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Jessica Resnick-Ault

UPDATE 10-Oil steadies, settling up slightly after volatile session

Oct 12 2018

* U.S. oil rig count rises for first time in month -Baker Hughes (Adds settlement prices, CFTC data, Gulf of Mexico output)

U.S. tightens controls on China imports of nuclear components

Oct 11 2018

The United States is tightening controls on China's imports of civil nuclear technology to prevent use for military or other unauthorized purposes, the U.S. Department of Energy said on Thursday amid increased trade tensions.

U.S. tightens controls on China imports of nuclear components

Oct 11 2018

Oct 11 The United States is tightening controls on China's imports of civil nuclear technology to prevent use for military or other unauthorized purposes, the U.S. Department of Energy said on Thursday.

U.S. oil output to grow faster than expected to record in 2018: EIA

Oct 10 2018

NEW YORK U.S. crude oil output in 2018 is expected to grow more quickly than previously forecast to a record high, according to a monthly U.S. government forecast on Wednesday.

Brent hits new four-year high on Iran supply worries

Oct 03 2018

NEW YORK Brent crude rose nearly 2 percent after hitting a four-year high on Wednesday as the market focused on upcoming U.S. sanctions on Iran while shrugging off the year's largest weekly build in U.S. crude stockpiles and reports of higher Saudi Arabian and Russian production.

Exclusive: Exxon explores sale of U.S. Gulf of Mexico assets - sources

Oct 02 2018

Exxon Mobil Corp is exploring the sale of many of its U.S. Gulf of Mexico assets, as higher prices prompt the world's largest publicly traded oil company to review its portfolio, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

Oil eases below four-year highs; U.S. inventory rise expected

Oct 02 2018

NEW YORK Oil prices eased slightly on Tuesday after rallying for three straight sessions, but remained close to four-year highs on worries that global supplies will drop due to Washington's sanctions on Iran.

Oil rises to 2014 highs on Iran Sanctions, NAFTA deal

Oct 01 2018

NEW YORK Oil futures jumped more than $2 a barrel Monday, rising to levels not seen since November 2014, as U.S. sanctions on Iran loom and a North American trade deal fosters growth.

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