Monday, November 1, 2010
Crude Oil Rises a Second Day on Chinese Manufacturing, U.S. Stimulus Speculation
“Market participants want to see the result of the Fed meeting,” said Ken Hasegawa, a commodity derivative sales manager at brokers Newedge in Tokyo. “For the rest of the year, the market should be sustained around this level. Like the Saudi minister said, that’s a pretty happy price for everyone.” Crude for December delivery rose as much as 50 cents, or 0.6 percent, to $83.45 a barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. It was at $83.37 at 12:05 p.m. Singapore time. Yesterday, the contract rallied $1.52, or 1.9 percent, to $82.95, the highest settlement since Oct. 18. Futures have gained 5.1 percent in 2010.
The Fed, meeting in Washington today and tomorrow, is expected to restart a program of securities purchases to spur growth, reduce unemployment and increase inflation, said 53 of 56 economists surveyed by Bloomberg News......Read the entire article.
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