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Weaker Dollar, Geopolitics, and Oil Sees Nearly $60 a Barrel. $

We talked a little bit about this last week, but as the US dollar weakens, energy prices will instantly respond by increasing.   As we can see in the six month…

Brent Crude Surges on Iran Naval Vessel Boarding Rumor. $

Brent North Sea Crude has shot up (slightly) to $64.52 a barrel on a report out today that Iran boarded a foreign flagged vessel.  The vessel was the Maersk Tigris,…

Saudi Arabia Wields the Crude Oil Sword. $

Saudi Arabia Wields the Crude Oil Sword.    $

When your enemies get the majority of their GDP from oil and you sit on top of a mound of cash and have a ton of the commodity yourself, it…

Crude Oil Inching Up. $

Crude oil prices are inching up once again largely because of two factors. First, there is some evidence now that the impact of low oil prices is having a material…

Gasoline Price Update

We just wanted to show you that gasoline prices are still $1.18 per gallon lower than they were a year ago. Despite some more aggressive exporting by US refineries, we…

Be Aware, But Hold Tight on Worry about Oil. $

There are so many factors working on oil prices that it is difficult to even begin to forecast where this market is headed – and where your fuel costs are…

Quick Jet Fuel Update.

This is a bit random, but we have covered diesel and gasoline a lot lately but haven’t hit jet fuel in a while. The chart at right shows the relative…

Headed Back to the 70’s.

There is some evidence that we could be entering a period of time that we saw not too many years ago in which we threw a $20 per barrel premium…

Watch Iran Negotiations and Oil. $

You may be wondering why Brent North Sea Crude is at an $11 per barrel premium to WTI. One of the reasons is that the US can’t export crude oil…

OPEC Warns that it Can’t Stop Production. $

Kuwait’s foreign minister said on Thursday that OPEC can’t control output. In a push for each member to secure their market share, each is saying that they want to control…

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