oil prices

Get Ready for $2 Gas

The summer of 2019 is starting to look like the summer of 2016. That year, gasoline prices started below $2 a gallon in winter. They rallied slightly into the summer ...
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Oil Demand Hit by Trade War

The gold standard of oil price and demand forecasts is the International Energy Agency's oil markets report. In the one just issued, its experts commented that the trade war has ...
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Driven by Chaos in Oil World, Gas Prices Begin to March Higher

Just in time for the long July 4th holiday weekend, U.S. gasoline prices are once again on the rise. By Independence Day, industry analysts at GasBuddy expect the national average ...
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Stifel Says Energy Stocks Are Historically Cheap With Huge Upside Potential

After plunging into the low $40s per barrel late last year, oil prices had rallied sharply, but recently West Texas Intermediate crude has slid back under the $60 level. While ...
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11 Years Since $100 Oil, Factors for Rise Are Back

Oil prices rose above $100 a barrel in 2008 and then hit $145.29 on July 3 that summer. Yet it seemed unimaginable that crude could pass the $100 mark again. ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover on Major Oil Stocks

Crude oil was trading right around $57 a barrel early on Tuesday. Over the past month, crude has fluctuated, ranging from $53 to $57 a barrel but following the markets ...
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Short Sellers Grow More Selective on Major Oil

Crude oil was trading right around $57 a barrel early on Thursday. Over the past month, crude has fluctuated, ranging from $52 to $57 a barrel but following the markets ...
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Short Sellers Retreat on Major Oil Stocks

Crude oil was trading right around $54 a barrel early on Tuesday. Over the past month, crude has fluctuated incredibly, following the markets lower for the most part. However, it ...
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Gas Prices Mixed Nationally: These 10 States Have the Highest Gas Taxes

Auto association AAA has announced that gasoline price movements were mixed last month. State by state, the price changes were muted. While the group said the price of oil was ...
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Is Chevron Getting Enough Credit for Its Q4 Earnings?

Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) reported its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Friday. It posted $2.06 in earnings per share (EPS) and $42.35 billion in revenue, which ...
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Short Sellers Up the Ante in Major Oil Stocks

Crude oil was trading right around $52 a barrel early on Monday. Over the past month, crude has fluctuated incredibly, following the markets lower for the most part. However, it ...
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Have Schlumberger’s Acquisitions Paid Off?

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) reported its most recent quarterly results on Friday morning. The oilfield services firm said that it had $0.36 in earnings per share (EPS) and $8.18 billion ...
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US to Be World’s Largest Oil Producer in 2019

While other nations struggle to increase their crude production, and while some throttle back exports to drive the price of oil higher, the United States will be the largest oil ...
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How Much Big Oil Short Sellers Are Hiking Their Bets

Crude oil was trading right around $52 a barrel early on Friday. Over the past month, crude has fluctuated incredibly, following the markets lower for the most part. However, it ...
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Short Sellers Grow More Selective in Major Oil Stocks

Crude oil was trading right around $45 a barrel early on Thursday. Over the past month, crude has been down sharply, following the markets lower for the year. However, it ...
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