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11 November

Iran oil production increasing...or is it?

Happy Friday! What a tumultuous week it has been (the first day seemed like a week, and the second day seemed like five days). The trifecta of monthly reports from EIA, IEA and OPEC this week have colluded to send crude prices bumbling, stumbling and tumbling lower. Hark, here are five things to consider in oil markets today:   

 

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10 October

Oil producer jawboning at work again

Good day! With Nonfarm Friday now behind us, we can look forward to a week of oil-specific monthly releases from IEA (tomorrow), OPEC (Wednesday) and EIA (Thursday).

As the spotlight swings onto another meeting of global producers - this time in Istanbul this week - rhetoric out of Saudi and Russia is once again encouraging an oil rally. Hark, here are five things to consider in oil markets...

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01 August

File Under: Floating storage concerns

This morning's appearance on CNBC Squawk Box gave me the opportunity to share some of our proprietary insights into global floating storage, and what we're seeing in terms of cargo flows. Hark, click on the below mugshot to launch to the clip:

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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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