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Iran crisis changes OPEC equation as Saudis signal supply boost

The international nuclear agreement with Iran might not be the only deal U.S. President Donald Trump has unraveled.

Iran sanctions may be a blessing for U.S. crude exports

A revival of U.S. oil sanctions on OPEC’s third-largest producer may set the stage for record-high U.S. crude exports by the end of this year.

Oil rises as Trump tells buyers to cut back on Iranian crude

Oil rose to a three-year high after the U.S. told buyers of Iranian crude they have six months to curb their purchases or face tough penalties.

Trump says he'll exit Iran nuclear deal and reinstate sanctions

President Donald Trump said the U.S. will withdraw from the landmark 2015 accord to curb Iran’s nuclear program and reinstate financial sanctions on the Islamic Republic, opening an uncertain new chapter for the Middle East.

Trump decision puts Iran's $200-billion energy wish-list at risk

With Donald Trump set to announce a decision today on whether to re-impose U.S. sanctions on OPEC member Iran, $200 billion in potential energy deals hang in the balance.

Oil faces a month of mayhem as geopolitical risks proliferate

Plunging Venezuelan crude production; sanctions disrupting Iranian oil exports; Saudi Arabia pushing for even higher prices; North Korea peace talks -- the coming weeks bring an abundance of risks for the oil market.

Iran opposes higher oil prices, signaling divide with Saudis

Iran, faced with a possible restoration of U.S. sanctions, came out against higher oil prices, signaling a split with fellow OPEC member and political rival Saudi Arabia, which is showing a willingness to keep tightening crude markets.

Total at risk of losing gas field stake to CNPC if it quits Iran

Total SA, the only Western energy major investing in Iran, will lose its stake in the South Pars natural gas field to its Chinese partner if the Paris-based company withdraws from the country, the head of National Iranian Oil Co. said.

Crude market awaits Trump call on Iran curbs

U.S. oil rose above $70/bbl for the first time since November 2014 as traders braced for a re-imposition of U.S. sanctions on Iran.

Oil steady near $68 amid bets Trump will exit Iran accord

Oil traded near $68/bbl amid growing expectations that U.S. President Donald Trump will withdraw from a nuclear accord with Iran, threatening crude exports from OPEC’s third-largest producer.

Iran's surge in oil exports doesn't mean output is on the rise

Iran is seeing bumper oil exports. But that doesn’t mean production is on a similar trend.

Oil struggles near $68 as inventory gain overshadows Iran fears

Oil’s recovery, buoyed by potential supply risks, was capped by rising U.S. inventories while President Donald Trump neared a decision on whether to reimpose sanctions on Iran.

Iran's oil exporters have record month before possible sanctions

Iran’s crude exporters had a banner April, with shipments soaring to a record right before the possible re-imposition of U.S. sanctions on their oil sales.

Trump threat to ax Iran deal seen scaring off oil traders

Some oil traders are already steering clear of doing business with Iran as U.S. President Donald Trump signals he’ll ditch the nuclear deal with OPEC’s third-largest producer.

Oil holds loss as hope of new Iran deal eases sanction concern

Oil held losses below $68/bbl after French President Emmanuel Macron called for a new Iran nuclear deal to keep the U.S. on board, raising speculation sanctions on the OPEC producer may be averted.

Oil market faces tense wait as Iran sanctions too close to call

Global markets for equities, currencies and metals have all been whipsawed by the uncertainty over what President Donald Trump’s next geopolitical move would be. Oil’s about to have a turn.

Over $21 billion of capex to be spent on Iran’s oil projects by 2021, says GlobalData

Analysis of crude oil production in Iran shows that approximately $21 billion in capital expenditure (capex) will be spent by Iran on oil projects between 2018 and 2021, to ensure that production grows to around 4.9 MMbpd in 2021, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.

Oil extends rally after U.S. rigs decline as Iran risks persist

Oil’s rally above $65/bbl is being propelled by a sign that American explorers have curtailed drilling activity as well as speculation that the U.S. could reimpose sanctions on OPEC producer Iran.

Oil gains as Trump picks Iran hawk Bolton as security adviser

Oil advanced on concerns that President Trump’s new security adviser could inflame political tensions in the Middle East.

As oil rally fades, Trump's Iran hawk pick seen aiding bulls

For those in the oil market, it may seem like there’s no end to U.S. events determining the course of prices these days. Donald Trump’s sudden firing of Rex Tillerson is unlikely to prove an exception.