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Brent Crude futures

Oil holds above $75 as storm-hit U.S. supply returns slowly

Brent Oil was trading 0.46% down at $75.34. Brent oil futures dipped on Friday but held above $75 a barrel, remaining on track for weekly gains of more than 3% thanks to the slow recovery in output after two hurricanes in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Brent Crudefutures fell...

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Oil prices climb after drawdown in stocks, positive demand outlook

Brent Oil was trading 0.78% up at $74.37. Oil prices climbed on Wednesday after industry data showed a larger than expected drawdown in crude oil stocks in the United States, the world’s largest oil consumer, and on expectations that demand will recover as vaccine roll-outs widen. But a fall...

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Oil hits 6-week high as U.S. Gulf braces for another hurricane

Brent Oil was trading 0.64% up at $73.98. Oil prices hit a six-week high on Tuesday as another hurricane threatened to bring heavy rain to Texas and parts of Louisiana that were still recovering from Ida, and as the International Energy Agency forecast a big demand rebound for the...

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Oil climbs on slow return of U.S. supply after Hurricane Ida

Brent Oil was trading 0.04% up at $71.72. Oil prices climbed on Wednesday, recouping some overnight losses from a stronger dollar and demand concerns, with a slow production restart in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and resumption of refining activities providing support. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures...

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Market Outlook – Oil rises on demand outlook, Gulf outages

Brent Oil was trading 0.03% down at  $72.24. The head of Russia’s No. 2 oil producer Lukoil said that oil prices of $65-$75 were “comfortable” for consumers and that the OPEC+ group of leading oil-producing nations was striving to maintain that price range by regulating output. In an interview...

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COMMODITY – Oil rises on demand outlook, Gulf outages

Brent Oil was trading 0.60% up at $73.47. Oil prices rose on Friday as a rebound in global demand was widely expected and a slow recovery for the U.S. Gulf Coast export and refining hub from the hurricane earlier this week looked set to deplete stocks further. BRENT CRUDE...

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Oil Up Boosted by Key Markets, Ahead of OPEC+ Meeting

Brent Crude was trading 0.56% up at $75.34. Oil was up Wednesday morning in Asia as a strong economic rebound of key consumers boosted fuel demand and drained bloated inventories. Investors now await a Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and allies (OPEC+) meeting for clues on production policy....

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Oil eases on Iran concern after hitting two-year high above $72

Brent Crude was trading 0.29% down at $71.68. Oil eased after hitting a two-year high above $72 a barrel on Monday, pressured by the prospect of higher Iranian exports though recovering demand and OPEC+ supply curves provided underlying support. Demand is rising in the United States and Europe as...

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