• Oil heads for biggest weekly rise in a month as Iran sanctions loom

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    LONDON - The oil price rose on Thursday, heading for its largest weekly increase in a month, as the market prepared for potential disruption to crude flows from major exporter Iran in the face of U.S. sanctions.
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  • Oil rises further on Mideast tensions, stock markets steady

    15 days ago - By Chron

    TOKYO - The price of oil continued to rise Thursday and stocks edged up cautiously amid concerns about the U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal and the potential for more instability in the energy-rich Middle East.
    KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 added nearly 0.1 percent to 5,535. Germany's DAX rose 0.4 percent to 12,993. Britain's FTSE 100 was flat at 7,662. U.S. shares were set to drift higher with Dow futures rising 0.1 percent and S&P 500 futures up 0.2 percent.
    ENERGY: Oil rose on the news that Israel launched military strikes against Iranian targets in Syria, raising tensions...
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  • Oil set for biggest weekly rise in a month as Iran sanctions loom

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    LONDON - The oil price rose on Thursday and was set for its largest weekly increase in a month, as the market prepared for potential disruption to crude flows from major exporter Iran in the face of U.S. sanctions.
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