The United States’ Antitrust Laws Can’t Match Saudi Aramco
Congress should pass NOPEC to give America a fighting chance against oil cartels.
Are Putin and Mohammed bin Salman Getting Ready for Another High-Five?
This week’s OPEC meeting could cement closer cooperation between Russia and Saudi Arabia.
Why American Oil Hasn’t Been a Total Game-Changer
The U.S. is now the world’s top producer, but Saudi Arabia still holds the key to crude prices.
Trump Takes Aim at Iran, China, and the Global System in Big U.N. Speech
And draws a rare laugh from world leaders while boasting of his accomplishments.
Proposed Law Would Allow U.S. to Sue OPEC for Manipulating Oil Market
Trump appears to favor the idea, but oil producers are already pumping flat out.
This Isn’t Your Father’s OPEC Anymore
Global oil markets are controlled by Russia and Saudi Arabia — despite America’s shale boom.
OPEC Agrees to Boost Oil Output
The oil cartel vowed to add 1 million barrels a day to markets. It won’t add quite that much.
OPEC Close to Agreement to Open the Oil Taps
With or without Iranian cooperation, extra barrels of crude could help meet rising demand. But there’s still reason to fear a price spike later this year.
Trump’s Iran Policy Is Blowing Up His Energy Agenda
The U.S. president wanted to be energy independent, but he’s forcing his country to get more deeply involved in the global oil market.
Desperate Saudis, Russians Agree to Extend Oil Production Cuts
OPEC just can’t figure out how to kill the U.S. shale boom.
Take A Wild Ride on The Oil Price Roller Coaster
No wonder OPEC has been feeling so nauseous lately.
Amid Oil Glut, OPEC Finally Agrees to Curb Crude Production
Oil prices surged after OPEC announced a new production cut. But will it be enough to help the group escape the bottom of the barrel?
OPEC Is in its Death Throes
The latest bluster by Saudi Arabia won't scare America’s oil producers – or solve its own existential crisis.
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.
Saudi Arabia’s Destructive Oil Freeze
Riyadh has positioned global oil markets for a never-ending series of boom-and-bust cycles.
Saudi Oil Minister: Production Cut ‘is Not Going to Happen’
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.