AETOS offers three major energy products:

  • US crude oil, British crude oil or natural gas
  • Trade CFDs for increased leverage 
  • Go long or short
  • Fast dealing and trade execution

Energy is one of the world's most actively traded commodity products.

Charts

  • Forex
  • Metals
  • Energy
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Energy Example 1
Energy Example 2

Example 1: Buying 1 lot of USOIL CFD contract

An investor believes that U.S. WTI Crude Oil is under pricedunderpriced and will appreciate in the future, so they decide to go long on a USOIL CFD contract.

When the price of our USOIL CFD has a bid of 49.65 and an ask level of 49.70, the investor goes long of 1 lot USOIL CFD at 49.70 with a margin of 1%.

The price of our USOIL CFD goes up and when the price increases to 50.50-50.55 the investor decides to take a profit. The investor goes short of 1 lot USOIL CFD at 50.50 and gains 0.8 points (50.50-49.70).

As the investor went long at 49.70 and then short at 50.50, the profit for every single lot of USOIL CFD contract is US $800 ((50.50-49.70) x 1 x 1000)). The total profit in the example is US $800.

Buy at 49.70

Sell at 50.50

0.8 points
Profit USD 800 profit: (50.50-49.70)x 1x 1000

 

Example 2: Selling 1 lot of USOIL CFD contract

An investor believes that U.S. WTI Crude Oil is over pricedoverpriced and will depreciate in the future, so they decide to go short and sell on a USOIL CFD contract.

When the price of our USOIL CFD has a bid of 49.70 and an ask level of 49.75, the investor goes short of 1 lot USOIL CFD at 49.70 with a margin of 1%.

The price of our USOIL CFD goes up and when the price increases to 50.25-50.30 the investor decides to close to stop further losses. The investor goes long of 1 lot USOIL CFD at 50.30 and loses 0.6 points (50.30-49.70).

As the investor went short at 49.70 and then long to close at 50.30, the loss on every single lot of USOIL CFD contract is US $600 ((50.30-49.70) x 1 x 1000)). The total loss in the example is US $600.

Sell at 50.30

Buy at 49.70

-0.6 points
Loss -600 USD Loss : (50.30-49.70) x 1 x 1000)

 

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