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Oil price formation: Fundamentals versus financial markets approach. Some ideas.

In the next lines, we will study the relationship between the formation of oil prices and the increasing impact that financial markets have had on the formation of prices of commodities markets and, in particular, crude oil. Content Introduction Deregulation of financial derivatives and energy derivatives. Evolution of the financial operations of crude oil. Relationship […]

2018: Prices, market fundamentals and financial markets

The next note will evaluate the evolution of the main data of the oil market in 2018: prices, market fundamentals (supply and demand) and financial market operations. In this context, the prices of the oil market rose around 32% (equivalent to US $ 17 per barrel) so far in 2018 (until December 13) and accumulate […]

Will the price of oil continue to fall?

Technical analysis of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for 2nd December 2018 Oil prices have shown a clear downward trend from October 3 to November 30, 2018. In this period the price has fallen 33%, equivalent to about $ 25. In this context, the question is: Will the price continue to fall? And according to the […]