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Ellen R. Wald, Ph.D.

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Maybe Chinese oil demand projections are more complicated than most media are telling us. China was a key source of demand throughout the oil price downturn. The country’s reported economic data...
Despite decisions by Russia and Saudi Arabia to quickly ramp up production, oil markets continue to be overwhelmed by news of worker strikes and production outages. That, of course, is bullish for the...
U.S. equity markets are closed for today's 4th of July holiday, and trade, including in the oil markets, may be slow on lower volume for the remainder of the week. Nevertheless, oil prices have been...
Oil prices are surging. But the reasons have less to do with OPEC's oil production increase, announced last Friday, and more to do with not as prominent catalysts. Though oil prices moved decisively...
OPEC, the cartel of petroleum exporting nations, will be meeting this week in Vienna. As recently as 2016 and 2017, the cartel was declared “dead” by some experts, but today it seems...
Skepticism was probably the most common response to President Trump’s decision last month to reinstate U.S. sanctions on the Iranian oil industry. While Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that...
After oil prices took a nosedive last week on news that OPEC and Russia were moving towards increasing production by as much as 1 million barrels per day, the big oil producers now appear to be...
Oil prices fell last week and have continued to fall this week after Saudi Arabia and Russia announced that OPEC and its non-OPEC partners (together termed OPEC+ hereon out) would consider increasing...
Around this past new year, oil prices were climbing higher and many analysts predicted that a rush of new production from U.S. shale oil fields would, over time, put a damper on prices Nearly six...
With the price of Brent pushing toward $80 per barrel, market watchers are beginning to wonder if there is anything that can stop rising oil prices this spring. This is a far cry from last spring and...