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The close: TSX closes flat despite gains in energy, materials stocks as commodity prices rise

The Globe and Mail - 11/14/2018 9:17:00 PM
Canada’s main stock index closed flat Wednesday despite rising energy shares and materials stocks after commodity prices for oil and gold rose. Earlier, energy stocks fluctuated despite a rise in oil prices as OPEC and its allied producers discussed ...

Oil market roiled by too much gasoline, not enough diesel: Kemp

Reuters - 11/16/2018 1:14:00 PM
Like any commodity market, even small imbalances between the production and consumption of individual fuels can have an outsized impact on prices. But gasoline and distillate are co-products from the same refining process, so refiners have no option but to ...

Oil Prices Are Confirming Global Reflation Is Over

Seeking Alpha - 11/16/2018 9:56:00 AM
Besides the stock market, economically sensitive commodities also have a tendency ... This is shown in the chart below, which shows oil prices relative to economic growth, inflation, and interest ...

Bond market looks past oil slump because U.S. growth is so strong, say strategists

MarketWatch - 11/14/2018 6:23:00 PM
Even as oil’s slump has rippled through equities and commodity markets, bond investors aren’t worried that it could metastasize to the fixed-income sector. Analysts have interpreted the bear market in oil prices, defined as a drop of at least 20% from ...

What In The World Is Happening With Oil Prices?!?

Nasdaq - 11/16/2018 5:00:00 AM
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Gold Prices Rise amid Trade, Brexit Risk

Investing.com - 11/16/2018 8:56:00 AM
Investing.com - Gold prices were higher on Friday as investors moved to risk-averse assets amid Brexit turmoil and trade war concerns. Comex gold futures for December delivery increased 0.14% to $1,216.70 a troy ounce as of 4:55 AM ET (9:55 GMT).

Oil Prices: It Took Bears Just 12 Days to Maul 12 Months of Bull Market Gains

The Motley Fool - 11/14/2018 3:19:00 PM
That bull market, however, has met a violent end: Crude oil prices have tumbled in each of the last 12 trading days, which is a record losing streak for the commodity. Overall, crude has plummeted more than 20%, which officially puts it in bear market ...

U.S. oil prices edge higher, look to break 12-session streak of declines

MarketWatch - 11/14/2018 2:58:00 PM
“I think what we need to accept moving forward is that traders are waking up to the significant threat that slowing global growth in 2019 will weaken demand for commodities like oil.” At the same time, more signs of strong supply data may drive price ...

Crude oil prices try to stabilize after recent string of declines

Upi.com - 11/15/2018 3:23:00 PM
"Oil prices are trying to stabilize once more, after halting the bloodletting of 12 consecutive down days yesterday," Matt Smith, director of commodity research at ClipperData, told UPI. "Although broader market sentiment is downbeat amid mixed economic ...

Oil Prices Pare Sharp Weekly Decline Ahead of Data on U.S. Drilling Activity

Investing.com - 11/16/2018 8:14:00 AM
Investing.com - Oil prices moved higher on Friday, recovering for a third straight session and paring a sharp weekly decline, as bullish hopes center on hopes for an OPEC-led production cut and investors awaited the latest reading on weekly oil rig ...