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Traders thought Apple had ‘the holy grail’ of oil data, but the quest continues

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NEW YORK  – Every day, energy merchants collect and scrutinize whatever information they can find on fuel demand to get a trading edge: from satellite data tracking oil tankers worldwide to thermal images from cameras on pipelines and storage …

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Goldman traders gain $1 billion in commodities revenue after oil slump

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Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) commodities unit generated more than $1 billion in revenue this year through May as traders positioned their bets for the collapse in oil prices, a source familiar with the group’s finances said …

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Traders Beware: U.S. taps new tools to find fraud in volatile commodities market

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WASHINGTON – When the U.S. Department of Justice charged a handful of JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) traders in 2018 and 2019 with alleged commodities futures manipulation, it wasn’t the first time the government had probed …

Lotus Midstream Mulls Reversing West Texas to Cushing Pipeline – Sources

Lotus Midstream Mulls Reversing West Texas to Cushing Pipeline – Sources

From Reuters


Pipeline operator Lotus Midstream LLC may reverse flows on a line now sending crude from West Texas to Cushing, Oklahoma, the main hub for pricing U.S. crude futures, three people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday, an …

August 20, 2019 - 6:01 am Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News, Midstream
New U.S. Pipelines Poised to Start Price War for Shale Shippers

New U.S. Pipelines Poised to Start Price War for Shale Shippers

From Reuters


The operators of two new pipelines in West Texas shale fields are offering discounted prices to attract shippers accustomed to high fees to move oil to export hubs, according to the pipeline companies and federal filings.

These bargain …

Oil Rises More Than 2% on Firm Yuan, Expectations of More OPEC Cuts

Oil Rises More Than 2% on Firm Yuan, Expectations of More OPEC Cuts

From Reuters


Oil jumped more than 2% on Thursday on expectations that falling prices could lead to production cuts, coupled with a steadying of the yuan currency after a week of turmoil spurred by an escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions.…

Enbridge to Keep Kentucky Gas Pipe Shut for at Least a Week After Blast

Enbridge to Keep Kentucky Gas Pipe Shut for at Least a Week After Blast

From Reuters


Canadian energy company Enbridge Inc said the section of its Texas Eastern pipeline in Kentucky that exploded on Thursday, killing one person, will remain shut through at least Aug. 12.

Enbridge said in a notice to customers Monday …

Oil’s Post-Crash Bounce Fades as Buy-the-Dip Proves a Bust: Kemp

Oil’s Post-Crash Bounce Fades as Buy-the-Dip Proves a Bust: Kemp

From Reuters


Oil prices have continued to drift lower after plunging last week, highlighting the risk for traders trying to exploit mean-reversion strategies by buying futures contracts after a sharp fall in prices.

Front-month Brent futures prices tumbled by more …

Oil Prices Could Crash by $30 if China Buys Iranian Crude: BofA

Oil Prices Could Crash by $30 if China Buys Iranian Crude: BofA

From CNBC


Crude oil prices could sink by as much as $30 a barrel if China decides to buy Iranian crude oil in retaliation to the latest U.S. tariff measures, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

“While we retain …