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Oil Mixed, Losses Capped by Solid U.S. Demand, Global Energy Crunch

Brent Oil was trading 0.65% down at  $85.27. Oil was mixed Thursday morning in Asia, giving up some earlier gains as some investors scooped up profits from a recent rally. However, solid demand in the U.S. and a switch to fuel oil from coal and gas amid a global coal...

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Oil drops as China considers intervention to ease coal crunch

Brent Oil was trading 0.98% down at $84.25. Oil prices fell on Wednesday after the Chinese government stepped up efforts to tame record high coal prices and ensure coal mines operate at full capacity as Beijing moved to ease a power shortage. Brent Oil futures dropped 73 cents, or...

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Oil hits multi-year high on OPEC+ restraint amid global energy crunch

Brent Oil was trading 1.24% up at $82.26. Oil hit a multi-year high on Wednesday above $83 a barrel, supported by OPEC+’s refusal to ramp up production more rapidly against a backdrop of concern about tight energy supply globally. The market later unwound those gains due to an American...

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Oil climbs for sixth day on supply concerns, Brent tops $80

Brent Oil was trading 0.86% up at $79.39. Oil markets climbed for a sixth day on Tuesday, reversing earlier losses, on fears over tight supply while surging prices of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and coal also lent support. Brent Crude futures gained $1.05, or 1.3%, to $80.58 a barrel...

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Oil Up, Remains Above $75 Mark, as Market Continues to Tighten

Brent Oil was trading 0.10% down at $77.16. Oil was up Monday morning in Asia, starting the week off strong over signs that the crude market is tightening thanks to the global energy crunch. Brent oil futures rose 1.20% to $78.16 by 10:36 PM ET (2:36 AM GMT) and...

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Oil prices rise on expected U.S. stocks draw

Brent Oil was trading 0.50% down at $75.69. Oil prices extended gains on Thursday, riding higher on growing fuel demand and a bigger-than-expected draw in U.S Crude inventories as production remains hampered in the Gulf of Mexico after two hurricanes. Brent Crude rose 9 cents, or 0.1%, to $76.28...

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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 drops as Hurricane Ida weakens, OPEC in focus

Brent Crudewas trading 0.17% up at $71.82. Oil prices dropped from a four-week high on Monday as Hurricane Ida weakened after forcing precautionary shutdowns of U.S. Gulf oil production, and attention turned to an OPEC meeting on Wednesday to discuss a further output boost. Within 12 hours of coming...

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