135 days ago • Posted by William Ramstein

Oil surpasses $55 dollar mark and rises

Futures in New York edged above $55 a barrel after jumping almost 5% over the previous two sessions in tandem with a broader rally in financial markets. The American Petroleum Institute reported crude inventories fell by 4.3 million barrels last week, people familiar with the data said. Chinese stockpiles have dropped to the lowest in almost a year, according to data provider Kayrros. Source: Bloomberg