WTI rising yet again

West Texas Intermediate futures are fighting around a $120 a barrel mark to break above this level yet again. After three months since WTI hit $125 mark and then slowly retraced back to $90, WTI is trying to get back to these record high numbers. Some investors believe that due to the US summer driving season the price can even increase above $125.

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Newcastle coal drops sharply πŸ“‰

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EU gas prices tumble 9%

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UK natural gas jumps sky-high

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WTI Crude oil recovers losses

Worries about limited global supply helped WTI crude futures rise 2% to $80, pulling away from 9-month lows at $76 earlier this week. Hurricane Ian caused a reduction in US crude output of around 190,000 barrels per day, or 11% of the Gulf’s total.

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MakerDAO’s big transaction

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Semtech stock dips 10%

Semtech shares dropped by 10% in a single day. Semtech Stocks are trading lower after the company announced a $250 million convertible senior notes offering. The stock is down 68% so far this year.

US initial jobless claims grow

The number of Americans submitting new applications for unemployment benefits increased by 29,000, reaching 219,000. The number increased from the five-month low. This was significantly higher than the forecast at 203,000, pointing to a possible easing of labor market conditions.

Former Terra employee arrested

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Higher US jobs numbers

Private businesses in the US created 208K jobs in September 2022 compared to an upwardly revised 185K in August. This was followed after schools reopened and pandemic concerns receded. However, while job growth is stable, it remains below the recent three-month average.


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