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Oil Futures Halt Three-Day Decline As Equities Point Higher

Dow Jones Newswires -- Oil futures rebounded, halting a three-session decline as equities pointed higher and a North Sea oil platform remained down.

Light, sweet crude for April delivery rose 35 cents, or 0.4%, to $90.47 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Brent crude on ICE Futures Europe rose 78 cents, or 0.7%, to $110.87 a barrel.

Traders hesitated to push U.S. oil futures below the $90 threshold following a three-session decline, analysts said, and were encouraged by a strong start to U.S. equities trading.

"From a technical viewpoint maybe the correction is over," said Phil Flynn, analyst at Price Futures Group in Chicago.


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rocky23hy
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Message Posted: Mar 7, 2013 6:08:49 AM

"paper barrels" of oil... Banks control the paper.

Attorney General Eric Holder said that the size of Wall St. banks has an "inhibiting impact" on prosecutions:

Also, I wonder how many times KY jelly has been mentioned in this blog...

[Edited by: rocky23hy at 3/7/2013 12:10:42 PM EST]
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52MPG
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Follow the bouncing ball...
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gravityhurts
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Message Posted: Mar 7, 2013 1:15:18 AM

I concur with yardslave, a familiar smell.
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yardslave
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 11:57:20 PM

I smell a speculator...
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DrCashFlow
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 9:49:52 PM

noise
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:22:38 PM

More manipulation.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:19:43 PM

The roller coaster is starting to roll once again.
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rahcat
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:18:01 PM

We will be paying more in the near future.
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boatfloyd
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:14:07 PM

Gold went up a little to.
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obimerrill
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:11:55 PM

Speculation again!
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:11:01 PM

 
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:08:36 PM

Lower.....
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Glock26
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:07:18 PM

It needs to drop hard and fast!!!
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:06:40 PM

crooks
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jetskijerry
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Any excuse for an increase.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:06:25 PM

It probably will mean higher prices.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:06:04 PM

Right.
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bvrbill
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:05:32 PM

Let's hope this doesn't raise prices at the pump.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:04:52 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:01:43 PM

:'(
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 6:00:23 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:59:26 PM

Ok
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clermont40miles
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:57:02 PM

Prices are stable at a very high price.

Needs to fall at least $10 a barrel.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:56:46 PM

Looks speculators are back at it again under the order of obammmmaaaa.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:54:18 PM

is a reason to hike prices
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:53:25 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:52:21 PM

No chnge in demand though
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:50:35 PM

Aye Carrumba!
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:48:25 PM

ok
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:47:00 PM

dhan
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If you say so
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:43:59 PM

Yeah, ok.
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gasmack
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:43:50 PM

And here come the usual price gyrations-ever upward.
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Ready Eddie
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:43:32 PM

pure speculation
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:41:38 PM

Wishful thinking.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:41:15 PM

OK
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:39:00 PM

Just another excuse to raise prices
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:37:19 PM

Bumadaba, bumadaba, bumadaba...
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txkrb
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:37:15 PM

No oil was down 39 cents today
Hell this is the third time in the last few weeks an article is written before the markets close and they get the days activity wrong
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troutbum7
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:34:48 PM

Price Futures Group in Chicago! Well that says it all we are in trouble look what else came from there (or Kenya).
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hank1326
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:32:25 PM

Meanwhile we are getting raked at the pumps.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:28:25 PM

Ok
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:24:10 PM

future is bright?
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snagged
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:20:54 PM

Three days down. Sounds like a rock group.
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DEG
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:17:59 PM

Speculators doing what they do.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:17:52 PM

Up, up and away
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pgerassi
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:16:28 PM

Wishful thinking.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:15:25 PM

Oh my.
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:13:38 PM

Wow three whole days?
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wayoung56
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:11:07 PM

Hmmm...
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papakoca
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2013 5:10:34 PM

I wonder what the disconnect is between oil prices and gas prices?

Speculators and greed. What a combination.
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