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Stephanie Kelly

Oil gains with Wall Street, but rising U.S. fuel stocks weigh

Jan 16 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday, buoyed by a U.S. equity market rally and a supply cut agreement by OPEC+, but gains were limited by data showing growing U.S. refined product inventories and record crude production.

UPDATE 9-Oil falls 2 pct on concerns about weakening global economy

Jan 14 2019

* Saudi energy minister not concerned about economy slowing (Updates with settlement prices, market activity, adds commentary)

UPDATE 11-Oil jumps on U.S.-China trade talk hopes, OPEC cuts

Jan 09 2019

* U.S. oil stockpiles fall less than expected -EIA (Updates with settlement prices, market activity, adds commentary)

Oil rises; lifted by OPEC cuts, steadying stock market

Jan 07 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices edged higher on Monday, rebounding further from 1-1/2-year lows reached in December, on support from OPEC production cuts and steadying equities markets.

Oil rises on China-U.S. talks, gains capped by U.S. fuel build

Jan 04 2019

NEW YORK Oil rose nearly 2 percent on Friday after proposed trade talks between the United States and China eased some fears about a global economic slowdown, but gains were capped after the United States reported a sharp build in refined product inventories.

Oil rises in choppy trade as OPEC supply cuts vie with demand worry

Jan 03 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices rose more than 1 percent on Thursday in volatile trade, drawing support from signs that Saudi Arabia is cutting crude output but pressured by concerns that slowing global economic growth could dent demand. | Video

Oil volatile, ends up 2 percent but demand concerns still weigh

Jan 02 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices rose about 2 percent in choppy trading on Wednesday, supported by a slight recovery on Wall Street, even as concerns remained about weakening global economic growth which could hurt demand for oil.

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