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Stephanie Kelly

Fuel providers warn about heating supplies on cold weather outlook

Nov 08 2018

NEW YORK Headed into the winter, temperatures have been colder than usual in the United States, and the cost of heating has been higher - a trend likely to be extended in the next couple of months.

Oil prices drop over 1 percent on Iran sanctions waivers

Nov 06 2018

NEW YORK Oil prices fell on Tuesday, with U.S. crude futures hitting an eight-month low, a day after Washington granted sanction waivers to top buyers of Iranian oil and as Iran said it has so far been able to sell as much oil as it needs to.

Oil mixed as U.S. imposes sanctions on Iran, Tehran defiant

Nov 05 2018

NEW YORK Oil prices were mixed on Monday after a steep five-day fall, as the United States formally imposed punitive sanctions on Iran but granted eight countries temporary waivers allowing them to keep buying oil from the Islamic Republic.

Oil prices fall on signs of rising global supply

Oct 31 2018

NEW YORK Oil prices fell on Wednesday and posted the worst monthly performance since mid-2016 on evidence of rising global crude supply, but losses were limited by signs of strong U.S. demand for fuel.

Oil prices down more than 1 percent on rising supply, trade war

Oct 30 2018

NEW YORK Oil prices dropped more than 1 percent on Tuesday on signs of rising supply and concern that global economic growth and demand for fuel will fall victim to the U.S.-China trade war.

Oil dips as Russia signals output will stay high

Oct 29 2018

NEW YORK Oil prices edged lower on Monday, with futures on track for the worst monthly performance since mid-2016, after Russia signaled that output will remain high and as concern over the global economy fueled worries about demand for crude.

Oil rises ahead of Iran sanctions but falls for a third week

Oct 26 2018

NEW YORK Oil prices rose on Friday, supported by expectations that sanctions on Iran would tighten global supplies, but futures posted a weekly drop as a slump in stock markets and concerns about trade wars clouded the fuel demand outlook.

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