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Latest articles from Editorial

  • Concerns Mount Over China's Crude Oil Demand

    Published 10 November 2023 | viewed 24,496 times

    1. Can We Get a Little Contango Now?- China’s swelling oil inventories and weakening crude demand as well as an alleged 12-million-barrel buildup in US…

  • Kurdistan's Oil Industry Standoff Intensifies

    Published 10 November 2023 | viewed 3,817 times

    Some 450,000 barrels per day of oil exports from the Kurdistan Region of northern Iraq remain shut in amid an intractable dispute over who should…

  • What Will It Take For Oil Prices To Stop Falling?

    Published 10 November 2023 | viewed 4,075 times

    Crude Oil Market Overview The current state of the crude oil market is marked by a downward trend, with both the international benchmark Brent crude…

  • Have Oil Traders Misread Saudi Arabia's Production Cut Commitment?

    Published 10 November 2023 | viewed 3,590 times

    I have said it many times before in these pages and will no doubt say it many times in the future too, but it is…

  • The Israel-Hamas War Remains Contained... For Now

    Published 10 November 2023 | viewed 907 times

    Politics, Geopolitics & Conflict The frontier between Lebanon and Israel has become an intense second front in the Hamas-Israel conflict, which threatens to intensify though…

  • Oil Prices Rise On Fed Decision And Geopolitical Risk

    Published 03 November 2023 | viewed 3,106 times

    Thursday's Market Action Reflects Fed's Rate Move Oil markets witnessed notable activity on Thursday, directly responding to the Federal Reserve's stance on interest rates. Brent…

  • The Houthi Missile Threat To Israel

    Published 03 November 2023 | viewed 1,447 times

    Israel shot down a Houthi missile over the Red Sea on Monday, employing its Arrow aerial defense system. This follows the US Navy’s shooting down…

  • Uncertainty Surrounds Oil Demand Growth In 2024

    Published 03 November 2023 | viewed 6,708 times

    1. 2024 Demand Outlook Remains Murky as Forecasters Contradict One Another- As political narratives continue to shape the oil market’s sentiment about next year, two…

  • Why Oil Prices Are Likely To Climb From Here

    Published 03 November 2023 | viewed 6,425 times

    One of the things that has always appealed to me about the energy sector from a trading and investing perspective is that it usually isn’t…

  • The U.S. May Reimpose Sanctions On Venezuela

    Published 03 November 2023 | viewed 2,126 times

    Politics, Geopolitics & Conflict While Israel’s Tamar gas field remains shut down due to the conflict with Hamas, Israeli gas flows to Egypt have now…

  • Which Factors Influence Oil Prices Right Now?

    Published 20 October 2023 | viewed 6,196 times

    You don’t have to be a Nobel Prize winner in economics to know that the two basic influences on the price of oil, or any…

  • India's Booming Coal Demand Drains Inventories

    Published 20 October 2023 | viewed 5,187 times

    1. US Lifts Sanctions on Venezuela for Six Months- The US will temporarily lift sanctions on Venezuela’s oil sector as Caracas promised to work with…

  • The U.S. Is Running Out Of Ways To Influence Oil Prices

    Published 20 October 2023 | viewed 4,572 times

    Politics, Geopolitics & Conflict The Biden Administration has moved to lift sanctions on Venezuela’s oil industry under the guise of concessions from the Maduro regime,…

  • The Gaza Conflict Puts Israel's Natural Gas Future At Risk

    Published 20 October 2023 | viewed 1,877 times

    When it discovered the Tamar and Leviathan gas fields offshore in the Mediterranean’s Levant Basin, Israel gained lots of regional diplomatic leverage overnight. Soon, it…

  • Europe's Natural Gas Price Rally Stokes Supply Concerns

    Published 13 October 2023 | viewed 4,761 times

    1. ExxonMobil-Pioneer Merger May Spark Further Giant Deals- The largest upstream deal since Shell’s 2015 acquisition of BG for $82 billion, ExxonMobil’s acquisition of Pioneer…

  • Huge Build In Crude Inventories Is A Red Flag For Oil Markets

    Published 13 October 2023 | viewed 49,186 times

    December West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures experienced a volatile week, with prices swaying due to geopolitical tensions and shifts in supply and demand…

  • A Trading Strategy For Energy Earnings

    Published 13 October 2023 | viewed 1,471 times

    Earnings season, the gift that keeps on giving for US stock traders and investors, is underway, with results for the quarter that ended at the…

  • Desperate And Incompetent: Hamas May Have Acted Alone

    Published 13 October 2023 | viewed 4,053 times

    Regardless of any possible involvement of Iran in the attacks on Israel last weekend, which resulted in an Israeli declaration of war, Hamas found itself…

  • The Middle East's Critical Role In Natural Gas Production

    Published 06 October 2023 | viewed 2,318 times

    1. Q3 Earnings Calls to Focus on Capex Direction and Cost Management- The news of ExxonMobil being in advanced talks to purchase US shale producer…

  • Russia Escalates War With Nuclear Tests And Civilian Killings

    Published 06 October 2023 | viewed 62,393 times

    On the Ukraine war front, there has been another uptick in saber-rattling between Moscow and Washington this week. Both events carry a fair amount of…

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