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DOE Forecast 2 Sep 2009

Trying to interpret the weekly crude oil inventory stats released each Wednesday is something all oil traders and investors have to do but often the numbers quoted by the “experts” can appear very wide of the mark.  However, understanding and harnessing the sometimes volatile response...

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Oil Trading News 31 August 2009

October crude oil futures look as though they will finish the month of August just about where they started following two failed attempts at the $75 per barrel price point just as the USD Index was unable to post new lows.  With thin volumes in...

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Oil Trading & COT Data 28 Aug 2009

Moves by the CFTC to try and regulate the oil trading market and prevent the kind of speculation which has seen crude oil prices rise from $30 per barrel back towards $70+ this year took an interesting twist yesterday when it was announced that the...

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Oil Trading News 26 August 2009

Yesterday’s price action on the oil trading market which saw the WTI oil contract fall almost 3 dollars seemed to suggest the  loosening of the hitherto tight correlation between a weak US Dollar & buoyant equity markets.  However, this explanation is insufficient as equities held...

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