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Oil prices start trading on the week of declines after reaching the highest levels since 2014

2018-04-16 08:28 am | Resource: NEWS | No Views : 205

Oil prices start trading on the week of retreats after reaching the highest levels since 2014, and due to decline because of the high number of US drilling platforms working last week, as well as calm about the US military strikes on Syrian territory.

US crude was down 0.76% to reach $ 66.76 a barrel. US crude opened today at $ 67.33, recording a high of $ 67.68 and a low of $ 66.62.

Brent crude was the most active at $ 72.00, recording a high of $ 72.22 and a low of $ 71.30. Brent crude was down 1.11%. Currently trading at $ 71.45.

World oil prices gained strong gains last week by more than 8 percent amid geopolitical tensions in the Middle East and concerns about disruption of supplies from the oil-rich Gulf region.

The US Energy Information Administration also revealed last week the US crude oil inventories report, which showed a surplus of 3.3 million barrels last week on April 6 compared to a deficit of 4.6 million barrels in the previous weekly reading.

 This is in contrast to expectations that the deficit shrank to 0.6 million barrels, with inventories rising to 428.6 million barrels while stocks remain below the average range for this time of year.

US energy companies added seven oil drilling rigs during the week to April 13, bringing the total to 815 diggers, the highest since March 2015, Baker Hughes Energy Services said on Friday.

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Time frame Used - four hours The USDJPY is moving in a bullish direction in the near term. The USDJPY faced resistance and selling pressure nearly of the resistance level of 113.58 to retract to the support level 113.20 Then start to bounce back again. In view of the technical indicators Both the RSI and the Stochastic are indicating signs of recovery. Therefore, we expect that the USDJPY will test…

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