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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

Trump says he does not want war after attack on Saudi oil facilities

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday said it looked like Iran was behind attacks on oil plants in Saudi Arabia but stressed he did not want to go to war, as the attacks sent oil prices soaring and raised fears of a new Middle East conflict......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 16th, 2019

NewsWatch: Why the Saudi oil attack is a ‘big deal’ that could be a ‘game changer’ in stock markets and crude prices

An intensifying Middle East conflict is threatening to throw the world’s energy market into disarray after a weekend drone attack destroyed parts of Saudi Aramco’s Abqaiq plant — one of the world’s largest processors of oil......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 15th, 2019

Market Extra: Why the Saudi oil attack is a ‘big deal’ that could be a ‘game changer’ in stock markets and crude prices

An intensifying Middle East conflict is threatening to throw the world’s energy market into disarray after a weekend drone attack destroyed parts of Saudi Aramco’s Abqaiq plant — one of the world’s largest processors of oil......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 15th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Oil prices rise off 2-week lows as Iran seizes tanker it accuses of smuggling crude

Crude-oil futures trade modestly higher Thursday, rebounding somewhat from the lowest settlement in about two weeks as Middle East tensions delivered a jolt to prices......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 18th, 2019

Oil prices rise amid Gulf of Mexico storm, Middle East tensions

Oil prices rose on Friday as U.S. oil producers in the Gulf of Mexico cut more than half their output in the face of a tropical storm and as tensions continued in the Middle East......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil prices rise, but post first weekly loss in 3 weeks

Oil futures climb Friday as tensions in the Middle East grow, but prices suffer their first weekly loss in three weeks as energy-demand worries persist......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2019

Oil prices climb amid fall in U.S. stockpiles, Middle East worries

Oil prices rose over 1% on Wednesday to hit their highest in nearly a month as widely-watched data showed U.S. crude stockpiles fell more than expected, underpinning a market already buoyed by worries over potential U.S.-Iran conflict......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 25th, 2019

Oil prices rise as Middle East tensions simmer

Oil prices climbed on Monday as tensions remain high between Iran and the United States, with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo saying "significant" sanctions on Tehran would be announced......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 23rd, 2019

Oil gains amid Middle East tensions, U.S.-China trade deal hopes

Oil prices extended gains on Wednesday after rising in the previous session on rekindled hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal and on the potential for conflict between the U.S. and Iran in the Middle East after tanker attacks there last week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 19th, 2019

Oil prices rise after tanker attacks stoke Middle East tensions

Oil prices rose on Monday after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington will take all actions necessary to guarantee safe navigation in the Middle East, as tensions mounted following attacks on tankers last week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 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