Pt Solid Gold Berjangka ~ Persediaan AS Meningkat, Harga Minyak Menurun

Pt Solid Gold Berjangka ~ Minyak memperpanjang penurunan karena data pemerintah mingguan menunjukkan stok minyak mentah AS secara tak terduga diperluas, menjaga persediaan pada tingkat musiman tertinggi dalam lebih dari tiga dekade.

Kontrak berjangka turun sebanyak 1 % di New York setelah merosot 3,1 % dalam dua sesi sebelumnya. Pasokan minyak mentah meningkat 1,06 juta barel pekan lalu, menurut laporan dari Administrasi Informasi Energi. Mereka memperkirakan akan menurun 1,5 juta barel dalam survei Bloomberg. Kilang minyak menurunkan tingkat operasi dan persediaan bensin turun.

Harga minyak telah berfluktuasi setelah jatuh lebih dari 20 % ke pasar bearish dan ditutup di bawah $ 40 per barel pekan lalu untuk pertama kalinya dalam hampir empat bulan terakhir. Pelemahan di pasar minyak mentah global dapat bertahan karena melambatnya permintaan musiman dan persediaan bahan bakar tetap berlimpah, Organisasi Negara-negara Pengekspor Minyak mengatakan dalam laporan bulanannya, Rabu.

Minyak mentah West Texas Intermediate (WTI) untuk pengiriman September turun sebanyak 43 sen ke level $ 41,28 per barel di New York Mercantile Exchange dan berada di $ 41,52 pada pukul 09:25 pagi waktu Hong Kong. Kontrak kehilangan $ 1,06 atau 2,5 %, ke level $ 41,71 pada hari Rabu, penutupan terendah sejak 3 Agustus. Jumlah volume perdagangan sekitar 24 % di bawah 100-hari rata-rata.

Brent untuk pengiriman Oktober merosot sebanyak 39 sen atau 0,9 %, ke level $ 43,66 per barel di ICE Futures Europe exchange yang berbasis di London. Kontrak melemah 93 sen ke level $ 44,05 pada hari Rabu. Minyak mentah acuan global diperdagangkan pada $ 1,59 premium untuk WTI di bulan Oktober. (Pt Solid Gold Berjangka)

Sumber : Bloomberg

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Oil extended losses as weekly government data showed U.S. crude stockpiles unexpectedly expanded, keeping inventories at the highest seasonal level in more than three decades.

Futures lost as much as 1 percent in New York after slipping 3.1 percent the previous two sessions. Crude supplies increased by 1.06 million barrels last week, according to a the Energy Information Administration. They were forecast to drop by 1.5 million barrels in a Bloomberg survey. Refineries lowered operating rates and gasoline inventories fell.

Oil has fluctuated after tumbling more than 20 percent into a bear market and closing below $40 a barrel last week for the first time in almost four months. Weakness in global crude markets may persist as demand slows seasonally and fuel inventories remain abundant, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries said in its monthly report Wednesday.

West Texas Intermediate for September delivery lost as much as 43 cents to $41.28 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange and was at $41.52 at 9:25 a.m. in Hong Kong. The contract lost $1.06, or 2.5 percent, to $41.71 on Wednesday, the lowest close since Aug. 3. Total volume traded was about 24 percent below the 100-day average.

Brent for October settlement dropped as much as 39 cents, or 0.9 percent, to $43.66 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. The contract fell 93 cents to $44.05 on Wednesday. The global benchmark crude traded at a $1.59 premium to WTI for October.

Source : Bloomberg

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