As the book closes Friday, January 20, 2017, on President Barack Obama’s two terms, here are the price averages during his tenure for some key commodity benchmarks, as well as the latest price.
Oilsands Mining News
The global mining industry rebounded from multi-year lows in 2016 – MINING.com's most popular posts of the year tell the story.
Predicting where oil prices would go next month or next year has always been a game of hit and miss, all the more so in the past two years since the oil price crash began.
A technical meeting that was supposed to iron out some wrinkles for a deal to cut oil production ended in acrimony over the weekend, and OPEC's effort at coordination could be at yet another impasse.
The new forecast is a response to OPEC's decision to limit production after a long period of unrestrained output.
The late-2014, Saudi-initiated oil-price war may have taken the 'boom' out of the US shale industry as it seriously threatened OPEC market share, but Saudi victory has been elusive.
This week's chart looks at costs per barrel, exports, and total oil production.
Pan Orient Energy's strong balance sheet puts it in position to begin drilling at East Jabung in Indonesia at the end of this year.
Bob Moriarty points investors toward information that accurately captures movement in energy markets.
The U.S. electric power sector burned through a record amount of natural gas in recent weeks, a sign of the shifting power generation mix and also a signal that natural gas supplies could get tighter than many analysts had previously expected.
Oil and gas companies have gutted their capex budgets, necessary moves as drillers went deep into the red following the crash in oil prices. But the sharp cutback in investment means that huge volumes of oil that would have otherwise come online in five or ten years now will remain on the sidelines.
The largest crude oil producer in Canada announced net losses of C$735 million after Alberta wildfires near Fort McMurray forced its oils sands operations to be temporarily suspended back in May.
The infographic serves as the perfect primer for all the questions about oil that you had, yet were afraid to ask.
Torchlight Energy: Schlumberger testing data shows Orogrande Project highly comparable to Midland Basin
Results were overwhelmingly positive and reflect the substantial upside opportunity in the wildcatter-stage E&P.
Technical analyst Jack Chan believes a correction in oil prices is underway, and advises investors to use caution in a vulnerable market.
Analysts say lost oilsands production from the Fort McMurray wildfire could top 30 million barrels and cost the industry upwards of $1.4-billion.
Total global oil production could decline for the next several years in a row as scarce new sources of supply come online.
The price of a barrel of oil has almost doubled from its low of $28 at the start of the year, prompting speculation that a recovery is underway.
New report says mining and metals companies set to default on debt at more than three times the historical rate going back to 1983.
Total debt of newly bankrupted energy companies is soaring each month
Veteran investor Bob Moriarty discusses one company that is poised to benefit from the volatililty in the oil markets.
Rick Rule, one of the foremost experts in the Natural Resource Space, convey the dangers and opportunities in oil, gas, and uranium.
This reduction according to the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, is the largest two-year decline since the start of tracking this data in 1947.
Oil prices may be gyrating up and down, but Mr. Rothman provided some juicy clues for investors, highlighting some key near-term trends for crude oil.
Iron ore rally looks robust, but uranium approaches ten year lows.