minyak4Pt Solid Gold Berjangka ~ Minyak Menuju $ 40,  AS Meningkatan Pengeboran Minyak

Minyak melanjutkan penurunan menuju $ 40 per barel karena produsen AS meningkatkan pengeboran untuk minggu kelima di tengah berlimpahnya pasokan minyak mentah dan persediaan bahan bakar berada di tingkat musiman tertinggi dalam setidaknya dua dekade terakhir.

Minyak mencatatkan penurunan bulanan terbesar dalam setahun pada bulan Juli karena pemulihan harga kehilangan momentum setelah hampir dua kali lipat dari level terendah 12 tahun pada bulan Februari. Produsen termasuk BP Plc, Royal Dutch Shell Plc dan Total SA melaporkan penurunan tajam dalam laba kuartal kedua karena harga energi yang lebih rendah berdampak buruk.(Pt Solid Gold Berjangka)

Minyak mentah West Texas Intermediate (WTI) untuk pengiriman September turun sebanyak 38 sen menjadi $ 41,22 per barel di New York Mercantile Exchange dan berada di $ 41,51 pada pukul 09:15 pagi waktu Hong Kong. Kontrak WTI naik 46 sen menjadi $ 41,60 pada hari Jumat, memangkas penurunan sebesar 8,5 persen selama enam sesi terakhir. Total volume perdagangan sekitar 42 persen di bawah rata-rata 100-hari. Harga WTI telah turun 14 persen pada bulan Juli.

Minyak Brent untuk pengiriman Oktober turun sebanyak 42 sen, atau 1 persen, ke $ 43,11 per barel di ICE Futures Europe exchange yang berbasis di London. Kontrak Brent untuk September berakhir pada hari Jumat setelah jatuh 24 sen menjadi $ 42,46, mencatatkan penurunan hampir 15 persen selama bulan berjalan. Acuan global untuk Oktober lebih sebesar $ 1,22 dari WTI.(Pt Solid Gold Berjangka)

Sumber: Bloomberg

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Oil resumed its decline toward $40 a barrel as U.S. producers increased drilling for a fifth week amid a glut of crude and fuel supplies that are at the highest seasonal level in at least two decades.

Futures slid as much as 0.9 percent in New York after rising 1.1 percent on Friday as a weakening dollar bolstered investor appetite for commodities. Drillers boosted the number of rigs by 3 for the longest run of gains since August, according to a data from Baker Hughes Inc. Libya has reopened four oil export ports, according to a statement from the Petroleum Facilities Guard.(Pt Solid Gold Berjangka)

Oil capped the biggest monthly decline in a year in July as the price recovery falters after almost doubling from a 12-year low in February. Producers including BP Plc, Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Total SA reported sharp declines in second-quarter earnings as lower energy prices take a toll.

West Texas Intermediate for September delivery lost as much as 38 cents to $41.22 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange and was at $41.51 at 9:15 a.m. Hong Kong time. The contract rose 46 cents to $41.60 on Friday, snapping an 8.5 percent decline over six sessions. Total volume traded was about 42 percent below the 100-day average. Prices fell 14 percent in July.

Brent for October settlement dropped as much as 42 cents, or 1 percent, to $43.11 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. The September contract expired Friday after falling 24 cents to $42.46, capping a nearly 15 percent drop for the month. The global benchmark was at a premium of $1.22 to WTI for October.

Source: Bloomberg

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