minyak8Pt. Solid Gold Berjangka ~ Minyak diadakan di dekat $ 45 per barel karena data industri mingguan menunjukkan stok minyak mentah menurunan.

Minyak berjangka sedikit berubah di New York setelah turun 1,3% pada Selasa. Persediaan turun 2,3 juta barel pekan lalu, American Petroleum Institute mengatakan dalam laporannya. Sementara data pemerintah Rabu diperkirakan menunjukkan persediaan turun untuk pekan kesembilan, stok masih akan lebih dari 100 juta barel di atas lima tahun rata-rata musiman.

Minyak West Texas Intermediate untuk pengiriman Agustus, yang berakhir Rabu, naik 3 sen menjadi $ 44,68 per barel di New York Mercantile Exchange. Harga turun 59 sen menjadi $ 44,65 pada Selasa. Masa depan September lebih aktif adalah 8 sen lebih tinggi pada $ 45,53 pada 08:04 pagi waktu Hong Kong. Total volume perdagangan sekitar 75% di bawah 100-hari rata-rata.

Brent untuk pengiriman September berada di $ 46,76 per barel, naik 10 sen, di ICE Futures Europe exchange yang berbasis di London. Kontrak ditutup 30 sen, atau 0,6%, lebih rendah pada $ 46,66 per barel pada Selasa. Acuan global yang diperdagangkan lebih tinggi sebesar $ 1,24 dibanding WTI untuk September.(Pt. Solid Gold Berjangka)

Sumber: Bloomberg

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Oil held near $45 a barrel as weekly industry data showed falling crude stockpiles eased a glut.

Futures were little changed in New York after dropping 1.3 percent Tuesday. Inventories fell by 2.3 million barrels last week, the American Petroleum Institute was said to report. While government data Wednesday is forecast to show supplies fell for a ninth week, stockpiles will still be more than 100 million barrels above the five-year seasonal average.

West Texas Intermediate for August delivery, which expires Wednesday, was up 3 cents at $44.68 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Prices fell 59 cents to $44.65 on Tuesday. The more-active September future was 8 cents higher at $45.53 at 8:04 a.m. Hong Kong time. Total volume traded was about 75 percent below the 100-day average.

Brent for September settlement was at $46.76 a barrel, up 10 cents, on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. The contract closed 30 cents, or 0.6 percent, lower at $46.66 a barrel on Tuesday. The global benchmark traded at a premium of $1.24 to WTI for September.

Source: Bloomberg