of 7 key factors that may influence oil prices, physical market factorsand factors related to trading and financial markets).

EIA Report

Direct Federal Financial Interventions and Subsidies in Energy in Fiscal Year 2010

This report responds to a November 2010 request to EIA from U.S. Representatives Roscoe G. Bartlett, Marsha Blackburn, and Jason Chaffetz for an update to a 2008 report prepared by EIA that provided a snapshot of direct federal financial interventions and subsidies in energy markets in FY 2007, focusing on subsidies to electricity production. As requested, this report updates the previous report using FY 2010 data and is limited to subsidies that are provided by the Federal government, provide a financial benefit with an identifiable federal budget impact, and are specifically targeted at energy markets.


chart titled Volatility indicesMarket Prices and Uncertainty Report

Released August 12, 2014

This monthly supplement to the Short-Term Energy Outlook addresses price volatility and forecast uncertainty for crude oil and natural gas.

chart titled Global liquids production distribution for the 42 producing companies in 2013Upstream Financial Review of the Global Oil and Natural Gas Industry 2013

Released August 6, 2014

This analysis focuses on financial and operating trends of the oil and natural gas production business segment, often referred to as upstream operations, of 42 global oil and natural gas producing companies (the upstream group).

image of bargeOPEC Revenues Fact Sheet

Released July 24, 2014

The report includes U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) estimates of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) (excluding Iran) earnings in net oil export revenues in 2013 and EIA estimates of OPEC (excluding Iran) potential earnings in net oil export revenues in 2014 and 2015 based on projections from EIA's July 2014 Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO).

image of two crude oil barrelsThe Availability and Price of Petroleum and Petroleum Products Produced in Countries Other Than Iran

Released June 26, 2014

This is the latest in a series of reports to Congress on the availability and price of petroleum and petroleum products produced in countries other than Iran in the 60-day period preceding the submission of the report.

image of two crude oil barrelsEnergy commodity price trends in 2012

Released January 18, 2013

This article provides an overview of key energy commodity price trends in 2012.