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Futures Movers: Oil moves modestly higher, finding little guidance on U.S.-China trade developments

Oil futures move modestly higher Tuesday as a speech by President Donald Trump failed to offer any market-moving insights related to progress on trade talks between China and the U.S., a driver of economic growth and demand for crude......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 12th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil holds near 3-month high after U.S.-China trade deal

Oil futures trade flat to slightly higher Monday after ending last week at a three-month high, finding support after the U.S. and China reached a so-called phase one agreement on trade, de-escalating tensions between the world’s two largest economies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 16th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil gains on trade-talk optimism, hopes for OPEC extension and forecasts for weaker U.S. production

Oil prices edged modestly higher Tuesday amid market optimism that the slow-moving trade talks between China and the U.S. will ultimately result in a deal that keeps these giant energy customers buying enough oil to at least soak up production......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 26th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil gains on trade-talk optimism, forecasts for slower U.S. production

Oil prices edged modestly higher Tuesday amid market optimism that the slow-moving trade talks between China and the U.S. will ultimately result in a deal that keeps these giant energy customers buying enough oil to at least soak up production......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 26th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil moves up on trade deal optimism to settle higher for the week

Oil futures climb on Friday to tally a gain for the week, with optimism over phase one of a potential U.S.-China trade deal lifting prospects for energy demand, even as traders weigh a conflicting outlook for crude supplies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil moves higher on progress in U.S.-China trade talks

Oil futures move higher Tuesday, giving up earlier losses following news that the U.S. will delay tariffs on certain Chinese products until December as the two nations look to continue discussions on trade......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 13th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil moves up for the session, with U.S. prices trying for their first gain in 3 weeks

Oil prices move higher on Friday, and could flip to positive for the week, as traders weighed the likelihood of a trade deal between the U.S. and China......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 10th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil ends higher as U.S. trade deals with Mexico, Canada and China boost demand prospects

Oil futures finish higher on Thursday as news of the Senate approval of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement, along with the signing of the China-U.S. trade deal on Wednesday, boosted prospects for energy demand......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2020

Futures Movers: Oil prices climb as traders weigh impact of China-trade accord on demand for U.S. crude

Oil futures head higher Thursday as investors attempt to digest the impact of a China-U.S. trade deal that could result in increased purchases of shale oil by Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2020

Futures Movers: Oil edges higher, extending trade-inspired gains

Oil futures see small gains early Tuesday, building on a rally that took crude to a three-month high in the previous session in the wake of a “phase-one” U.S.-China trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 17th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil ends at 3-month high as the U.S. and China reach a preliminary phase one trade deal

Oil futures end higher on Friday, with U.S. and global benchmark prices at their highest levels since mid-September, after the U.S. and China said they have reached a preliminary agreement on a phase one trade agreement......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil gains on trade-talk optimism, hopes for OPEC extension and forecasts for lower U.S. production

Oil prices edged higher Tuesday amid hopes that trade talks between China and the U.S. will ultimately result in a deal that sustains global economic growth and energy demand while OPEC restrains production......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 26th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks open lower as Trump threatens to raise tariffs if China trade talks languish

U.S. stock-index futures head modestly lower Wednesday morning as persistent doubts about progress toward a U.S.-China trade and weakness corporate earnings offer few reasons for investors to bid stocks higher after a round of all-time highs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 20th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil attempts to bounce higher on hope of U.S.-China trade progress

Oil futures rise cautiously higher Tuesday as investors await insights on progress on trade talks between China and the U.S., a driver of economic growth and demand for crude......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 12th, 2019

Futures Movers: U.S. oil sinks as China trade tensions flare up; Natural-gas prices skid 5.5% lower

Oil futures settle lower Monday as recent developments in Sino-American trade negotiations reignite some fears about demand for energy assets in the face of a prolonged tariff scuffle.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 11th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil rises as trade optimism, rallying stocks boost demand optimism

Oil futures rise Tuesday, finding a boost from positive expectations around U.S.-China trade talks, while a move further into record territory by U.S. stocks and a weaker dollar also encouraged bulls......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 5th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil ticks higher but remains headed for weekly loss

Oil futures trade higher Friday, buoyed by an upbeat read on Chinese manufacturing activity, but remain on track for a weekly loss after a rise in U.S. inventories and uncertainty around U.S.-China trade talks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil futures inch higher, with U.S. prices up over 5% for the week

Oil futures inch higher on Friday, with U.S. benchmark crude prices settling more than 5% higher for the week, as news of progress on part of a U.S.-China trade deal eased concerns over a slowdown in economic growth and energy demand......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 25th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil edges higher as U.S.-China trade talks get under way

Oil edges higher in choppy price action Thursday as traders attempt to make sense of conflicting news reports around U.S.-China trade talks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil prices climb though U.S. crude supplies rise a 4th week, but product stocks decline

Oil futures trade higher Wednesday, holding onto the bulk of earlier gains on the back of optimism over U.S.-China trade negotiations, as the U.S. government reports a fall in petroleum product stocks, as well as a fourth straight rise in crude supplies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil lower as tensions grow ahead of U.S.-China trade talks

Oil futures head lower Tuesday as traders keep tabs on developments ahead of U.S.-China trade talks this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 8th, 2019