Oil / Finance

China is sending the US a new message about North Korea

Apr 24 10:04am Energy
Beijing is sending fresh signals about North Korea, in order to convince Trump to take less aggressive action.
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Oil prices falter as rise in US drilling offsets hope for output cut extension

Apr 24 9:43am Energy
Oil gave up gains as a rise in U.S. drilling countered expectations that OPEC will extend output cuts.
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Trump to set new executive orders on environment, energy this week

Apr 24 9:14am Energy
Trump this week will sign new executive orders before he completes his first 100 days which will make it easier to develop energy on and offshore.
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US gas prices rise 3 cents over 2 weeks, to $2.46 a gallon

Apr 24 8:23am Energy
Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said consumers could see price increases slow as crude oil costs drop.
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Oil prices recover some ground, but rise in US drilling caps gains

Apr 24 8:11am Energy
Oil prices recovered some lost ground, driven by expectations that OPEC will extend output cuts till the end of 2017.
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Britain makes history, goes day without using coal for electricity generation

Apr 24 7:34am Energy
The National Grid says it met electricity demand in Britain over a 24 hour period without needing coal.
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The man who called crudes collapse three years ago now sees this

Apr 24 7:10am Energy
Kloza sees oil largely remaining in its recent low- to mid-$50 range for some time.
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Path to Jones Act change faces political balancing act: Fuel for Thought

Apr 24 7:01am The Barrel Blog
On January 18, less than two days before Donald Trump’s inauguration, the US Customs and Border Protection released a 30-page general notice which could eliminate exemptions to the Jones Act and mark one of the most significant changes to domestic maritime law in decades. The Jones Act requires all vessels transporting goods between US ports […] The post Path to Jones Act change faces political balancing act: Fuel for Thought appeared first on The Barrel Blog.
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Bloomberg to world leaders: Ignore Trump on climate

Apr 24 6:01am Energy
Billionaire Michael Bloomberg urged world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change.
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Oil recovers some ground, rise in US drilling caps gains

Apr 24 5:47am Energy
Oil prices recovered some lost ground, driven by expectations that OPEC will extend output cuts till the end of 2017.
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Can Make in India become the driving force for commodities?

Apr 24 2:05am The Barrel Blog
The introduction of sweeping reforms by India’s National Democratic Alliance government since they came into power in 2014 has given a new momentum to India’s manufacturing sector. Under its “Make in India” initiative, the government’s ambitious target to raise the share of manufacturing in GDP from the current 16\% to 25\% by 2025 has indeed […] The post Can ‘Make in India’ become the driving force for commodities? appeared first on The Barrel Blog.
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Oil recovers lost ground, but market remains under pressure

Apr 24 12:23am Energy
Oil prices recovered some ground on Monday, driven by expectations that OPEC will extend a pledge to cut output to cover all of 2017.
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Wipe Out! - How Rising Sand Prices and Supply Concerns Threaten Producer Profitability

Apr 23 9:00pm RBN Energy - Accelerating energy market analytics through collaboration, networking and alliances
The techniques used to wring increasing volumes of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs) out of shale continue to evolve, and as they do, producers are facing mounting costs for securing frac sand and for disposing of produced water from the wells. These costs are squeezing producer profits, and—in an era of sustained lo    w hydrocarbon prices—sometimes even flip production economics from favorable to unfavorable. Today we continue our surfing-themed series on sand costs and water-disposal expenses with a look at how sand use in shale plays has evolved—and how these changes affect the bottom line.
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CNNs Camerota: Roger Ailes did sexually harass me

Apr 23 2:14pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
The “New Day” host revealed Sunday that the former Fox News chief propositioned her early in her career at the top-rated cable news network. Ailes, through his attorney, called the claims “unsubstantiated and false.”...
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Polls: Trump approaches 100 days with lowest job approval rating in more than 70 years

Apr 23 12:11pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
The president has the lowest approval rating of any commander in chief at this point since at least 1945, a pair of new surveys published Sunday found.
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Palestinian wounds four in Tel Aviv stabbing attack: Israeli police

Apr 23 9:52am Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
A Palestinian stabbed and slightly wounded four people along Tel Aviv's beachfront on Sunday and was arrested, police said, describing the attack as terrorism-related. A wave of street attacks by Palestinians in Israel and the occupied West Bank since October 2015 has previously killed 37 Israelis, two American tourists and a British student. At least 242 Palestinians have died during the period of sporadic violence.
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Nearing 100 Days, Trumps Approval at Historic Lows

Apr 23 2:01am Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
In the latest NBC News/WSJ poll, President Trump's approval rating sits at historic lows so early in a new administration.
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Science not silence: Thousands rally in New York to take aim at alternative facts

Apr 22 6:37pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
Protest signs and photos of Science March in New York, one of many Earth Day rallies around the world defending science in the era of President Trump.
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French presidential contender Emmanuel Macrons unique love story

Apr 22 3:39pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron and his wife have an unusual relationship, and the French seem to like it just fine.
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White House Looking for Legislative Victory Ahead of 100-Day Benchmark

Apr 22 11:45am Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
After failing to pass a much-promised repeal of Obamacare, Pres. Trump is eager to push through a tax cut package next week. House Speaker Paul Ryan, however, told members Saturday the priority was avoiding a government shutdown by Friday’s deadline.
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As energy stocks hit a post-election low, some traders see a buying opportunity

Apr 22 10:37am Energy
The XLE energy ETF just hit its lowest level since before the November presidential election.
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Trump stuns Twitter with patriotic, yet curious, video celebrating American freed from Egypt

Apr 21 5:16pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
President Donald Trump shared a video on his Twitter page that had production values that didn’t quite line up to the highest office in the land.
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Ronald Reagans son defends OReilly, asks if men should sue for sexual arousal

Apr 21 3:53pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
Michael Reagan speaks at a rally for Republican Senate candidate Sharron Angle in 2010. Michael Reagan, son of late President Ronald Reagan, defended disgraced Fox News host Bill O’Reilly, who was ousted this week after advertisers boycotted the show en masse amid a sexual harassment scandal. The firestorm started after the New York Times revealed that O’Reilly and the network had shelled out $13 million in settlements to various women who had accused him of sexual harassment.
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Is GE dead money?

Apr 21 3:45pm Energy
Brian Langenberg, Langenberg & Co., and Barbara Noverini, Morningstar, debate the bull and bear cases for owning General Electric.
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Trading Nation: Five-month low for energy

Apr 21 2:41pm Energy
David Seaburg, Cowen & Co. and Larry McDonald, ACG Analytics, discuss the moves in oil and the XLE Energy ETF with Brian Sullivan.
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US crude settles at $49.62, down more than 6% this week on OPEC output cut doubts

Apr 21 2:34pm Energy
Oil prices fell on doubts that an OPEC-led production cut will restore balance to an oversupplied market.
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Trump praises far-right French candidate Le Pen as vote looms

Apr 21 2:30pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
President Trump predicted on Friday that a deadly shooting on the famed Champs-Élysées avenue in Paris would have “a big effect” on French elections.
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Why the crude rally has fizzled, continued: Market analysis series

Apr 21 2:13pm The Barrel Blog
This is the second of a three-part look at why oil prices have failed to rally despite OPEC’s best efforts at managing supply cuts. Read part 1 here. So, why is everyone so bullish? Many oil analysts take as a fait accompli that OPEC-led production cuts thus far are key to balancing the crude market. […] The post Why the crude rally has fizzled, continued: Market analysis series appeared first on The Barrel Blog.
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Power outage in San Francisco hits about 90,000

Apr 21 2:10pm Energy
The outage affected central and northern parts of the city, according to the city's Department of Emergency Management.
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Treasury refuses to give Exxon Mobil special waiver to drill in sanctioned Russia

Apr 21 2:02pm Energy
Treasury will not grant special permission to Exxon Mobil to carry out oil and gas drilling in Russia while sanctions remain intact.
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Crude futures hold losses as Baker Hughes US oil rig count rises by 5 to 688

Apr 21 1:15pm Energy
Oil prices fell on doubts that an OPEC-led production cut will restore balance to an oversupplied market.
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Alaskan village fights for survival as island disappears

Apr 21 1:07pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
Joe McCarthy of Global Citizen talks about his recent journey to the remote village of Kivalina where climate change is threatening the community's very existence.
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Oil falls below $50 a barrel as OPEC cut doubts put oil on pace for big weekly drop

Apr 21 11:31am Energy
Oil prices fell on doubts that an OPEC-led production cut will restore balance to an oversupplied market.
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Op-Ed: What Texas can teach America about green energy

Apr 21 11:10am Energy
The U.S. needs a new model for clean energy in the Trump era and this state can lead the way.
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Clinton knocks Trump on LGBT rights

Apr 21 11:09am Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers remarks at the annual LGBT Center dinner on April 20, 2017, in New York City. The Center gave Clinton its Trailblazer Award. Clinton was receiving an award at a fundraiser for The Center, an LGBT community center in New York City, where she made the critical remarks.
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Honeywell profit boosted by aerospace, energy sales; shares rise

Apr 21 11:02am Energy
This economic bellwether's shares are climbing Friday on a better-than-expected earnings report.
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Trump bemoans ridiculous standard of judging presidents by first 100 days

Apr 21 10:27am Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
President Trump is complaining about the “ridiculous standard” of judging an administration on its first 100 days.
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In Pictures: Protesters clash in streets with Venezuelan cops

Apr 21 10:14am Energy
Tensions in Venezuela have escalated recently as people flooded the streets protesting the regime of Nicolas Maduro.
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Schlumberger sees pricing improve but costs weigh on margins

Apr 21 8:12am Energy
The world's No.1 oilfield services provider, Schlumberger NV, said on Friday its revenue rose for the quarter.
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OPEC cut doubts put oil on track for biggest weekly drop in a month

Apr 21 8:06am Energy
Oil prices edged lower, over doubts that an OPEC-led production cut will restore balance to an oversupplied market.
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Schlumberger posts first revenue rise in 9 quarters as drilling recovers

Apr 21 7:11am Energy
The world's No.1 oilfield services provider, Schlumberger NV, said on Friday its revenue rose for the quarter.
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Oil dips, on course for biggest weekly drop in a month

Apr 21 5:45am Energy
Oil prices edged lower, over doubts that an OPEC-led production cut will restore balance to an oversupplied market.
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World's top rig builder Keppel says no rescue in sight for offshore oil services

Apr 20 11:43pm Energy
The world's largest offshore rig builder Keppel Corp expects an extended slowdown in the offshore sector though oil prices have recovered from historical lows.
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Oil markets remain cautious on record supplies

Apr 20 9:32pm Energy
Oil opened the last day of a choppy trading week on a cautious note amid doubts over an OPEC led production cut.
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Train Kept A-Rollin' - U.S. LNG Exports Set to Tip the Gas Market Scales in 2017

Apr 20 9:00pm RBN Energy - Accelerating energy market analytics through collaboration, networking and alliances
U.S. LNG exports via Cheniere Energy’s Sabine Pass LNG export facility are poised to be a major demand driver of the domestic natural gas market in 2017. Pipeline deliveries to the terminal have more than tripled since mid-2016 and are set to climb further as more liquefaction capacity ramps up. With two liquefaction trains already operational, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission last month approved Train 3 to begin operations and also green-lighted the start-up of Train 4 commissioning. Today, we provide an update of Sabine Pass’s export activity and its potential effect on U.S. gas demand this year.
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Judge sitting on an island: Jeff Sessions dismisses Hawaii courts travel ban ruling

Apr 20 3:40pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
The attorney general’s seeming disdain for the 50th state in a Tuesday interview earned him a reproof from Hawaii’s senators.
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Government shutdown deadline looms as Republicans return to Washington

Apr 20 2:51pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
Republicans return to work after a two-week recess Monday with just five days to whip their fractious caucus in line and avoid a government shutdown.
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Cohn: Cheap energy is a competitive advantage

Apr 20 2:49pm Energy
At the Institute of International Finance, National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn speaks about the administration's energy policy ideas.
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US oil settles at $50.27 a barrel, down 17 cents as rising US production weighs

Apr 20 2:35pm Energy
Oil prices were largely mixed on Thursday after steep losses the previous session.
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Tesla discovers possible issue with parking brakes

Apr 20 1:16pm Energy
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on a sharp move to the downside for Tesla following news of a parking brake issue.
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Oil prices flat in choppy trade, rising U.S. production weighs

Apr 20 12:35pm Energy
Oil prices were largely flat on Thursday after steep losses the previous session.
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Iraqis struggle to survive after being freed from ISIS

Apr 20 12:29pm Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
Many Iraqis in the Mosul area have escaped ISIS but now struggle for food, shelter, and other basic elements of survival.
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Oil prices flatten as rise in US production weighs

Apr 20 10:35am Energy
Oil prices were largely flat on Thursday after steep losses the previous session.
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French presidential elections: Crunch time for the countrys energy mix

Apr 20 10:30am The Barrel Blog
France is facing its most uncertain presidential elections in decades. The outcome is critical not just on a geopolitical level, but also in terms national energy policy, with nuclear the key battleground. In the following special report, we analyze the impact of the three main candidates’ energy views. A victory for current front-runner Emmanuel Macron […] The post French presidential elections: Crunch time for the country’s energy mix appeared first on The Barrel Blog.
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Sarah Palin, Ted Nugent, Kid Rock visit Trump at the White House

Apr 20 10:22am Energy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
The White House was enlivened Wednesday evening by a visit from some special guests, both political and musical.
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Walmart's 'Project Gigaton' aims to slash emissions

Apr 20 8:08am Energy
Walmart has launched a "sustainability platform" to help slash emissions.
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