News Topics: Commodity Prices
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Oil Lower on Signs of Excess Supply, Weak Demand in Europe and Asia
Monday, July 28, 2014 Oil prices dip as signs of excess supplies of North Sea and West African crude and weak demand in Europe and Asia offset fears of escalating tensions in Ukraine and the Middle East.
Brent Climbs Above $108/bbl on U.S.-Russian Tensions, Supply Fears
Friday, July 25, 2014 Brent oil prices reverses early losses to climb more than $1 a barrel, as fighting in Ukraine and deteriorating relations between Russia and the United States ignited new fears of supply disruptions in the market.
Oil Falls On Worries About US Gasoline Demand
Thursday, July 24, 2014 The price of oil falls near $102 a barrel, erasing gains from the day before.
Crude Oil Rises On Drop In US Crude Inventories, Geopolitical Risk
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Crude oil futures rise as oil stockpiles in the US fall more than expected and geopolitical tensions in Eastern Europe and the Middle East persist.
Oil Slips As Supplies Flow Despite Conflicts
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Brent and US crude settle lower after a choppy trading session as oil supplies remain unaffected by continuing violence in Iraq, Ukraine and Gaza.
Oil Prices Rise Above $104; Natural Gas Sinks
Monday, July 21, 2014 The price of oil rises more than a $1 for the third time in the last four trading days, and closes above $104 for the first time since July 3.
Oil Price Remains High On Global Turmoil
Friday, July 18, 2014 The price of oil retreats slightly but remains elevated because of political turmoil around the world.
Oil Rises Past $103 On Geopolitical Turmoil
Thursday, July 17, 2014 The price of oil rises 2% on lower US inventories and concerns that geopolitical tensions could disrupt global supplies.
Oil Price Rises On Inventory Draw, China Growth
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Oil prices rise on a large drain in US oil inventories and a slight improvement in economic growth in China.
Oil Falls Below $100 For First Time Since May
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 The price of oil falls below $100 a barrel for the first time since May even with the deteriorating security situation in Libya.
Oil Inches Up As Signs Of Healthy Supply Tempered By Libya
Monday, July 14, 2014 Oil prices end slightly higher as traders weigh renewed violence in Libya against broader signs of a global market well-supplied with crude.
Oil Price Falls 2%, Biggest Drop Since April
Friday, July 11, 2014 The price of oil plunges 2%, the largest one-day drop since April, as Libyan oil appears poised to return to the market while global demand looks to be muted.
Oil Prices Up, Ending Longest Losing Streak In Years
Thursday, July 10, 2014 Oil prices rise, ending their longest losing streak in years as traders bet a weeks-long decline had run too far.
Oil On 2-Week Slide Even With Mideast Turmoil
Wednesday, July 09, 2014 The price of oil falls for the ninth straight day as global supplies continue to flow despite unrest in the world's most important oil-producing region.
Oil Slips Closer To $103 As Supply Fears Recede
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 The price of oil slips closer to $103 a barrel as concerns about supply disruptions continue to fade.
Oil Slips Below $104 as Libya Set to Boost Exports
Monday, July 07, 2014 The price of oil slips below $104 a barrel on expectations that Libya will soon boost its exports of crude.
Crude Oil Futures Slip As Iraq Risks Recede
Thursday, July 03, 2014 The price of oil slips as the risk of supply disruptions in Iraq fades and key export terminals in Libya are expected to reopen.
Oil Declines, Despite Bullish Oil Inventory Data
Wednesday, July 02, 2014 The price of oil slipped despite a report from the US Department of Energy that showed stockpiles of crude fell more than expected last week.
Oil Dips On Easing Supply Concerns; China Data Supports
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 Crude oil prices dip slightly on easing concerns of supply disruptions due to the conflicts in Iraq and Ukraine, while gaining support from upbeat data in China.
Brent And US Crude Reach 18-Day Low On Easing Iraq Supply Fears
Monday, June 30, 2014 Brent crude falls toward $112 a barrel, hitting an 18-day low as US crude nears $105.
Oil Steadies After Big Drop On Easing Supply Fears
Friday, June 27, 2014 Brent crude oil is little changed in choppy trading as investors move to square positions following one of the international benchmark's biggest weekly falls this year.
US Crude And Brent Fall As Iraq Export Fears Recede
Thursday, June 26, 2014 Crude oil on both sides of the Atlantic fall as fears ease over export disruptions from war-ravaged Iraq, allowing market participants to take some profit off the table.
US Oil Up On Condensate Export Approval, Brent Falls
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 US crude oil inches higher after news of a US government decision to permit exports of lightly refined oil.
Oil Price Steady As Investors Eye Iraq Conflict
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 The price of oil is steady as investors monitor the insurgency roiling Iraq for any signs it could affect its oil production and exports.
Brent Crude Falls Again As Iraq Supply Fears Ease
Monday, June 23, 2014 Brent crude records its largest one-day decline in seven weeks, falling toward $114 a barrel as oil exports from Iraq remain unaffected by Islamic insurgents' continued advance on Baghdad.
Oil Tops $107 As Iraq Refinery Battle Goes On
Friday, June 20, 2014 The price of oil rose Friday and ended the week with a slight gain, as a battle for control of Iraq's biggest refinery remained undecided.
Oil Hits 9-Month High Above $115 A Barrel on Iraq Conflict
Thursday, June 19, 2014 Brent crude hits a nine-month high of more than $115 a barrel as US says it could send military advisers to Iraq.
Oil Slips Below $106 On Supply Data
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 The price of US oil falls below $106 per barrel for the first time in a week on higher than expected supplies.
Oil Steady Above $113 As Iraq Fears Offset Warmer Iran-West Links
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 Brent oil holds steady above $113 per barrel and US crude weakens slightly as fears over oil supply disruptions from Iraq offset the possibility of increased supply.
Oil Rises Again, Nears $107 On Iraq Fighting
Friday, June 13, 2014 The price of oil rises near $107 a barrel, as Iraq's widening insurgency fuels concerns that crude supplies from OPEC's No. 2 producer could be slowed.
Oil Jumps As Iraq Violence Raises Supply Fears
Thursday, June 12, 2014 The price of oil jumps as an insurgency in Iraq raises the risk of disruptions to supplies at a time when other major oil-producing countries are already pumping near capacity.
Oil Barely Changed After World Bank Forecast
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 The price of oil bounced around before finishing with a slight gain.
US And Brent Oil Down On Profit-Taking, Strong Dollar
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 Brent crude reverses course to end down, while US oil also falls due to a stronger dollar and profit taking.
Oil Jumps On China Exports, Japan Economic Growth
Monday, June 09, 2014 Oil prices rise as positive news on exports from China and economic growth in Japan follows last week's solid jobs report in the US.
US Oil Lifted By Solid Jobs Report
Friday, June 06, 2014 US crude oil futures inch higher after a solid jobs report in the US points to economic strength and growing oil demand in the world's largest oil consumer.
Brent Crude Oil Futures Rise As European Oil Demand Seen Higher
Thursday, June 05, 2014 Brent crude oil futures rise and US crude oil pares losses in choppy trading as the euro and dollar react to the ECB's interest rate cut and investors anticipate growing oil demand in Europe.
Oil Drops Back On Hopes For An Easing Of Ukraine Tension
Wednesday, June 04, 2014 Brent and US crude ended lower as hopes that a peace plan from Ukraine's president-elect might help ease the crisis with Russian separatists cooled oil's earlier rally.
Oil Up Slightly As US Supply Data Awaited
Tuesday, June 03, 2014 The price of oil changes slightly as traders await reports on US supplies of crude and refined products.
Brent, US Crude Slip On Dollar Strength, Ample Supply
Monday, June 02, 2014 Brent and US crude oil futures fall in choppy trading, weighed on by a stronger dollar and recent data showing rising OPEC oil production.