oil prices

Government, Business, Fuel

Economy Keeps Growing, Even With Rising Oil Prices

Gas delivery to convenience store Travis Hall (right) and Brandon Deese pump fuel from two tanker trucks at a convenience store in Wilmington, N.C., on Sept. 17. (Chuck Burton/AP)

DALLAS — America’s rediscovered prowess in oil production is shaking up old notions about the impact of higher crude prices on the U.S. economy.

David Koenig | Associated Press
September 21, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Oil Climbs Above $71 as Threat of Gordon Mounts in Gulf

Lifeguard tower at Dania Beach, Fla. Lifeguard tower at Dania Beach, Fla., as Tropical Storm Gordon passes by. (David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP)

Oil gained above $71 a barrel in New York as Tropical Storm Gordon forced evacuations at fields along the U.S. Gulf Coast and threatened supply.

Ellen Milligan and Tsuyoshi Inajima | Bloomberg News
September 4, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel, TCA, Top 100

Oil Companies Fret as Congress Debates Russia Sanctions

Gazprom oil producing facility in the Yamal region, Russia. A Gazprom oil producing facility in the Yamal region, Russia. (Petr Shelomovskiy/AP)

WASHINGTON — Oil and gas executives have watched wearily in recent years as the relationship between the United States and Russia deteriorated, steadily closing off their ability to drill the vast shale plays underlying Siberia and the deep-water oil fields off Russia’s Arctic coast.

James Osborne | Houston Chronicle
August 3, 2018
Government, Business, Fuel

Big Oil Is Raking in Cash, So Investors Are Asking: Now What?

Oil Workers Brittany Sowacke/Bloomberg News

The dark storm clouds that have been hanging over the oil industry during the crude-price slump have suddenly started raining cash.

Kelly Gilblom and Kevin Crowley | Bloomberg News
July 24, 2018
Business, Fuel

Oil Posts Weekly Decline as US Drillers Resume Expansion

oil prices Jim Gehrz/Minneapolis Star Tribune/MCT

Oil prices declined for the week of July 3, as expanded U.S. drilling activity and added production offset a larger-than-expected drop in stockpiles.

Meenal Vamburkar | Bloomberg News
July 7, 2017
Business, Fuel

Quick Take: Oil Prices May Have Further to Fall

Oil bulls got another piece of bad news March 16 from an unlikely source: the Federal Reserve.

Bloomberg News
March 17, 2015