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Jim Hyerczyk

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Jim Hyerczyk

Fundamental and technical analyst with 30 years experience.

Latest articles from Jim

  • Can The Bull Run In Oil Markets Continue?

    Published 17 May 2019 | viewed 10,654 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international benchmark Brent crude oil futures are on track for their first weekly gains this month, while moving into a…

  • Top Heavy Oil Markets Continue To Rally

    Published 20 April 2019 | viewed 9,784 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil managed to eke-out a small gain for the holiday-shortened week, but the volatile, two-sided price action…

  • Traders In Limbo As Mounting Uncertainty Pulls Oil In All Directions

    Published 13 April 2019 | viewed 10,355 times

    Crude oil prices are expected to finish the week higher, but the price action late in the week suggests the market may be getting a…

  • The Oil Rally Is Set To Continue

    Published 30 March 2019 | viewed 32,209 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures surged to a new high for the year this week. The markets are being underpinned…

  • Flurry Of Bearish News Sends Oil Lower

    Published 23 March 2019 | viewed 14,889 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures are trading lower on Friday, threatening to erase this week’s gains just one day after…

  • Oil Markets In Limbo Ahead Of OPEC Meeting

    Published 16 March 2019 | viewed 20,277 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures are in a position to settle the week higher after hitting new highs for the…

  • Bearish Economic News Weighs On Crude

    Published 09 March 2019 | viewed 11,100 times

    A combination of bearish economic events is weighing on crude oil futures on Friday, putting the markets in a position to finish the week lower.…

  • Rebound Rally In Oil Is Still Gaining Momentum

    Published 02 March 2019 | viewed 16,547 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures proved to be resilient this week, rebounding from a steep sell-off early in the week to post a…

  • Expect A Correction As Oil Reaches ‘Profit Targets’

    Published 23 February 2019 | viewed 29,497 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures are grinding higher at the end of the week as they head toward major upside…

  • How Long Will This Oil Rally Last?

    Published 16 February 2019 | viewed 48,615 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures are trading higher on Friday and for the week for a number of reasons, mostly…

  • Demand Concerns Drive Oil Markets

    Published 09 February 2019 | viewed 12,653 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate oil futures are trading lower for the week, putting the market in a position to post a potentially bearish technical closing…

  • Momentum Is Building For Oil

    Published 02 February 2019 | viewed 31,287 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures are trading higher on Friday with the market hovering slightly below highs not seen since November 21. The…

  • Crude Rally On Hold

    Published 26 January 2019 | viewed 26,089 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures are trading higher on Friday, however, the market is still in a position to close lower for the…

  • The Two Major Factors Pushing Oil Prices Higher

    Published 19 January 2019 | viewed 39,646 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures are trading higher on Friday, putting both markets in a position to close higher for…

  • Profit Taking Ends Massive Rally In Crude

    Published 12 January 2019 | viewed 12,408 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures are trading lower on Friday after hitting their highest level since December 7 earlier in the session. Profit-taking…

  • Bullish News Underpins Oil

    Published 05 January 2019 | viewed 14,858 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures are trading higher on Friday and are in a position to close higher for the…

  • Oil Markets Brace For A Rebound

    Published 30 December 2018 | viewed 21,891 times

    Crude oil and natural gas futures are sharing a similar pattern this week. Both markets reached their lows early on before sitting in a range…

  • High Volatility Christmas Trading Forces Crude Lower

    Published 22 December 2018 | viewed 12,093 times

    Christmas and New Year’s Week usually feature low-volume, low-volatility moves in the energy complex, but this year may be different because of the bear market…

  • Natural Gas Plunges As Oil Prices Consolidate

    Published 15 December 2018 | viewed 19,928 times

    It was a pretty uneventful week in the crude oil market with prices consolidating as investors continued to digest the previous week’s decision by an…

  • Is The OPEC Deal The Start Of A New Rally In Oil?

    Published 09 December 2018 | viewed 16,189 times

    U.S. West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil soared on Friday as investors breathe a sigh of relief as OPEC and its partners decided to cut 1.2…

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