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EIA: Brent Oil To Average $68 In Q3 2021

EIA: Brent Oil To Average $68 In Q3 2021

Brent Crude prices are expected…

NNPC: Lack Of Investment Could Push Oil To $200

NNPC: Lack Of Investment Could Push Oil To $200

Crude oil prices could rise…

Energy / Oil Prices

One for the Speculators Amongst You

Feb 24, 2014 at 09:12 | Dan Dicker

The last several weeks have seen some very strong US crude oil prices, adding strength to my prediction that we'll likely see average prices of well over $100 a barrel…

Big Oil Sheds Assets to Fix Balance Sheets

Feb 13, 2014 at 18:03 | Nick Cunningham

The oil industry may be in the midst of entering a new phase of high costs and slower growth. New oil discoveries are harder to come by, and the scramble…

South Korea Joins Japan in Oil Payments to Iran

Feb 12, 2014 at 17:19 | Charles Kennedy

The government of South Korea is preparing to issue a payment to Iran for crude imports as limited relief from sanctions in line with a six-month deal over Iran’s…

Oil Market Predictions for 2014

Dec 27, 2013 at 11:55 | Dan Dicker

For my last column of 2013, I’ll give a few predictions for the energy markets for 2014 and one in particular where I am almost alone among the energy analysts…

Oil Market Forecast & Review 27th December 2013

Dec 27, 2013 at 11:47 | Editorial Dept

February crude oil futures continued the rally it began several weeks ago at $92.10. Based on the break from $106.22 to $92.10, the market has already retraced more than 50%…

How Low Oil Prices could Cause the Death of Oil

Dec 18, 2013 at 17:00 | Gail Tverberg

There is a lot of confusion about which limit we are reaching with respect to oil supply. There seems to be a huge amount of “reserves,” and oil production seems…

Why the Iranian Nuclear Deal Could Lead to an Increase in Oil Prices

Nov 29, 2013 at 16:09 | Dan Dicker

Why is Brent crude rallying in the face of a new Iran nuclear deal?  Two words might explain it:  Saudi Arabia. No one was more upset, save for…

Oil Prices Unlikely to Climb Much Higher

Nov 19, 2013 at 17:13 | Gail Tverberg

Nearly everyone believes that oil prices will trend higher and higher, allowing increasing amounts of oil to be extracted. This belief is based on the observation that the cost of…

Friggin’ in the Riggin’: Traders Claim Oil Price Manipulation

Nov 08, 2013 at 13:54 | James Stafford

Before we start with this weeks news please do take a moment to look at our latest presentation which analyzes various developments taking place within oil & gas…

US Shale Oil Production Causes WTI Price to Fall

Oct 28, 2013 at 18:12 | Stuart Burns

According to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration, U.S. crude oil inventories rose by 5.2 million barrels last week, the fifth largest build of the year, with stocks at…

U.S. Oil Prices: Let the Good Times Roll

Oct 10, 2013 at 17:02 | Jim Harden

The case for oil prices also depends on the value of the dollarA funny thing happened on the way to the euro. When first introduced to the global…

The Best Way to Beat Today’s High Costs in Oil and Gas

Sep 27, 2013 at 20:36 | Editorial Dept

I’m a big fan of royalty companies. And I want to tell you about a new firm I’ve found, that’s using this time-tested model for stable profits—run by some very…

US-Russian Agreement Over Syria Brings Oil Under $107

Sep 17, 2013 at 17:43 | Claude Salhani

The diplomatic rabbit that Russia pulled out of its hat (actually out of John Kerry’s hat) by suggesting that Syria could hand over its chemical weapons to an international body…

Why Military Action Against Syria could Cause Oil Prices to Fall

Sep 10, 2013 at 17:02 | Rory Johnston

Over the last month, oil prices have been steadily climbing due to an assortment of factors. The oil crisis in Libya, production problems in Nigeria, and low OPEC…

Getting Used to High Oil Prices

Sep 02, 2013 at 17:25 | James Hamilton

We've been seeing oil over $100 a barrel and gasoline above $3.40 a gallon for much of the last 3 years. Those prices would have shocked many Americans a few…

Financial Limits will Arrive Sooner if Oil Prices Remain High

Aug 30, 2013 at 21:15 | Gail Tverberg

We live in a finite world.  Clearly, a finite world has limits of many kinds. Yet economists and other researchers use models that assume that these limits are unimportant for…

Oil Prices Rise, Yet Global Inventories Remain Healthy

Aug 29, 2013 at 16:53 | Stuart Burns

We’ve seen oil prices rise recently due to concerns in the Middle East (Syria’s violence escalating, and Libya showing oil exports and production at the lowest levels since the civil…

Syrian Uncertainty to Cause Oil Price Spike?

Aug 28, 2013 at 16:43 | Stuart Burns

Don’t you just love stories of intrigue?Well, sure, when they are just stories – but if there is the possibility that they are a fair reflection of real…

The Real Reason High Oil Prices Lead to Instability

Aug 14, 2013 at 19:09 | Global Risk Insights

Businesses rarely gain from political instability so trying to predict unrest is a critical activity for any entity investing in a volatile corner of the world. One of the factors…

Are Oil Prices too Low?

Aug 08, 2013 at 17:10 | Matt Smith

Back in late April I wrote a post called ‘Dot-to-Dot-to…Not?’, which joined the dots from mortgage rates to oil prices…and how their price evolution had been counterintuitive to the move…

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