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Tom Kool


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Tom Kool

Tom majored in International Business at Amsterdam’s Higher School of Economics, he is Oilprice.com's Head of Operations

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  • Oil Jumps After Trump Orders Navy To ‘’Shoot And Destroy’’ Iranian Gunboats

    Published 22 April 2020 | viewed 284,557 times

    After two dark days for crude, oil prices are rallying again on Wednesday morning after U.S. President Trump triggered a small short-covering rally by tweeting…

  • Oil Price Mayhem - Is The Market Broken?

    Published 21 April 2020 | viewed 11,226 times

    The May '20 WTI contract rebounded on Tuesday morning, but the June '20 WTI contract, the new front month contract is tanking, indicating that producers…

  • A Massive Wave Of Shut-Ins Fails To Halt Oil Price Crash

    Published 21 April 2020 | viewed 26,769 times

    With the physical oil market coming apart at the seams, traders have begun to realize that we are a lot closer to full storage capacity…

  • Storage Fears Drive Oil Below $18

    Published 17 April 2020 | viewed 116,215 times

    Fears of global crude storage hitting capacity are now dominating markets, sending oil prices falling towards $15 WTI fell below $18 per barrel in early…

  • Texas Oil Drillers Can’t Agree On Output Cuts

    Published 15 April 2020 | viewed 44,400 times

    OPEC+ and large producers such as Canada, Norway, Mexico and Brazil came to an output cut agreement this weekend, but a coordinated output reduction in…

  • China Plans To Copy Mexico’s Mega Oil Hedge

    Published 14 April 2020 | viewed 51,762 times

    This weekend, OPEC and its partners managed to agree on a historic oil production cut to the tune of 9.7 million bpd. The initial number…

  • Is Optimism In Oil Markets Misplaced?

    Published 07 April 2020 | viewed 31,747 times

    Investor Alert: OPEC and its partners are about to orchestrate the largest oil production cut in history, and a small number of oil & gas…

  • Why A 15 Million Barrel Per Day Cut Will Never Happen

    Published 02 April 2020 | viewed 104,965 times

    Oil prices exploded on Thursday morning after US President Trump tweeted that he spoke with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman about a potentially ‘huge’…

  • $1 Oil: Saudi Arabia's Attempt To Crush U.S. Shale

    Published 01 April 2020 | viewed 203,076 times

    After having crashed nearly 70 percent in the first three months of 2020, benchmark WTI prices are trying to form a bottom around $20 per…

  • U.S. Drillers Face Doomsday Scenario As Some Crude Blends Hit $1

    Published 31 March 2020 | viewed 52,949 times

    As the oil war and coronavirus demand destruction rage on, WTI crude prices briefly dipped below $20 per barrel, but many prices aren’t even fetching…

  • The Complete History Of Fossil Fuels

    Published 25 March 2020 | viewed 38,620 times

    Fossil fuels are the primary source of energy in the world today. But people started using fossil fuels long before the first steam engine running…

  • Oil Climbs As U.S. Pushes For An End To The Price War

    Published 25 March 2020 | viewed 79,702 times

    Oil prices continued to rise for the third day in a row, recovering earlier losses as U.S. lawmakers pressure Saudi Arabia to end the oil…

  • The Oil Price Rebound Won’t Last

    Published 24 March 2020 | viewed 47,630 times

    Both oil and stocks rallied on Tuesday morning as news of a Fed stimulus initiated some bullish sentiment in markets, but poor fundamentals are likely…

  • The Very Real Prospect Of $5 Oil

    Published 20 March 2020 | viewed 172,947 times

    The rebound in oil prices on Thursday didn’t last long as bearish sentiment once again took hold on Friday morning, with some analysts contemplating the…

  • Russia Needs Higher Oil Prices, But Won't Surrender

    Published 18 March 2020 | viewed 95,267 times

    With WTI crude seeing its third-worst trading day on record, Russia is beginning to feel the squeeze as it sees its oil and gas income…

  • Oil Plunges As Saudis Boost Exports To Record High

    Published 17 March 2020 | viewed 86,479 times

    After having instructed Aramco to boost production to unseen levels, Saudi Arabia now plans to boost oil exports in May to a record 10 million…

  • The Most Destructive Oil Price Crash In History?

    Published 16 March 2020 | viewed 67,080 times

    As markets brace for yet another week of total liquidation (even gold fell below $1500), oil drillers are preparing for the worst. Last time crude…

  • Prepare For Bankruptcies, Layoffs And A Drilling Slowdown

    Published 13 March 2020 | viewed 92,402 times

    Oil prices have fallen nearly 50 percent since the start of the year and the short-term outlook isn’t looking very promising as OPEC and Russia…

  • Energy Stocks Battered As Market Meltdown Continues

    Published 12 March 2020 | viewed 33,064 times

    The increasingly desperate situation in oil markets has forced down big names in energy to 16-year lows as crude prices tumble into the lower $30…

  • Traders Are Making A Killing In The Oil Price War

    Published 11 March 2020 | viewed 64,469 times

    Oil prices crashed after Russia and Saudi Arabia announced that they will abandon OPEC production quotas and open the taps, and while drillers and oilfield…

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