Oil – Reuters reported that the International Energy Agency (IEA) lowered its forecast for oil demand growth for the 3rd month in a row, causing Brent prices to decline more sharply than US crude.
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Oil – Bloomberg reported that West Texas Intermediate traded close to the highest level in a week as US stockpiles increased to 389 million bpd, its highest since July 1990.
Oil – Reuters reported that Brent crude oil futures posted their biggest gain since December as the US dollar weakened, drawing investors to commodities.
Oil – Reuters reported that oil prices dipped 3%, its lowest daily drop in 5 months, as crude inventories in the US reach their highest levels since 1990 according to the EIA.
Oil – Reuters reported that Brent crude settled down 39 cents per barrel at $110.69 while US crude settled slightly higher up to 12 cents at $97.19 per barrel as traders weigh concerns about demand as well as the possibility of a longer pipeline outage in the Midwest.
Oil – Bloomberg reported that West Texas Intermediate oil fell after the Cyprus bank deposit tax was rejected, increasing concern that the debt crisis in Europe will worsen.
Oil – Reuters reported that oil stayed below $109 per barrel due to a weaker outlook for demand growth in top consumers China and the US.
Oil – Bloomberg reported that West Texas Intermediate oil shrunk its discount to Brent to lowest level in 7 weeks as it traded near the highest level since the beginning of March.
Oil – Bloomberg reported that the United States Energy Information Administration lowered its crude oil price projections for this year. West Texas Intermediate will average $91.92/barrel, which is 1% lower than its February estimate.
Oil – Bloomberg reported that West Texas Intermediate oil advanced after positive jobs data gave a boost to the US economy.