• MarketWatch2 minutes ago

    Gold prices rally toward $1,300 to finish at a more than 1-month high

    Gold prices rallied Friday to settle at their highest level in more than a month, up nearly 1.8% for the week. Prices for the precious metal got a boost as the U.S. dollar fell on concerns surrounding ...

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    OPEC oil ministers will face this dilemma when they meet to extend production cuts

    The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its oil-producing allies are widely expected to extend their production-cut agreement when they meet later this month, but deciding on when to ...

  • MarketWatch45 minutes ago

    Baker Hughes reports no change to weekly U.S. oil-rig count

    Baker Hughes on Friday reported that the number of active U.S. rigs drilling for oil was unchanged at 738 this week. The figure had climbed by 9 rigs last week. The total active U.S. rig count, which includes ...

  • South Dakota pipeline spill hits TransCanada shares, Canada crude price
    Reuters47 minutes ago

    South Dakota pipeline spill hits TransCanada shares, Canada crude price

    CALGARY, Alberta/LINCOLN, Nebraska (Reuters) - Canadian heavy crude prices and TransCanada Corp shares slid on Friday, the day after the Keystone pipeline spilled 5,000 barrels of oil in South Dakota as officials in Nebraska mulled whether to approve another pipeline proposed by the company. It was

  • UN climate talks wind down, deflated but not derailed by Washington
    AFP News1 hour ago

    UN climate talks wind down, deflated but not derailed by Washington

    UN negotiations to activate the Paris Agreement, designed to avert a climate catastrophe, were wrapping up Friday deflated, but not derailed, by Washington's rejection of the process and its defence of fossil fuels. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from the hard-fought

  • South Dakota pipeline spill hits TransCanada shares, Canada crude price
    Reuters1 hour ago

    South Dakota pipeline spill hits TransCanada shares, Canada crude price

    By Nia Williams and Kevin O'Hanlon CALGARY, Alberta/LINCOLN, Nebraska (Reuters) - Canadian heavy crude prices and TransCanada Corp shares slid on Friday, the day after the Keystone pipeline spilled 5,000 barrels of oil in South Dakota as officials in Nebraska mulled whether to approve another pipeline

  • South Dakota pipeline spill hits TransCanada shares, Canada crude price
    Reuters1 hour ago

    South Dakota pipeline spill hits TransCanada shares, Canada crude price

    By Nia Williams and Kevin O'Hanlon CALGARY, Alberta/LINCOLN, Nebraska (Reuters) - Canadian heavy crude prices and TransCanada Corp shares slid on Friday, the day after the Keystone pipeline spilled 5,000 barrels of oil in South Dakota as officials in Nebraska mulled whether to approve another pipeline

  • Shell's Muller quits as world's biggest crude oil trader
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Shell's Muller quits as world's biggest crude oil trader

    The world's most powerful crude oil trader, Royal Dutch Shell's head of oil trading Mike Muller, has stepped down after 29 years with the company, an internal announcement reviewed by Reuters on Friday showed. Muller, whose desk trades more oil than any rival, has relinquished his role with

  • Oil rises 2 percent, but still set for first weekly fall in six
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Oil rises 2 percent, but still set for first weekly fall in six

    Oil prices rose about 2 percent on Friday, capping five sessions of losses, on expectations of an OPEC deal to extend curbs on production and the shutting of a major U.S. crude pipeline. Prices were still on track for their first weekly loss in six as rising U.S. output data was compounded by doubts