The upcoming week: Crude Oil Futures

Short Recollection of last week   Beginning by observing the Oil futures; they settled on nearly plane levels on Friday. But still registered the first weekly gain in a month. Inspired by the news that key crude producers will extend output cuts to the period after June; Firstly, on Thursday, U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude [...]

By | 2017-05-14T18:01:07+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Financial, Governments, International, Oil Market|0 Comments

Oil prices VOLATILE; firstly UP on positive expectations, then falling DOWN after overnight gains

Top 5 things about Monday's Market: Macron cruises to victory in France Euro SLIPS as Macron relief rally loses steam Global stocks mixed; Europe trades lower after French election Oil gives up strong overnight gains China's april exports, imports rise less than expected   More info on these 5 from: www.investing.com   Prices; Monday Overnight [...]

By | 2017-05-08T10:58:57+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Financial, Governments, International, Oil Market|0 Comments

Asia fractionally higher; Nikkei up by 0.2% and ASX up 0.13%

Markets in Asia open fractionally higher today, with several major exchanges closed for a Labor Day public holiday. Australia's ASX 200 trades up 0.13 percent in early trade, with most sectors higher. The energy sector, however, was down 0.41 percent as oil plays struggled for gains.   Oil   Oil Search shares were down 0.28 percent, Santos was [...]

By | 2017-05-01T06:54:36+00:00 May 1st, 2017|International|0 Comments