The U.S.'s crude production hit a record high level last week by climbing to 10.25 million barrels per day (mbpd), according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA). Money managers own more 1 billion barrels of crude oil through their holdings of USA and Brent futures and options. Brent fell almost 9 percent for the week while USA crude dropped 10 percent, the steepest weekly declines since January 2016.
Brent crude fell below $62 Friday after the number of oil rigs in the USA showed a sharp increase.
- Cameco (CCJ, CCO.TO) was unable to sustain a more than 4% gain soon after Friday's opening bell, instead sliding to a small decline within the first 15 minutes of United States trading, after the uranium miner reported Q4 net income and revenue topping Wall Street estimates.
- Forum Energy ( FET ) stumbled to a more than 23% decline on Friday, falling to a session low of $10.70 a share after the oil and natural gas equipment manufacturer reported Q4 financial results trailing analyst estimates and also issued a Q1 revenue forecast lagging the $258.23 million Capital IQ consensus by at least $5.23 million.
Brent futures LCOc1 fell $2.02 a barrel, or 3.1 percent, to $62.79 a barrel, its lowest settlement since December 13. The session low for US crude was $58.07.
Oil services company Baker Hughes said total US onshore rigs rose by 26 to 791, the highest since April 2015 and the biggest one-week rise in a year. It was also the largest week-on-week oil rig increase since January 2017.
Crude volumes in the North Sea Forties pipeline continued to ramp up faster than expected following a restart, a trade source told Reuters.
OPEC and other producers, including Russian Federation, have cut production since January 2017 to force down global inventories, but these cuts have been offset by rising USA oil production.
Investors were already anxious that rising USA production will overwhelm efforts by OPEC and other producing nations to cut supply.
The EIA estimated that US crude oil production averaged 10.2 million barrels per day in January, up 100,000 barrels per day from the December level, and total USA crude oil production averaged 9.3 million barrels per day in 2017.
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The potential budget deal in the Senate could head off another round of last-minute posturing that preceded last month's shutdown. Senate leaders had celebrated the budget deal as a sign they had left behind some of their chronic dysfunction.
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That cash influx fuels industry-leading research and design, which in turn helps the chip unit build the most advanced products. Last weeks offer of $82 per share, $ 121 billion in total was declined today in a statement on the chipset companys website .
The UPI-based payment feature will further facilitate cashless transactions which the Indian government is actively promoting. There have been reports since July 2017, that WhatsApp has been considering integrating UPI based payments to its platform.
The penalty is said to be 5% of the total revenue generated by the company from its operations in India via different segments. Meanwhile, a Google spokesperson said: "We have always focused on innovating to support the evolving needs of our users".
The U.S. and its allies are not ruling out military action against North Korea, Vice President Mike Pence told NBC News . They said Pence could have opted to sit with the U.S. delegation and avoided the box that included the North Koreans.
And he characterized their capture as "certainly a big deal for America" as well as the families of the people the two men killed. The detention of Kotey and Elsheikh will end a yearslong manhunt by British intelligence and security agencies, as well as a U.S.
The bus was on its way from Sha Tin racecourse to Tai Po Centre when it flipped onto its side while attempting to turn. Another 47 people were injured and taken to hospitals, including 19 in serious condition, the Hospital Authority said.
The United Nations called Tuesday for a monthlong humanitarian ceasefire throughout Syria as fighting escalates in certain areas. The Israeli military said it did not seek escalation, calling its action a defensive response to an Iranian act of aggression .
Almost 1.4 million people visited the Indian Ocean island nation previous year and nearly a third were from China. He said Yameen's pursuit of investment from China and Saudi Arabia was an attempt to consolidate his power.
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Statistics Canada cautions against month-to-month comparisons of the Medicine Hat unemployment rate, due to the small sample size. The wage improvements in January arrived the same month that saw Ontario take the controversial step of raising its minimum wage.
Whole Foods' private-label brand, Everyday Value 365, is already available on Prime Now delivery in some markets, including NY . Amazon's new service, called Prime Now, hopes to deliver on that promise while delivering organic produce from Whole Foods.
But Prof John Appleby, chief economist at the Nuffield Trust think-tank, said the health service was "creaking at the seams". The four-hour figure for Hull and East Yorkshire NHS Trust fell from 82.4 per cent in December to 77.7 per cent in January.
One includes country director Roland Van Hauwermeiren, who allegedly used prostitutes in a villa rented for him by Oxfam. The charity denies this, and says it disclosed sexual misconduct to the charities regulator.
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Amid Renuka Chowdhury's laughter, Naidu declared "unruly behavior and loose talk " would not be allowed in the House. Chowdhury and the nation for speaking in a manner which encouraged disrespectful behaviour towards women.