The chaotic drop of WTI May contract reminds us of the grim time ahead in the oil market. We take a quick look at how prices might recover. … More Quick Take: What Is the 2020 Oil Recovery Going to Look Like?
As the decade draws to a close, we note a quiet but staggering milestone – the world consumed more than 100 million barrels of oil per day. In addition, the shale oil & gas revolution in North America has upended the established geopolitical order…. … More 2020 Oil Markets Outlook – 10 Things to Watch
American oil and gas created its own ecosystem but it is not isolated from the world … More Four Export Challenges of American Oil
Since hitting bottom at $42 last summer, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) oil has staged an impressive comeback to trade in the $60-$76 band. Even more impressive is that it is pulling away from almost all other major commodities. How sustainable is this uptrend? … More Oil Market Goldilocks – Eight Things to Watch
Equity markets in January feels like a long time ago when new highs were posted day after day. Then things got interesting in February. … More The Kraken Goes Back to Sleep – For Now
The upcoming OPEC meeting promises to be the most interesting one since 2016. Why? … More Is The Upcoming OPEC Meeting Going to Change Anything?
Trump’s decision on May 8 to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal will have far reaching impacts. The decision has never been far from the realm of possibility but it is somewhat surprising he did not leave room for negotiating a “better deal”. … More The Second Order Effect of Iran Nuclear Deal Unraveling