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Oil is Going to be Very Much Demand Driven
Friday, January 18, 2019 Oil is going to be very much demand driven, according to Arqaam Capital.

IEA Sees Oil Demand Growth Defying Slowing Economy
Friday, January 18, 2019 Global oil demand remains on course to be stronger this year than in 2018 as a boost from lower fuel prices counters slowing economic activity, according to the IEA.

Oil Hits Two-Month High
Friday, January 18, 2019 Oil prices climbed to a two-month high as China was said to offer a trillion-dollar buying spree to defuse trade tensions with the world’s biggest economy.

Crude Oil Settles Lower
Thursday, January 17, 2019 The American Petroleum Institute also reported a sharp year-on-year increase in well completions.

US Crude Oil Exports Continue to Grow
Thursday, January 17, 2019 The US DOI now reports that domestic crude production could surge to 14 MMbpd by 2020.

US Will Likely Grant Fewer Waivers in May
Thursday, January 17, 2019 The United States will likely grant fewer waivers to buyers of Iranian oil when they're up for renewal in May, according to IHS Markit.

Oil Retreats Near $52
Thursday, January 17, 2019 Oil retreated near $52 a barrel as investors assessed surging U.S. production against output curbs pledged by some of the world's top suppliers.

Oil Futures Edge Upward
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Despite cold temps in much of the US, natural gas is down again.

Survey: Oil and Gas Hiring in Houston Flat in 2019
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 A survey of Houston energy executives, HR staff and hiring managers expect little to no change this year in regards to hiring and company growth.

2019 US Oil Output to Average 12MM Barrels Per Day
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 U.S. crude oil production will average 12.1 million barrels per day in 2019, according to the EIA's latest short-term energy outlook.

Oil Holds Gain Near $52
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Oil held gains near $52 a barrel on optimism the OPEC+ coalition's production curbs will clear a supply glut.

Crude Oil Bounces Back
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 Tuesday's trading bolstered the case for the 2019 crude oil comeback story.

China's Surging Gasoline Exports Hurting Regional Refiners
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 Fitch Solutions Macro Research identifies factors driving growth in China's gasoline exports.

Permian Shale Oil Boom Holds Mixed News for OPEC
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 For OPEC, good news often comes hand-in-hand with bad news.

Oil Demand to Grow Steadily in 2020s
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 Oil demand will grow steadily in the 2020s and peak in the late 2030s, according to Rystad Energy's current long-term outlook.

Oil Halts Drop Near $51
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 Oil halted its retreat near $51 a barrel on forecasts for a drop in U.S. inventories and as a rebound in equities signaled investor interest in risk assets was improving.

Demand Biggest Psychological Headwind for Oil
Monday, January 14, 2019 Demand is the biggest psychological headwind for oil right now, according to RBC Capital Markets.

Saudis Say OPEC+ Cuts Provided US Shale Lifeline
Monday, January 14, 2019 Saudi Arabia's energy minister has no quarrels with U.S. shale and even sees output cuts by OPEC and its allies as directly aiding American drillers.

Oil Retreats as Risk Appetite Shrinks
Monday, January 14, 2019 Oil extended its retreat as investor appetite for risk assets shrank.

Crude Oil Ends Winning Streak
Friday, January 11, 2019 Nevertheless, there's evidence that bullish sentiment is growing in the oil market.

US 10th Dist. Energy Firms Less Optimistic about Future Drilling
Friday, January 11, 2019 The Kansas City Fed's fourth quarter energy survey reveals a negative drilling and business activity index - the first in almost three years.

Analysts Outline Latest Oil Price Forecasts
Friday, January 11, 2019 Analysts at Fitch Solutions Macro Research forecast that the price of Brent will average $75 per barrel in 2019, a new report has revealed.

Winners and Losers of Offshore Spending Revival
Friday, January 11, 2019 After 4 years of cutbacks, oil companies are poised to open their wallets again and develop new offshore fields, but the benefits won't be spread equally.

Oil Set for Biggest Weekly Gain in 2 Years
Friday, January 11, 2019 Oil headed for its biggest weekly gain in over 2 years on hopes that OPEC will manage to shrink a glut and trade tensions between the US and China will ease.

Crude Oil Rally Subsides
Thursday, January 10, 2019 Thursday's day-on-day price gains were relatively modest.

Oil and Gas Digital Investment Set to Surge
Thursday, January 10, 2019 Global oil and gas executives are preparing to accelerate their investment in digital technologies, according to a new report from EY.

Oil Takes Breather After Bull Market Breakout
Thursday, January 10, 2019 Oil's taking a breather after bursting into a bull market.

Crude Oil Surges Above Thresholds
Wednesday, January 09, 2019 The WTI's breakout may be stronger than anticipated.

One of Oil's Highest Paid Execs Taking Pay Cut
Wednesday, January 09, 2019 One of the oil industry's highest-paid executives is taking a pay cut as his company braces for possibly difficult times ahead after its stock plunged last year.

Problems for US Producers at $50
Wednesday, January 09, 2019 U.S. producers can't generate cashflow and production growth at $50 per barrel oil, according to Energy Aspects.

Oil Extends Longest Rally in 1.5 Years
Wednesday, January 09, 2019 Oil rose back above $50 a barrel, extending its longest rally in 1.5 years.

Crude Oil Flirts with $50
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 The WTI approached a psychologically important milestone Tuesday.

US Upstream M&A Deal Value for 2018 Highest in 4 Years
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 A new report by Drillinginfo reveals $84 billion worth of upstream M&A deals, making it the highest total since 2014.

North Sea Exploration is Back
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 North Sea exploration is back in 2019, according to Wood Mackenzie.

Proper Oil Price Rebound May Come by 1Q-End
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 A proper oil price rebound may come by the end of the first quarter.

Oil Holds Above $48
Tuesday, January 08, 2019 Oil held gains after its longest rally in almost 1.5 years.

Crude Oil Uptick Continues
Monday, January 07, 2019 Both WTI and Brent contract prices exhibited positive momentum during the early week session.

US Shale Drilling Activity Slowed in 2H 2018
Monday, January 07, 2019 A new report from Rystad Energy reveals a dip in the nation's fracking activity in the second half of 2018.

Oil Market is Oversold
Monday, January 07, 2019 At current levels, the oil market is oversold.

OPEC Strategy Still a Winner for Members
Monday, January 07, 2019 Given oil's plummet at the end of last year, OPEC's strategy to stabilize the market might look a bust - but it's still a winner where it matters most for the cartel's members.

Oil Extends Gains
Monday, January 07, 2019 Oil is headed for its longest rally in more than 17 months as the U.S. Federal Reserve sought to soothe investor concerns and on signs of slowing American production.

Crude Oil Continues Ascent
Friday, January 04, 2019 Bullish sentiment in the crude oil market for the initial trading days of 2019 continues.

Slight Uptick in US Mining Support Activities to End 2018
Friday, January 04, 2019 The US Bureau of Labor Statistics reported slight gains in support activities for mining in December.

New Petrobras CEO Rejects Government Intervention
Friday, January 04, 2019 The new head of Brazil's state-controlled oil company criticized its history of government interference and vowed to pursue policies that will boost profit.

$123B of Offshore Projects May be Sanctioned in 2019
Friday, January 04, 2019 $123 billion of offshore projects could be sanctioned in 2019 if Brent rebounds to $60 per barrel and further cost reduction efforts are successful on current non-economic projects up for sanctioning.

Oil Heads for Biggest Weekly Gain Since 2017
Friday, January 04, 2019 Brent crude heads for its biggest weekly gain since July 2017 as OPEC's production cuts outweigh concerns over the health of the global economy.

Crude Oil Rises Again
Thursday, January 03, 2019 Oil prices settled higher for the second straight trading day of 2019.

Dallas Fed: Oil and Gas Firms Start 2019 with Raised Uncertainty
Thursday, January 03, 2019 The latest quarterly energy survey by the Dallas Fed indicated a significant slowdown in sector growth following a decline in oil prices.

The State of Oil in 2019
Thursday, January 03, 2019 So, what will be the state of oil in 2019? Executives, money managers and analysts weigh in.

Oil Rises to Near Two-Week High
Thursday, January 03, 2019 Oil increased in New York as worries over signs of slower economic growth in China were countered by OPEC's production cutbacks.