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Oil prices drop as hopes for U.S.-China trade progress wilt

Oil prices slid on Thursday as hopes faded for any significant progress in U.S.-China trade talks that could dispel clouds over the global economy and gloom over prospects for weaker oil demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2019

Oil prices fall as hopes for U.S.-China trade progress wilt

Oil prices fell on Thursday on concerns of lower fuel demand as talks this week between the United States and China, the world's two largest oil users, are not expected to help end the trade war between them, adding to anxieties about the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2019

Oil falls as China economic concerns outweigh rising refinery runs

Oil prices edged lower on Friday, as concerns about China's economy outweighed bullish signals from its refining sector, but losses were limited on hopes for progress toward a U.S.-China trade agreement......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2019

Oil steady as China economic concerns counter rising refinery runs

Oil prices steadied on Friday, with countervailing signals from China's economy and refining sector balancing each other out, while hopes rose for progress toward a U.S.-China trade agreement after optimistic signals emerged from negotiations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2019

Oil steady as attack in Syria supports but U.S. crude stocks weigh

Oil futures were mixed on Wednesday as a Turkey-launched offensive in Syria and hopes of progress in ending the U.S.-China trade war supported oil, but a build in U.S. crude inventories held prices back......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2019

Oil steady as military action in Syria boosts prices, crude inventories weigh

Oil prices edged up on Wednesday as Turkey launched an offensive in Syria that could disrupt crude production in the region and on hopes of progress in ending the U.S.-China trade war, but a build in U.S. crude inventories limited gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2019

Oil steadies as U.S.-China tensions offset supply concern

Oil prices traded flat on Wednesday as fading hopes for progress in U.S.-China trade talks pressured the market by raising uncertainty about global economic growth, while unrest in OPEC members Iraq and Ecuador helped limit losses......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2019

Oil prices drop as hopes fade for comprehensive U.S.-China trade deal

Oil prices settled lower on Monday, paring earlier gains as hopes of a comprehensive U.S.-China trade deal faded and a new poll showed analysts expected U.S. oil crude inventories to have risen last week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 7th, 2019

Oil prices up $1 as U.S.-China trade talks loom, supply issues mount

Oil prices rose around $1 on Monday, buoyed by hopes of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and supported by challenges to supply facing major exporters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 7th, 2019

Oil prices up as U.S.-China trade talks loom, supply issues mount

Oil prices were up on Monday, buoyed by hopes of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and supported by challenges to supply facing major exporters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 7th, 2019

Oil prices little changed, cautious mood ahead of U.S.-China trade talks

Oil prices were mixed on Monday with traders pegging cautious hopes for a rebound from last week's losses on progress in talks on ending the U.S.-China trade war, against a backdrop of global economic slowdown weighing on future oil demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 7th, 2019

Oil prices on ebb tide as gloom gathers over global economy

Oil prices fell on Monday, extending last week's heavy losses, with traders fearing the global economic slowdown will weigh on future oil demand growth while pegging hopes for a rebound on progress in talks this week on ending the U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 7th, 2019

Oil prices slip again amid gathering gloom over global economy

Oil prices fell on Monday, extending last week's heavy losses, with traders fearing the global economic slowdown will weigh on future oil demand growth while pegging hopes for a rebound on progress in talks this week on ending the U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 6th, 2019

Oil prices steady, give up gains as economic gloom dims demand prospects

Oil futures were largely flat on Thursday, reversing gains made earlier in the day, as fears over the worsening global economic outlook that hit prices hard in the previous session offset modest hopes for progress in resolving the U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2019

Oil steadies in rebound after jitters over economic outlook, U.S. inventories

Oil futures rebounded on Thursday, reversing losses earlier in the day, as fears over the worsening global economic outlook that hit prices hard in the previous session gave way to modest hopes for progress in resolving the U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 2nd, 2019

Asian shares firm as investors stay hopeful on U.S.-China disputes

Asian share prices ticked up on Tuesday as some investors clung to hopes the fourth quarter will bring progress in resolving the United-States trade war that's cast a shadow over the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 1st, 2019

Asian shares inch up, investors pin hopes on U.S.-China talks

Asian share prices ticked up on Tuesday as some investors clung to hopes that the fourth quarter will bring progress in resolving the United-States trade war that's cast a shadow over the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 1st, 2019

Metals Stocks: Gold settles lower after 4-session climb lifted prices near 6-year highs

Gold futures settle lower on Wednesday, down from the nearly six-year high scored a day earlier, pressured by Fed chair Powell comments Tuesday and hopes progress on U.S.-China trade talks.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 26th, 2019

Global stocks climb on muted trade hopes, sterling yo-yos as PM May quits

World stocks edged higher on Friday and oil prices bounced after comments by President Donald Trump encouraged hopes of progress in U.S.-China trade talks while British Prime Minister Theresa May's resignation briefly sent sterling fluctuating wildly......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 24th, 2019

Global stocks, oil edge higher on muted trade optimism

World stocks edged higher on Friday and oil prices recovered from bruising falls, after U.S. President Donald Trump nurtured muted hopes of progress in U.S.-China talks while concerns over trade and the health of the world economy persisted......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 24th, 2019

Stocks pin hopes on U.S.-China trade talks after brutal year

World share and commodity prices rose on Monday as hints of progress on the Sino-U.S. trade standoff provided a rare glimmer of optimism in what has been a punishing end of year for markets globally......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 31st, 2018