Archive for Tag: brent futures price

Oil heads for third week of gains as output stumbles

Brent Oil was trading 0.10% downat $77.16. Oil prices steadied on Friday near a two-month high above $77 a barrel and were headed for a third straight week of gains, supported by global output disruptions and inventory draws. The rally was slightly dampened by China’s first public sale of...

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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 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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