crude oil

Rudi Filapek-Vandyck

The world never believed that crude oil priced below US$30/bbl was a longer term feature. How about US$60/bbl instead? Share prices for Woodside Petroleum, Oil Search, Santos and the likes therefore never priced in absolutely Armageddon scenarios, as opposed to mining companies. In recent weeks oil prices have surged on... Show More

Matt Felsman

Chevron has had two assets in Nigeria attacked by militants in a week, the latest yesterday. Also on Friday, Exxon Mobil declared force majeure on exports of Nigeria's largest crude grade as production had been curtailed following damage to a pipeline by a drilling rig. Chevron isn’t the only major... Show More


With the price of oil below $40, some investors might think now is a good time to invest into an oil exposure and then sit and wait for the price of oil to eventually rebound. However, investing in oil isn’t that simple. Read more about the ‘ins and outs’ of... Show More