17 mai 2018

Stars align for accelerating crude oil prices


May 17 (UPI) -- A bullish report on U.S. crude oil inventories and lingering sentiments on geopolitical risks left Brent crude oil prices hovering near $80 per barrel Thursday. Brent crude oil, the global benchmark, was bouncing around the $80 per barrel mark for most of the overnight session. If it closes above the psychological mark, it would be the first time crude oil prices were that high since late 2014. Oil markets are reacting to U.S. President Donald Trump 's decision to withdraw from [...]