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Latest Release
Jan 18, 2017
Actual
-5.040M
Forecast
0.300M
Previous
1.500M
The American Petroleum Institute reports inventory levels of US crude oil, gasoline and distillates stocks. The figure shows how much oil and product is available in storage.The indicator gives an overview of US petroleum demand.

If the increase in crude inventories is more than expected, it implies weaker demand and is bearish for crude prices. The same can be said if a decline in inventories is less than expected.
If the increase in crude is less than expected, it implies greater demand and is bullish for crude prices. The same can be said if a decline in inventories is more than expected.
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Source: American Petroleum Institute
U.S. API Weekly Crude Oil Stock
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Jan 18, 2017 16:35 -5.040M 0.300M 1.500M
Jan 10, 2017 16:35 1.500M 0.900M -7.430M
Jan 04, 2017 16:35 -7.430M -1.700M 4.200M
Dec 28, 2016 16:35 4.200M -2.100M -4.150M
Dec 20, 2016 16:35 -4.150M -2.500M 4.680M
Dec 13, 2016 16:35 4.680M -1.500M -2.210M

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Ivan Bukin
Ivan Bukin Oct 18, 2016 2:43PM GMT
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my forecast: .-5.600M..bullish oil
Harry Magooslum
Harry Magooslum Sep 07, 2016 8:49PM GMT
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The API data is pure fiction so why anyone cares is beyond comprehension. It's a sham from the industry association that has reason to manipulate.
Curtis McGee
Curtis McGee Jul 12, 2016 8:54PM GMT
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is this data going to update anymore?
Zhaoyang Wang
Zhaoyang Wang Jun 28, 2016 8:55PM GMT
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The API oil Stock data does not update.
Zhaoyang Wang
Zhaoyang Wang Jun 28, 2016 6:48PM GMT
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This data does not update any longer?
Joe Aubs
Joe Aubs Jun 28, 2016 4:35PM GMT
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What are the API estimates for today.
Jun 21, 2016 7:36PM GMT
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my 70% prediction API is going to be "SUPER BULLISH" with -4M to -6M ~~~Happy Trading~~~
Zel Ilano
Zel Ilano May 30, 2016 4:33AM GMT
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Creative piece - Just to add my thoughts , if your company needs a IRS 656-L , my boss found a fillable form here http://goo.gl/immMPJ
Juan Pablo Rabb
Juan Pablo Rabb May 03, 2016 8:56PM GMT
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It has no sense.... It was a bearish data... Why the oil is climbing? (disclosure: I have no position here)
Red Wolverine
Red Wolverine Apr 19, 2016 4:08PM GMT
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Question is how much of a boost will the API reports be if there is a draw...
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