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Oil holds near 2019 highs ahead of official U.S. weekly data

19 Mar 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices held close to four-month highs on Tuesday on expectations that OPEC would continue production cuts through the end of the year and ahead of official weekly U.S. crude inventory data.

Oil closes in on four-month highs on OPEC cuts, U.S. stock draw

18 Mar 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices rose to near four-month highs on Monday, supported by the prospect of extended OPEC-led oil supply curbs and signs of inventory declines in U.S. crude stockpiles.

Oil wavers as OPEC pushes supply cut need, demand fears weigh

14 Mar 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices were mixed on Thursday after hitting 2019 highs as OPEC stressed the need to extend its production cut program past June while lowering its forecast for crude demand.

Oil up after U.S. crude stock draw, supply growth seen easing

13 Mar 2019

NEW YORK Oil futures rallied about 2 percent on Wednesday as U.S. crude inventories unexpectedly fell and an official forecast of crude oil supply growth from the world's top producer was revised lower.

Oil prices end mixed after U.S. crude stocks build sharply

06 Mar 2019

NEW YORK Crude oil futures were mixed on Wednesday after U.S. government data showed an unexpectedly sharp build in crude inventories, though a third straight drop in gasoline stocks supported prices.

UPDATE 11-Oil little changed as market awaits U.S.-China trade deal

05 Mar 2019

* U.S. crude oil stocks rise 7.3 mln bbls, exceeding expectations

Oil rises 1 percent on U.S.-China trade optimism, OPEC+ supply cuts

04 Mar 2019

Oil prices rose about 1 percent on Monday as the United States and China appeared closer to ending a trade war that has slowed global economic growth while OPEC ally Russia said it would ramp up its crude supply cuts.

Oil rises two percent as U.S. crude stocks plunge, OPEC brushes off Trump

27 Feb 2019

NEW YORK Oil futures gained about 2 percent on Wednesday after U.S. crude inventories unexpectedly plummeted and as Saudi Arabia brushed aside comments from U.S. President Donald Trump seeking to keep oil prices from climbing.

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