• 2 minutes CV19: New York 21% infection rate + 40% Existing T-Cell immunity = 61% = Herd Immunity ?
  • 4 minutes Is The Three Gorges Dam on the Brink of Collapse?
  • 7 minutes Sources confirm Trump to sign two new Executive orders.
  • 2 hours In a Nutshell...
  • 2 days No More Love: Kanye West Breaks With Trump, Claims 2020 Run Is Not A Stunt
  • 1 day Better Days Are (Not) Coming: Fed Officials Suggest U.S. Recovery May Be Stalling
  • 2 days The Coal Industry May Never Recover From The Pandemic
  • 20 mins Is the oil & gas industry on the way out?
  • 2 days A Real Reality Check on "Green Hydrogen"
  • 3 days Why Oil could hit $100
  • 1 day Where is Alberta, Canada headed?
  • 2 days Putin Paid Militants to Kill US Troops
  • 3 days Why Wind is pitiful for most regions on earth
  • 2 days During March, April, May the states with the highest infections/deaths were NY, NJ, Ma. . . . . Today (June) the three have the best numbers. How ? Herd immunity ?
Wall Street’s Big Coronavirus Mistake

Wall Street’s Big Coronavirus Mistake

The coronavirus has wreaked havoc…

Finance

World Bank To Cut Off Oil & Gas Funding

Dec 12, 2017 at 10:24 | Tsvetana Paraskova

As part of its support to countries to meet their Paris Climate Agreement targets, the World Bank said on Tuesday that it would stop financing upstream oil and gas…

Goldman: Automated Trucks To Cost 300k Jobs Per Year

Nov 14, 2017 at 14:31 | Jon LeSage

While Google’s Waymo company has taken center stage for bringing self-driving cars to roads, autonomous trucking may make it to the mainstream first.  Silicon Valley startups, technologists, and venture capitalists…

Did Venezuela Just Default?

Nov 14, 2017 at 09:13 | Irina Slav

S&P Global Ratings declared Venezuela in default just as the country’s Vice President Tareck El Aissami met with creditors to discuss the restructuring of its debt. According to

5 Big Gainers In Oil & Gas This Week

Sep 22, 2017 at 14:24 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Energy has been the worst-performing S&P 500 sector so far this year, losing 10.8 percent year-to-date. The top 15 U.S. oil companies by market capitalization have felt the sting…

Logical And Illogical Reasons To Short Tesla

Sep 08, 2017 at 16:35 | Martin Tillier

For me, shorting Tesla (TSLA) is like crack or heroin for some people…I know it is dangerous and I really shouldn’t do it, but at times the urge overtakes me…

Why Wall Street Is Bullish On Refiners

Aug 29, 2017 at 14:01 | ZeroHedge

WTI tumbles below $47 as negative sentiment about excess crude supply grows in light of extended refiners’ shutdowns, while Wall Street piles on with more detailed estimates about Harvey's impact…

Goldman’s Commodity Unit Sees Worst Q1 In A Decade

Jul 03, 2017 at 12:11 | Tsvetana Paraskova

The leading commodities trader among global investment banks, Goldman Sachs, is assessing the future direction of its commodities business, following the worst start to a year in more than a…

Wall St. Gears Up For The World’s Biggest Oil Trade

Apr 10, 2017 at 15:29 | Irina Slav

International banks are preparing for the Hacienda Hedge – the secretive oil deal that has seen Mexico earn billions from successful bets on future oil prices. Detailed in an

Will Ecuador’s Mining Sector Return To Its Golden Days?

May 04, 2016 at 10:06 | Dave Forest

It was a tough day for mining in Latin America yesterday, with prosecutors in Brazil announcing a $43.55 billion lawsuit against BHP Billiton and Vale over…

Physical Gold Demand At A 6 Year Low But Prices Soar

Apr 29, 2016 at 09:35 | Dave Forest

Gold is looking strong again this week — gaining after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly held off on stimulus Thursday, causing a decline in the dollar. Gold stocks are also…

South African Miners Disgruntled After Changes In Mining Code

Apr 19, 2016 at 10:12 | Dave Forest

The mining sector in one of the world’s most important platinum, gold and coal nations is in an uproar this week. After the government surprised the…

Copper Prices Ignited By Chinese Demand Growth

Apr 15, 2016 at 10:06 | Dave Forest

A couple of very important notes for the copper market the last few days. Which have the price for the red metal once again showing unexpected…

Gold Prices Could Spike As India Resumes Imports

Apr 12, 2016 at 09:39 | Dave Forest

For nearly six weeks, the global gold market has been missing its largest buyer. With gold purchases across the nation of India being paralyzed by a…

Is South America Set For A Gold Rush?

Apr 11, 2016 at 09:51 | Dave Forest

There was a very interesting note buried within a report this weekend from the Wall Street Journal on gold M&A from Chinese mining firms. It suggested…

West African Nations Crack Down On ‘’Inactive’’ Miners

Apr 06, 2016 at 10:06 | Dave Forest

Interesting concurrence of events the past week. With not one, but two countries announcing plans for major overhauls in the mining sector. Those are the West…

Huge Uranium Deposits May Soon Be Fair Game In Argentina

Apr 05, 2016 at 10:14 | Dave Forest

The most intriguing news on the world stage this week came from uranium. Where a longtime no-go mining nation looks to be on the verge of…

Gold Prices Could Take Off As Unrest In Indian Markets Eases

Mar 30, 2016 at 10:54 | Dave Forest

A couple of updates. One quick, and one at greater length. First, from the energy sector of East Africa — where I discussed Monday how

Uranium Production Costs Fall For The First Time In 5 Years

Mar 24, 2016 at 10:43 | Dave Forest

There was good news in the Uranium sector this week in the form of a report that working conditions appear to be improving for the world’s…

Chile Sees Unrest In Its Gold And Copper Sectors

Mar 22, 2016 at 11:06 | Dave Forest

Major issues are emerging in the world’s largest copper-producing nation this week. In Chile a key union of copper miners has called a strike for today,…

How Lower Demand For Steel Boosts Platinum Prices

Mar 14, 2016 at 11:12 | Dave Forest

More signs of major shifts in the platinum sector this week. With press in South Africa reporting that major producer Anglo American is close to a…

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News