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28 July

Oil can't get off the canvas

Despite a weakening U.S. dollar wafting smelling salts under the nose of the crude market, prices are still unable to pick themselves up off the canvas, heading lower for a sixth consecutive day. Hark, here are five things to consider in the crude market today.

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27 July

Oil and gasoline inventory builds weigh on crude complex

As the latest weekly inventory report from the EIA shows builds to both crude and gasoline, prices have reversed course and are charging lower. Hark, here are six things to consider in energy markets today.

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26 July

Oil in a tractor beam toward $40

Crude prices are moving lower once again today, as another weekly inventory report comes into focus, with the prospect of rising product inventories. Hark, here are seven things to consider in crude markets today:

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25 July

Oil charging lower to start the week

After breaking technical support at $44, crude is charging lower to start a new week, once again weighed down by oversupply fears. As short positions build in the latest CFTC data, crude heads lower. Hark, here are six things to consider in crude markets today:

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22 July

Oil heads lower, tests technical support

Crude is heading lower into the weekend as supply glut fears persist, while further endorsement of a sell-off is provided by a stronger dollar. Hark, here are seven things to consider in crude markets today:

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21 July

Supply worries weigh on crude

After a mixed bag of economic data, crude is charging lower, with a hangover from yesterday's inventory report and on ongoing concerns of bloated inventories. Hark, here are five things to consider in the oil market today. 

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20 July

Crude rebounds after inventory report

Crude prices have reversed losses post-inventory report, despite a bearish build to gasoline stocks. As crude tries to clamber away from key technical support, hark, here are five things to consider in markets today.

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19 July

Oil subdued ahead of inventories

Crude is drifting lower, looking rather trepidative ahead of another weekly inventory report, while dollar strength is also helping to put the kibosh on a rally. Hark, here are five things to consider in crude markets today:

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18 July

Oil swoons to start week

As broader markets steady themselves after Friday's failed coup attempt in Turkey, the crude complex is starting the week focusing on strong supply, potentially faltering demand to sell off strongly. Hark, here are five things to consider in oil markets today:

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08 July

Oil pushed and prodded into the weekend

Crude is lacking conviction to finish the week - being pushed and prodded around: caught in the undertow of rising equity markets, but being held in check by a firming dollar. Hark, here are five things to consider in the oil market today.

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Matt Smith deciphers and distills what is most relevant across the energy complex into cohesive and pithy knowledge you can use. The belly laugh is a bonus.

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