Archive for the 'Crude Oil' Category

Why would producing more oil in America reduce the price of oil in America?

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

I can’t see the logic behind the calls for more production in the US. Isn’t the price of oil just determined by global supply and demand? @whiteflame55 So the US government would tell Exxon and BP and Texaco what price they have to sell their oil for in America? And that they may not export […]

Are oil companies really paying more for crude?

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

Isn’t the over 0/barrel price just on the futures market? I have heard that the oil companies are not actually paying any more for the crude oil they are buying right now than they were before. That is why their profits were at record highs during the last spike in the futures market. And IF […]

how does the protesting in the middle east effect price on oil in the USA?

Monday, March 7th, 2011

I know that the prices for oil/gas have been rising in the USA because of the middle east protesting, but what I want to know is HOW is this protesting effecting the oil market? not how, I mean why is it effecting the prices for oil? no one is answering the actual question I am […]

What is the difference between light oil and light sweet crude oil?

Monday, March 7th, 2011

And how can oil be sweet?

why does United States have to manipulate the fluctuate the price of crude oil/ petrol?

Saturday, March 5th, 2011

since we are heading to another severe depression/inflation, US is constantly being bombarded by horricane which destroy the oil rig there.and the States will increase the crude oil price throughout the world. and why not they give it to other countries which are not prone to climate calamity.

what happens to crude oil when it is left alone in the earth?

Friday, March 4th, 2011

what happens to crude oil when it is left alone in the earth? i know that crude oil is a biproduct from way back when, but if left alone in the earth what would it "turn" into, if left alone for say, how ever long?

If we drilled thousands of new oil wells in the US, would the price of oil go down?

Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

Or would OPEC still dictate the price we pay at the pump. Lets say we tapped into a trillion barrels of oil under US soil, would this have any impact on what we pay? I agree Thomas, that seems like the most rational thing to do seeing that oil is a finite resource.

Why does turmoil in Libya, producer of 2% of the world's oil, cause such a sharp increase in the price of oil?

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011

Would Crude Oil Washing be used to clean Bunker Oil?

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011

COW, Crude oil compared to Bunker Oil.

If the price of oil drops then why doesn't the price of food drop as well.?

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

I get why the price of food goes up when the price of oil does. But I was wondering why the price of food stays up? If the price of oil drops, the price of food doesn’t.

Where do you see the price of Crude Oil being at, in 1, 3, and 5 years from now?

Saturday, February 26th, 2011

Crude Oil has reached all-time highs, coming very close to 0 in recent days (although it has dropped to about ). Where do you see the price of oil being at in the next few months? But more importantly, where do you see it being at, in a year from now? And a few years […]

If Libya uprising ends up in a civil war; will this increase the price of oil?

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

The son of wacko Gaddafi said that if the anti govt protesting doesn’t stop he will order the army to kill who ever is protesting and will turn Libya into a civil war; no joke it was like watching something during medevil times; anyways I know Libya is an oil player; will the Civil war […]

How would you physically separate crude oil?

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

crude oil is a mixture, which physical separating methods (sieving, filltering, evaporation, distillation, etc.) would you use?

Considering the rising price of oil, why doesn't Obama think it wise to at prevent the Iranians ?

Monday, February 21st, 2011

or some other nation from seizing the Iraqi oil fields?

What type of oil is the most similar to crude oil?

Monday, February 21st, 2011

I’m doing a project about oil spills and I would like to find oil that is the most similar to crude oil. Gasoline? Vegetable oil? Used motor oil? Olive oil? Etc.

An increase in the price of imported oil leads to a:?

Sunday, February 20th, 2011

a)positive demand shock b)negative demand shock. c)positive supply shock. d)negative supply shock.

where can I find the price of oil per gallon?

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Where can I find out the price of oil per gallon online?

How much untapped crude oil is there in the US?

Friday, February 18th, 2011

I heard a news report some years ago that if we utilized every drop of oil that is in the US it would only last us for one year. But I read other reports on the internet say that we have one of the largest untapped oil supplies in the world.

Why is the price of crude oil bad whether it's high or low?

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Why is it when the price of crude oil goes up (gas prices go up), "Experts" say it’s bad because people can’t afford gas? Then, when crude oil prices drop (gas prices drop), "Experts" say it’s bad because investors loose money? They both can’t be bad !!

An assesment on crude oil. Could you please help me with the following questions?

Monday, February 14th, 2011

What is Crude oil? How is it formed? Where do you find crude oil? How do we get crude oil? Why oil is so useful? What products do we get from crude oil? What are the problems associated with crude oil Burning-pollution Oil spills-Exxon valdes, sea Empress How much is left

Will gold rise in price following oil due to unrest in Egypt?

Sunday, February 13th, 2011

what else should US expect ;price-wise. Also will Russia benefit from it/? In terms of oil price.

How has the price of oil changed over the past 12 months?

Saturday, February 12th, 2011

Since February 2010, what changes have been made to the price of oil, and why has this happened?

What stock is good to long crude oil?

Friday, February 11th, 2011

If you think crude oil prices will continue to rise due to increased demand and reduced supply what is a good stock or ETF to get exposure?

What commodities are affected by a rise in the price of crude oil?

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

What is derived from crude oil besides gasoline? Do we use it to produce electricty, in home heating & such ?? What other products price should I expect to go up when the price of oil increases Thanx

How much % cheaper is natural gas than light crude oil in powering thermal plants for electricity?

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

Crude Oil (Brent) is about 0 / barrel (spot) with natural gas at .3 MM BTU. How do you find %