U.S. to OPEC: Don’t Drill, Baby, Don’t Drill

OPEC collusion used to be bad news for America. Now, the oil patch is cheering signs the cartel might rein in production.


The Era of Cheap Oil Is Coming to an End

Prices have been low for more than two years. With demand rising and supply falling, that’s all beginning to change.


To Punish Iran, Saudis Scuttle Oil-Freeze Plan

Crude prices fell after big oil producers failed to rein in output — fruit of Saudi Arabia’s strategic rivalry with Iran.


The No-Good, Very Bad Days for U.S. Oil Producers Are Here to Stay

Cheap oil will last a while longer, as Saudi Arabia makes clear it’s not going to take it on the chin to save beleaguered U.S. producers.


Don’t Blame China for Plunging Oil Prices

Like other markets buffeted by Chinese economic headwinds, the oil market is in free-fall. But China’s slowdown isn’t really doing much to dampen its thirst for oil.


Oil Prices Have Hit a 10-Year Low. They’re Not Going to Stay There.

With demand still growing and output finally shrinking, today’s cheap oil could nearly triple in price in coming years.

The Cable

OPEC’s Failure to Reduce Oil Output to Keep U.S. Gas Prices Low

OPEC's failure to agree on output will keep U.S. gas prices low.


Top Economist: OPEC Is Preparing for ‘Long-Term Type of War’

The research chief of Abu Dhabi’s $750 billion investment fund believes the oil cartel will keep pumping, even though prices are low and there’s already too much of the stuff.

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