Laila Kearney

UPDATE 11-Oil surges 3 pct on OPEC glut-cut plan, signs of U.S-China thaw

19 Jan 2019

* U.S. drillers cut most oil rigs since Feb. 2016 -Baker Hughes

UPDATE 7-Oil recoups some losses, but trade and supply worries dominate

18 Jan 2019

* GRAPHIC-US/Russia/Saudi oil output: https://tmsnrt.rs/2Rua0R8 (Updates with settlement prices, market activity, adds commentary)

Oil falls nearly 2 percent amid global economy concerns but ends week higher

12 Jan 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices fell nearly 2 percent on Friday as investors worried about a global economic slowdown, snapping a nine-day winning streak spurred by U.S.-China trade hopes, but clung to some gains from that rally to end the week higher.

Oil rises again but global economic concerns cap gains

11 Jan 2019

NEW YORK Crude prices edged higher on Thursday, supported by comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve chairman that lifted equity markets, but a more than week-long oil rally slowed as optimism surrounding U.S.-China trade talks faded.

Global Markets: Shares mixed, Wall Street drops on trade worries; oil surges

07 Dec 2018

NEW YORK Stock markets around the world were mixed, with U.S. shares retreating on Friday amid continuing concerns over U.S.-China trade ties, while pledges by key oil producers to trim output boosted oil prices.

Global markets: stocks down on China exec arrest; oil slips on OPEC decision delay

07 Dec 2018

NEW YORK Stock markets around the world sank on Thursday as the arrest of a top Chinese technology executive threatened to strain an already brittle U.S.-China trade relationship, while oil prices fell after OPEC delayed an output decision.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall on China exec arrest; oil slips on OPEC output delay

07 Dec 2018

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2018 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Updates throughout with afternoon trading, oil report)

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