BlackRock: Don’t Be Surprised If Oil Cools Off In 2018

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From BlackRock: We see reasons to believe oil price gains will moderate. Richard Turnill explains.
NYSE:BNO November 21, 2017 10:23am

OPEC Rift Continues To Weigh On Oil ETFs (BNO)

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From Zacks: As if brimming U.S. supplies were not enough, oil prices got another blow from the OPEC after the cartel’s top brass Saudi Arabia and other Arab states cut their diplomatic ties with Qatar, which was accused of nursing terrorism.
NYSE:BNO June 8, 2017 6:23am

Crude Oil Guide: Brent Vs. WTI, What’s The Difference? (USO, BNO, XOM, CVX, COP)

Jared Cummans: Arguably, the most important commodity in the world today is crude oil. The product and its derivatives make their way into virtually every application of modern life from transportation to plastics. The vital commodity also dominates politics in many parts of the world and ensures
NYSE:BNO October 20, 2011 12:28pm

Oil Stress Tests Show Russian Recession Unlikely (BNO, RSX)

Scott Martin: Petroleum is the lifeblood of the Russian economy, but a recent round of stress tests indicate that oil prices will have to plunge to global crisis levels to trigger another recession there.
NYSE:BNO October 7, 2011 12:37pm

Crude Oil Has Taken A Nosedive: Time To Buy or Sell? (USO, BNO, XOM)

Jared Cummans: To call the last few months volatile would be an understatement; markets have been violently swinging back and forth, taking investors on a wild ride. While major indexes have experienced significant headwinds, other asset classes, like gold, have generally performed well.
NYSE:BNO September 27, 2011 12:27pm

Crude Oil Prices Still Have Room To Fall (JJC, BNO, USO, RSX, FDX)

Scott Martin: Crude prices have declined about 12% since their late April peak. Based on everything else we have seen, the oil market has not suffered nearly enough.
NYSE:BNO September 22, 2011 1:02pm

Middle East: The Gulf States’ Credit Markets Are Rebounding (BNO, MES, GULF)

Tony Daltorio: The credit markets in the oil-rich Persian Gulf states have successfully weathered market storms in recent weeks, and the Arab Spring of revolutionary movements.
NASDAQ:GULF September 20, 2011 6:12pm

Saudi Arabia’s Energy Problem (BNO, USO, UNG)

Tony Daltorio:  Saudi Arabia, home to more proven oil reserves than any other nation, has an energy problem. HSBC estimates that this year the kingdom will burn 1.2 million barrels of oil a day to generate electricity, double the amount burned in 2010. With the amount of crude oil burned
NYSE:BNO September 9, 2011 11:04am

The Best Companies in Brent Crude Oil (NYSE:BNO, NYSE:USO)

Brent crude is the largest global classification, or benchmark, for crude oil. It’s used to set the price for about two-thirds of the world’s internationally traded crude oil contracts. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) is the other common crude oil pricing reference. Back in 2007, WTI traded at a premium to Brent. At the time, this was perfectly reasonable. WTI crude is a light crude oil, while Brent is heavier oil, and needs more
NYSE:BNO September 6, 2011 4:53pm

Commodity ETFs Turn Mixed As Global Economic Outlook Shifts (BNO, JJC)

Tim Seymour:  An unexpectedly strong U.S. job market gave traders hope for the health of the global economy and delivered a relief boost for some commodity markets. However, some key markets continued to decline.
NYSE:BNO August 5, 2011 11:18am

July ETF Roundup: Launches, Filings, and Closures (BNO, USO, SPY, SKYY, NKY)

Jared Cummans:  July was another hectic month for equities, as the world struggled to deal with numerous debt crises that put downward pressure on global markets. In our first full month off of the quantitative easing program, rumors have already sprung up that a QE3 may be in store, as
NASDAQ:SKYY August 1, 2011 3:34pm

U.S. Inventories Prove Oil Demand Is Still Strong (USO, BNO)

Tim Seymour:  New numbers from the oil market demonstrate that at least in North America, economic activity continues at a pace strong enough to burn huge amounts of fossil fuel.
NYSE:BNO July 13, 2011 1:00pm

ETF Category Kings: Best Performers From The First Half Of 2011

The first half of 2011 is officially in the books, and many investors find their portfolios in approximately the same place as they were to start the year (though a furious rally in the final week of the quarter gave a nice boost at an opportune moment). Most major equity indexes are up
NYSE:SPY July 7, 2011 10:01pm

Morgan Stanley Rolls Out Oil-Linked S&P 500 ETN (BARL, BNO, USO, SPY, SPGH, MLPY)

Morgan Stanley has rolled out a new ETN that combines access to large cap U.S. equities with exposure to a futures-based investment in crude oil. The new S&P 500 Crude Oil Linked ETN (NYSE:BARL) will offer returns of the S&P 500 Oil Hedged Index. That benchmark provides
NYSE:BARL July 1, 2011 11:52am

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