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Crude Oil Moves Upward to $44 a Barrel. $

Crude Oil Moves Upward to $44 a Barrel.  $

Crude oil has moved upward and many analysts are trying to figure out why.  The Doha negotiations failed, supplies keep rising, petroleum firms are showing financial strain, and yet, the…

Oil – It’s a Blow Up.

Look, there are a lot of factors that are affecting oil prices right now according to many analysts. We still think the only comparison that matters over the long term…

US Crude Oil Breaks Above a Technical Level. $

US Crude Oil Breaks Above a Technical Level.  $

Ironically, investors are basing the survival of our oil and petroleum sector on Russia and Saudi Arabia. Truly, since Russia and Saudi Arabia reportedly have gotten their act together to…

“Making Executive Steel”

“Making Executive Steel”

  I heard a sermon this morning on the way to work describing how we all get “hardened like steel” through the fires of challenge and the pounding of adversity.…

Watch Aluminum Prices.

Just a short piece…but India is expected to increase consumption of aluminum in construction and manufacturing at the rate of 20 million tonnes (MT) in the “near future”.  Today, it…

Similar Story in Brazil.

We could have tagged this one on to the story above. But, it has a lot more to do with Brazil demand for steel – which is dropping. The Brazil…

Chinese Steel Firm Defaults on Loan, CEO Commits Suicide. 

Just a few days after the Chairman of Dongbei Special Steel Group was found dead in an apparent suicide, the company defaulted on a $131 million bond payment. There is…

Oil Prices Above $40 for first time in three months.

On Tuesday, we ran an article suggesting that the oil rout might be over. We saw continued upward pressure in the oil markets on Thursday, with West Texas Intermediate finishing…

The End of the Oil Rout? $

The old adage remains in play – what goes up must come down – and usually vice versa. The story of the last year has been the radical shift in…

Oil Prices React to Putin and Positive Economic Data. 

West Texas Intermediate pushed up 1.72% today to hit $34.33 a barrel. Brent North Sea Crude was also up .55% to $36.77 a barrel on comments that Russia, Saudi Arabia,…

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