Oil Steadies After Big Plunge on High Inventories, Lower Demand Forecasts
Thursday, 13 June 2019 08:29 WIB | COMMODITY |MinyakWTIBrent

Oil prices steadied on Thursday, after slumping as much as 4% in the previous session to nearly five-month lows on the back of a further buildup in U.S. crude stockpiles and worries about lower demand growth.

Brent crude futures were up 12 cents, or 0.2%, at $ 60.09 by 00:35 GMT. They fell 3.7% on Wednesday to settle at $59.97 a barrel, the international benchmark's lowest close since Jan. 28.

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures were also 12 cents, or 0.2%, higher at $51.26. They ended 4.0% lower in the previous session at $51.14 a barrel, the lowest close since Jan. 14.

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Wednesday reported domestic crude stockpiles rose unexpectedly for a second week in a row, climbing 2.2 million barrels last week after analysts had forecast a decrease of 481,000 barrels.

At 485.5 million barrels, U.S. commercial stocks were at their highest since July 2017 and about 8% above the five-year average for this time of year, it said.

Source : Reuters

RELATED NEWS

Oil Falls As Virus Resurgence Fears Weigh On Fuel Demand Recovery
Friday, 3 July 2020 11:16 WIB

Oil prices eased on Friday, reversing earlier gains, as the resurgence of the coronavirus globally and in the United States, the world™s largest oil consumer, stoked worries that a fuel demand recovery could stall. Brent crude LCOc1 futures were down 29 cents, or 0.7%, at $42.85 a barrel as of 03...

Oil Set for Weekly Gain With Economic Optimism Outweighing Virus
Friday, 3 July 2020 07:47 WIB

Oil slipped Friday but remained on track for a weekly gain as aggressive supply cuts and better-than-expected U.S. economic data overshadowed a surge in coronavirus cases in the world™s largest economy. Futures in New York fell toward $40 a barrel in Asian trading, but are still up almost 5% for ...

Oil Prices Slip On Demand Fears As U.S. Virus Cases Surge
Thursday, 2 July 2020 14:27 WIB

Oil prices dipped on Thursday after the United States recorded its biggest one-day spike in coronavirus cases and California reimposed some lockdown measures, stoking worries a resurgence in COVID-19 cases will stall a recovery in fuel demand. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude CLc1 futures f...

Oil Edges Lower With Virus Fear Offset by U.S. Stockpiles Draw
Thursday, 2 July 2020 08:10 WIB

Oil edged lower as the re-imposition of anti-virus measures in parts of the U.S. was partially offset by a bigger-than-expected draw in American crude stockpiles and plunging output from OPEC producers. Futures in New York traded near $40 a barrel dipped after rising 1.4% Wednesday as the Energy In...

Oil Rose Toward $40 on Signs U.S. Stockpiles Are Shrinking
Wednesday, 1 July 2020 11:33 WIB

Oil rose after its best quarter in almost three decades following a report pointing to the first drop in U.S. crude stockpiles since May. Futures in New York climbed toward $40 a barrel after closing down 1.1% on Tuesday. The industry-funded American Petroleum Institute said that inventories&n...

ANOTHER NEWS
Hong Kong Stocks End Week on Strong Note (Review)
Saturday, 4 July 2020 03:45 WIB Hong Kong shares ended higher Friday, extending the previous day's near-three percent gains, as global markets were boosted by a better-than-expected reading on US jobs creation. The Hang Seng Index jumped 0.99 percent, or 248.93 points, to...

DISCLAIMER

Seluruh materi atau konten yang tersaji di dalam website ini hanya bersifat informatif saja, dan tidak dimaksudkan sebagai pegangan serta keputusan dalam investasi atau jenis transaksi lainnya. Kami tidak bertanggung jawab atas segala akibat yang timbul dari penyajian konten tersebut. Semua pihak yang mengunjungi website ini harus membaca Terms of Service (Syarat dan Ketentuan Layanan) terlebih dahulu dan dihimbau untuk melakukan analisis secara independen serta memperoleh saran dari para ahli dibidangnya.