The price of crude oil fell 9% last week (to $48.49 a barrel), its lowest level since OPEC announced a production cut in late November 2016. In anticipation of reduced oil supply (OPEC's plan was for a pullback of 1.8 million barrels a day), crude had climbed back to a 2017 high of $54.45 a barrel before reacting to last week's report of a record US stockpile of 528 million barrels of oil. That total is up +49 million barrels since the end of 2016. Combining the rise of American crude oil inventories with 8 consecutive weeks of an increase in domestic operating oil rigs creates a perfect storm that slowed what had been a bullish oil market (source: Department of Energy). The aggregate net worth of Americans reached a…
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