• The Keystone Pipeline's New Competition

    If the Keystone XL pipeline is not approved, will crude oil have another way to get to the U.S. Gulf Coast?
  • Crude Oil Barrel

    Oil prices mostly lower

    A mixed performance in the oil complex to start the week with Brent, Gasoil and HO all adding value while WTI and RBOB declined on the day. Mixed economic data along with a mid-west to US Gulf Coast pipeline flow interruption were the main price drivers in a light activity session as Europe was still closed on Monday. Cyprus is still evolving while the latest PMI data out of the US disappointed and China's factory activity… although still growing… also disappointed compared to the market expectations. There is a full schedule of macroeconomic data this week culminating in the ever important US nonfarm payroll report on Friday.
  • Exxon Mobil Corp.

    Exxon Pipeline Leak Widens Brent-WTI Gap

    Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) has itself in another sticky situation: for the second time this month a ruptured pipeline has resulted in a significant spill. This time, damage wasn’t relegated to the wilderness, as crude oil was found flowing through the streets and pooling at the curbs of Mayflower, Arkansas.
  • Keystone Pipeline, North Dakota

    Keystone Pipeline: 5 Things You Need to Know

    Here are the five things you need to know about the pipeline, and why it faces such vehement opposition.
  • Plains All American increases stake in Capline

    Plains All American Pipeline LP said it had increased its stake in the Capline Pipeline system after buying additional interest and associated tankage for $64 million.