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Tom Kool

Oilprice.com

Contributor since: 23 Sep 2015

Tom Kool

Biography

Tom majored in International Business at Amsterdam’s Higher School of Economics, he is now working as news editor for Oilprice.com.

Latest articles from Tom

  • Oil Prices Slip On Falling OPEC Compliance

    Published 21 July 2017 | viewed 5,010 times

    Oil prices fell on Friday after preliminary reports showed that OPEC’s July output has increased once again while deeper cuts remain unlikely  (Click to enlarge)…

  • Oil Up As Saudis Consider Deeper Output Cuts

    Published 18 July 2017 | viewed 5,774 times

    (Click to enlarge) (Click to enlarge)  Chart of the Week:(Click to enlarge) •    The EIA forecasts that retail gasoline prices will average $2.38 per…

  • Oil Posts Solid Gains This Week

    Published 14 July 2017 | viewed 6,299 times

    Oil prices posted some solid gains this week, but with the market outlook remaining gloomy, a continuation of this upward trend looks unlikely to last…

  • Oil Rises Despite Gloomy Outlook

    Published 11 July 2017 | viewed 7,914 times

    As Goldman Sachs warned of another oil price collapse if bullish catalysts remained absent, oil prices struggled early this week, recovering slightly due to U.S.…

  • Oil Price Rally Unwinds As Markets Doubt OPEC’s Intentions

    Published 07 July 2017 | viewed 9,873 times

    This week’s oil price rally started to unwind on Friday as a result of rising OPEC exports, increasing U.S. shale output and a rising rig…

  • Markets Overcome The Crash: Oil Rally Continues

    Published 04 July 2017 | viewed 18,472 times

    Fueled by a bout of short covering, oil prices continue to climb towards $50 as some analysts now see more upside than downside. Chart of…

  • Oil Price Gains Could Be Here To Stay

    Published 30 June 2017 | viewed 30,480 times

    Oil prices are rallying as speculators close out short bets, but as Libya continues to bring production back online, it is unclear how solid these…

  • Oil Rebounds Despite Sour Sentiment

    Published 27 June 2017 | viewed 7,575 times

    Markets remain on edge despite a recent upturn in oil prices. The risk that oil may fall into the mid-$30s is looming and could spell…

  • All Eyes On OPEC As Oil Prices Sink

    Published 23 June 2017 | viewed 20,124 times

    Oil prices have been falling throughout the week, hitting a 10-month low on Wednesday, but Friday trading has seen a slight recovery. (Click to enlarge)…

  • Is $40 Oil On The Horizon?

    Published 20 June 2017 | viewed 13,262 times

    Despite a busy week in oil news, prices are hovering around the mid-$40s mark as inventories remain high and production from OPEC members Libya and…

  • Can Oil Come Back From Its Longest Losing Streak In Years?

    Published 16 June 2017 | viewed 28,252 times

    Oil prices recovered somewhat in Friday’s trading session as markets reacted stoically on another rise in the U.S. rig count. (Click to enlarge) (Click to…

  • Oil Flat As OPEC Sees Market Balancing At “Slower Pace”

    Published 13 June 2017 | viewed 6,985 times

    Oil prices held mid to higher $40’s as OPEC admits it sees the markets rebalancing at a slower pace than anticipated. (Click to enlarge) (Click…

  • Pessimism Sweeps The Oil Markets

    Published 09 June 2017 | viewed 16,192 times

    Oil has fallen lower this week, with a particularly bearish EIA report combining with geopolitical tensions in the Middle East to push prices downwards. Another…

  • Bearish News Mounts For Oil Markets

    Published 06 June 2017 | viewed 12,031 times

    The 9-month extension to the OPEC deal has had a surprisingly negative impact on oil prices, which headed downward once again at the start of…

  • OPEC’s Conundrum: Higher Prices Or Market Share

    Published 02 June 2017 | viewed 8,189 times

    Oil prices retraced this week as oversupply worries once again resurfaced in spite of a bullish U.S. inventory report. (Click to enlarge) (Click to enlarge)…

  • Oil Markets Worry OPEC Has No Exit Strategy

    Published 30 May 2017 | viewed 9,944 times

    Oil prices fell slightly on Monday as analysts worry about the long-term implications of the OPEC output cut deal, fearing that OPEC does not have…

  • Naive Hedge Funds Bet Too Big On An OPEC Cut

    Published 26 May 2017 | viewed 11,502 times

    It seems that hedge funds and money managers had built up too big a bullish position before the OPEC deal, send oil prices down when…

  • OPEC Deal: 9-Month Extension Looking Increasingly Likely

    Published 23 May 2017 | viewed 6,937 times

    Markets are reacting favorably as OPEC hints at a 9-month extension of its production cut deal with the May 25 meeting just around the corner.…

  • OPEC Pushes Up Oil, But Will The Gains Continue?

    Published 19 May 2017 | viewed 12,705 times

    Oil prices broke the $50 mark in trading on Friday, suggesting that the OPEC deal extension rumors are still influencing markets. (Click to enlarge) (Click…

  • Oil Prices Set To Rise On Back Of OPEC Deal Extension

    Published 16 May 2017 | viewed 12,155 times

    Oil prices climbed back up on Monday after Russia and Saudi Arabian oil ministers agreed on an extension of the current output cut deal  (Click…

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