Why Collapsing Oil Prices Are Bad For The Economy [Seadrill Ltd, Transocean LTD, Chevron Corporation, Halliburton Company, ConocoPhillips]

Economy recessionAre much lower oil prices good news for the U.S. economy?  Only if you like collapsing capital expenditures, rising unemployment and a potential financial implosion on Wall Street.  Yes, lower gasoline prices are good news for the middle class.
NYSE:BNO December 8, 2014 11:22pm

Plummeting Oil Prices Are Indeed An Economic Weapon Against Russia

short-oil-etfThe Cold War 2.0 is going hot, and while it may someday be fought with planes, tanks, guns and bombs, the first front is being fought with oil and shale gas.

OPEC’s Days Are Coming To An End [Seadrill Ltd, Transocean LTD, Chevron Corporation, ConocoPhillips]

OPECKent Moors: Every 10 or 20 years a series of watershed events come together that change the face of the international energy picture.

Is Russia OPEC’s True Target In Oil Price Plunge?

crudeoilThe Silver Bug: Oil prices continue their slide downward, now sitting at $65.27 per barrel. OPEC has successfully in all practical senses “crashed” the oil market, bringing much uncertainty and confusion to the broad general markets.

Plummeting Oil Prices Could Destroy The Banks That Are Holding Trillions In Commodity Derivatives

oil gasCould rapidly falling oil prices trigger a nightmare scenario for the commodity derivatives market?  The big Wall Street banks did not expect plunging home prices to cause a mortgage-backed securities implosion back in 2008, and their models did not anticipate
NYSE:BNO December 4, 2014 5:09pm

What’s Next For Crude Oil Prices? [Whiting Petroleum Corp, Chevron Corporation, Continental Resources, Inc., Statoil ASA(ADR)]

oilKyle Anderson:  Last week's OPEC meeting in Vienna, Austria, was billed as the most important gathering of the cartel in years, with huge implications for crude oil prices.

Shale Liquidations Begin? Sub-$50 Oil Appears In North Dakota [Seadrill Ltd, BP plc (ADR), Chevron Corporation, Halliburton Company]

short-oil-etfTyler Durden: When ISIS dared to steal and sell oil at below market rates, they were dire pirates that needed to be destroyed (and anyone who dared to buy it was pariah). 

It’s Official, OPEC Has Declared An Oil Price War [Seadrill Ltd, Transocean LTD, Chevron Corporation, ConocoPhillips]

crudeoilKent Moors: My meetings here in Dubai are at the Burj Al Arab, the fabled "seven-star hotel" built like a huge ship's sail on its own man-made island.
NYSE:BNO December 2, 2014 4:51pm

Seadrill Ltd, BP plc (ADR), Chevron Corporation: Oil Credit Crumbles

oil gasJon Markman: While it is tempting to see the 38 percent plunge in oil prices since mid-June as benign and positive for the U.S. economic recovery, there is a nasty downside to the story.

November Was The Worst Month For Crude Since Lehman [Chevron Corporation, Total SA (ADR), SandRidge Energy Inc.]

short-oil-etfTyler Durden: November's asset performance can best be summarized in three words: oil, oil, oil. Deutsche Bank explains why:
NYSE:BNO December 1, 2014 1:59pm

What Is The Oil Price Crash Signaling? [United States Oil Fund LP (ETF), Chevron Corporation, BP plc (ADR)]

oil etfsThere has only been one other time in history when the price of oil has crashed by more than 40 dollars in less than 6 months.  The last time this happened was during the second half of 2008, and the beginning of that oil
NYSE:BNO November 30, 2014 8:56pm

What To Expect From OPEC This Week [United States Oil Fund LP (ETF), ProShares Ultra DJ-UBS Crude Oil]

crudeoilTyler Durden: OPEC faces numerous dilemmas this week as it meets to decide what, if anything, is to be done about falling oil prices. As Goldman notes, consensus expectations have shifted to only expecting a modest cut announcement on Nov 27th.
NYSE:BNO November 24, 2014 1:00pm

Do Low Oil Prices Help Airline Stocks? [Southwest Airlines Co, JetBlue Airways Corporation, Alaska Air Group, Inc.]

airlinesJay Taylor: To understand airline stocks you have to understand the variables that airlines have to deal with.
NYSE:BNO November 18, 2014 10:53am

Still Lower Oil Prices Ahead [Chevron Corporation, Halliburton Company, Baker Hughes Incorporated, BP plc (ADR)]

short-oil-etfSy Harding: Crude oil prices, at a four-year low, have plunged 30% in the past six months, and it looks like they are destined to fall further.
NYSE:BNO November 15, 2014 11:23am

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