Archives for March 2017

The U.S. Economy, Payrolls & FOMC

In today's post Gary Tanashian looks at ten charts and indicators to give us a unique look at the trends of the overall economic situation, the state of the "economic recovery" and the employment situation. He looks at where the jobs are, how the … [Read more...]

Is a Second OPEC Cut In The Cards?

In November 2016 with great fanfare, OPEC announced a production cut in an effort to drive up prices in light of the massive global supply glut, partially the result of U.S. shale oil flooding the market. This supply glut had put every Oil producing … [Read more...]

Are Oil Production Costs Rising or Falling?

Oil Majors' Costs Have Risen 66% Since 2011 The oil majors reported poor earnings for the fourth quarter of last year, but many oil executives struck an optimistic tone about the road ahead. Oil prices have stabilized and the cost cutting measures … [Read more...]