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Oil prices rise on tightening supply, strong demand


  • Oil prices edged up
  • U.S. oil rigs drilling for new production fell in the week to Oct. 20
  • Possible supply disruptions due to fighting between government and Kurdish forces in Iraq were in focus…
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Oil prices rise on tighter US market, Middle East tensions


  • Oil prices rose
  • Concerns over potential supply disruptions remained as fighting continued in Iraq
  • A fall in U.S. crude inventories supported prices


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Brent Crude Futures Still High

Risk premium returns to oil over Iraq fighting, rising US-Iran tensions

  • Iraqi forces captured Kurdish-held Kirkuk, a major oil city
  • Global price benchmarks rose as investors worried over supplies…
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Oil slips despite larger draw in U.S. stocks


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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices rebounded from earlier losses, but ended lower on the day, after the Energy Department reported a larger-than-expected decline in U.S. 521 more words

Oil rises on signs of tighter market, but 2018 looks more uncertain


  • Oil edged up
  • Crude remained above $50 a barrel
  • Signs pointed to oil markets slowly tightening after years of oversupply


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Oil markets cautious as another tropical storm heads for Gulf of Mexico


  • U.S. crude futures were trading at $50.73 per barrel, down 6 cents from their last close
  • Brent crude futures were down 6 cents at $56.94 a barrel…
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Oil prices edge lower after strong third quarter


  • Oil prices edged lower on Monday in early Asian trading after posting gains of as much as 20 percent in the third quarter
  • U.S. crude was down 2 cents at $51.65 a barrel…
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