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Oil prices rise more than 1% as Middle East conflict persists

Oil futures were up more than 1% on Thursday as tensions in the Middle East grew, with a Saudi-led coalition launching air strikes in retaliation for recent attacks on its crude infrastructure......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 16th, 2019

Oil prices rise on rising Middle East tension, ongoing OPEC supply cut

Oil prices edged up on Tuesday on signs that producer club OPEC will continue withholding supply this year and as tensions between the United States and Iran escalated......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 20th, 2019

Oil gains 2% as Middle East conflict intensifies

Oil prices jumped 2% on Thursday as tensions in the Middle East grew, with a Saudi-led coalition launching air strikes in retaliation for recent attacks on its oil infrastructure......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 16th, 2019

Oil prices rise for third session on Mideast tensions

Oil prices rose on Thursday for the third day in a row as fears of supply disruptions amid heightened tensions in the Middle East overshadowed swelling U.S. crude inventories......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 16th, 2019

Oil edges up for third session on Mideast tensions

Oil prices pushed higher on Thursday for a third day in a row, as fears of supply disruptions amid heightened tensions in the Middle East overshadowed an unexpected rise in U.S. inventories......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 16th, 2019

Oil prices fall with Wall St. on trade war, give back early rise

Oil futures fell on Monday with Wall Street, as worries about the Sino-U.S. trade talks spooked investors who had sent oil higher in early trade on concerns that tanker attacks in the Middle East could disrupt supplies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 13th, 2019

Oil prices rise after Saudi Arabia says tankers sabotaged in the Gulf

Oil prices are rising as escalating tensions in the Middle East stoke fears about a global supply crunch......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 13th, 2019

Oil prices rise amid risk of supply disruptions

Oil is rising on Middle East tensions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 17th, 2018

Futures Movers: Oil prices rise to 3-year high as traders focus on Middle East tensions

Oil futures are sharply higher Wednesday for a third straight session, set.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2018

Oil dips on rising U.S. supplies, market still tense on conflict in Syria

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices on Wednesday eased away from 2014 highs reached the previous session as escalating Middle East tensions were offset by increasing inventories and production in the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 10th, 2018

Futures Movers: Oil rally takes a breather after surge to multiyear peak

Oil prices retreat Thursday from their highest levels in three and half years as a sign of a further rise in U.S. crude stockpiles helps calm worries about the risks to the flow of crude in the Middle East......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 10th, 2018

Oil falls after Saudi assurances on market balance, Mideast tensions

Oil prices fell on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia reiterated it would aim to keep the market balanced and try to reduce tensions in the Middle East, while industry data showed a surprise increase in U.S. crude inventories......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 21st, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil prices inch higher as Middle East tensions flare up, OPEC extension considered

Oil prices gain Tuesday, though were off earlier highs, with U.S.-priced crude trading at its best levels this month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil prices gain as Middle East tensions flare up

Oil prices gained Tuesday, with U.S.-priced crude trading at its best levels this month, as Middle East tensions were stoked anew when Yemen’s Iranian-allied Houthi rebels said they attacked a Saudi airport......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2019

Oil edges higher as OPEC+ says to stay the course

Oil prices edged up to near multi-week highs on Monday as OPEC indicated it was likely to maintain production cuts that have helped boost prices this year, while escalating Middle East tensions provided further support......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 20th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: OPEC moves closer to maintaining cuts through 2019 but region’s tensions keep alternative scenario alive

OPEC and its allies on Sunday inched closer to continuing their existing production targets through the end of the year, delegates said, as fear of a returning oil glut outweighed apprehensions around Middle East conflict......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 20th, 2019

Oil slips but ends week higher on Mideast supply disruption fears

Oil prices edged lower on Friday due to demand fears amid a standoff in Sino-U.S. trade talks, but both benchmarks ended the week higher on rising concerns over supply disruptions in Middle East shipments due to U.S.-Iran political tensions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2019

Mounting tensions with Iran, China leave oil prices in flux

A rare mix of geopolitical tensions in the Middle East and China is tugging oil prices in opposite directions and creating uncertainty over where they might land......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 17th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil falls for the session, but gains for the week ahead of OPEC committee meeting

Oil futures finish lower Friday, with U.S. prices down for the first time in three sessions but up for the week, as any potential demand worries tied to stock-market volatility were offset by supply concerns linked to Middle East tensions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 17th, 2019

Oil set for weekly gain on threat of Mideast supply disruptions

Oil prices steadied on Friday, with both benchmarks on track for a weekly gain on rising concerns over potential further supply disruptions in Middle East shipments due to U.S.-Iran political tensions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2019

Oil lifted towards $73 by real and threatened supply cuts

Oil edged up towards $73 a barrel on Friday, heading for a weekly gain, supported by supply cuts and concern over potential further disruption to Middle East shipments as political tensions rise......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2019