Monthly Archives: June 2018

graphs and tables for June 30th

rig count summary: refinery throughput: distillate supplies: crude exports: YTD crude inventory change:

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US oil refining and distillates output at seasonal highs; largest drilling pullback in 33 weeks; smallest DUC increase in 20 months, et al

oil prices moved much higher this past week, lifted by a Friday rally that saw prices rise over 6% at one point, after OPEC announced an agreement to modestly increase their oil output in the 2nd half of this year, … Continue reading

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May’s reports on new home construction and existing home sales

the only widely watched reports released over the past week were the May report on New Residential Construction from the Census Bureau and the May report on existing home sales from the National Association of Realtors (NAR)….in addition, this week … Continue reading

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tables and graphs for June 23rd

rig count summary: oil prices:

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US gasoline demand hits an all time high; distillates supplies at a 10 year seasonal low; global oil supplies down in May

oil prices ended lower for the 4th week in a row as Trump ramped up his trade wars against both our allies and against China, and as it became increasingly evident that OPEC would agree to increase oil production when … Continue reading

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May’s consumer and producer prices, retail sales, industrial production; April’s business inventories

major reports released during the past week included the May Consumer Price Index, the May Producer Price Index, and the May Import-Export Price Index, all released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics; the reports on Retail Sales for May and … Continue reading

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tables and graphs for June 16th

retail sales: rig count summary: gasoline consumption: distillates supply: May OPEC output: global oil supply: global oil demand:

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