Posts Tagged ‘crude oil prices’

Crude oil prices fall to $96.32 in continuing slide

Linda Young – AHN News Writer London, United Kingdom (AHN) – Oil prices continued to fall on Wednesday, dropping an additional 0.7 percent as concerns about the U.S., European and global economies mounted. Another factor in pushing crude oil prices down was news that Saudi Arabia might boost its production. Oil prices have fallen more […]

U.S. stocks open quietly Monday with all eyes on Italy

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks were little changed Monday morning shortly after the opening bell as traders weighed in on European developments in the sovereign debt crisis saga. Investors had one eye on Greece, teetering on default, and the other on Italy. World markets were […]