Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Commodity Trading News

News about Brent crude oil US crude oil rate increase

Morning Everyone,

Happy Friday.. Today Brent Crude Oil and US Crude came-up with good news for you.

brent crude pil price is getting low

After falling price for 6 months, now Brent Crude Oil and US Crude back into the game by saying “I’m Back”

Brent crude oil and US Crude Rate rates

Today Brent crude oil rose above $60/barrel. This saved many investors and Oil traders re-covering from near a five&half year risks..

Wood Mackenzie said that

At this rate of $60/barrel(Brent Crude oil), There are only three companies were able get good and free cash flow to meet their expenses,  .

on Friday, recovering from near a 5-1/2-year low as investors squared books ahead of the year-end festive break after six months of falling prices. FYI: Both of the Brent crude oil and US crude valued half rate during June 2014, after that huge decline, its came back to the game. Few of them would predicted this using indicators.  U.S. crude value was up $1.20 sold at the rate of $55.31 –  Sources says.

Bloomberg Report about Oil CashFlow

Also Bloomberg compiled a data and gave a detailed report about the cash flow  of traded products which belongs to oil commodity. In this report, its is shown that, US Oil Fund and ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Crude Oil, received an amount of about $702.2 Million USD, November they received a cash of $559,85 Million USD. Totally, it said that funds received by them from May 2010 equates $1.54 Billion in USD.

The chief investment officer of United States Commodity Futures Funds, Mr. John Hyland said that

 “You want prices lower if you’re buying,”

$75 is the right price for oil – OilVoices

Andrew McKillop, AMK Consultant said in OilVoice,  that huge number of experts and investors love to agree that $75/ Barrel is a reasonable price and sustainable price.

fed meeting US commodity market signals

Two-day FED Meeting

After the end of two-day FED meeting, Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen and other board members made a critical statement policy to open the market opportunity to pave the way for interest rates hikes in 2015, believing that this will position United States of America in safe place of rapidly growing global economy. This was announced by Janet Yellen at news conference at 2:30p.m.

U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen

Image Credit: Reuters

Though US economy has maintained well and unemployment rates were reduced to considerable amount. But if we consider U.K. job market, expectation was not fulfilled unemployment rate was at 6.0% with no change for last 3months.  FED official also announced that they decided to tighten the monetary policies in Mid-2015 at near-zero rates.

Impact of FED meeting and Announcement in US commodity market:

USD(United States Dollar) positioned itself ahead of the FED Policy announcement.

Here are the some of the improvement happened in US commodity Market today


Increased 0.51% to 117.01.


Decreased 0.43% to 1.2457.

U.S. dollar index

Measures the greenback against a basket of six major currencies was also increased 0.42% to 88.43.


Decreased 0.13% to 1.5729.


Increased 0.44% to 0.9742.


Decreased 0.47% to 0.8180.


Increased 0.21% to 1.1651.