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The Secret to Predicting Oil Prices – and Cutting Through the "Expert" Hype

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These four factors are the secret to accurately predicting oil prices - and cutting through the media's smoke and mirrors.

The second one threatens thousands of jobs here at home, so it's important to take a look at what's really happening with crude...

Crude Oil News: These Companies Just Ditched $2.5 Billion to Avoid Bankruptcy

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The biggest crude oil news stories are always movements in day-to-day oil prices.

But the 58% crash in prices over the last two years has forced many firms to make difficult decisions.

That brings us to this important story being overlooked this week...

Crude Oil Prices Today Fall After Saudi Arabia Shakeup

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Crude oil prices fell more than 1% in early-morning trading today.

At 9:45 a.m., WTI prices were down near $44.15, while Brent prices were trading at $44.66.

And it's all due to a massive government shakeup in the world's largest oil country this past weekend...

3 Reasons We Just Raised Our Oil Price Forecast for 2016

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Oil prices have skyrocketed more than 70% over the last three months.

What's even better is that our new oil price forecast sees prices going even higher this year.

And there are three bullish factors that will make it happen...

Why the Price of Crude Oil Is Surging Today

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The price of crude oil is close to hitting its highest level of the year.

And there are two ongoing events dominating energy headlines that are sending prices on a rally today.

Here's everything you need to know about crude oil prices today - and where they're heading in 2016...

Forget About Supply and Demand – a New Equilibrium Is Now Setting Oil Prices

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Oil prices will trade in a narrow range ahead of the June OPEC meeting. But a bigger catalyst, one that has nothing to do with supply or demand, is already rocking the sector.

A new "oil equilibrium" is forming - an entirely new kind of energy investment that will change the industry as we know it. Here's what you need to know...

Crude Oil Prices Today Fall 1.9% After This Bearish Report

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Crude oil prices today tumbled in morning trading following last month's 20% rally.

Both Brent and WTI oil prices were down 1.9% and 2.5%, respectively.

And it's all thanks to this bearish supply data released by Reuters...

Why I'm Revising My 2016 Crude Oil Price Forecast Now

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After the failed Doha meeting, doomsayers predicted the price of oil would crater. With WTI rising nearly 20% in April, they couldn't have been more wrong.

Now Dr. Kent Moors is revising his oil price forecast upwards. He says there are three key reasons why...

Why These Oil Price Predictions from Wall Street Are Dead Wrong

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Many banks on Wall Street have overwhelmingly bearish oil price predictions.

In fact, there's one bank that sees oil prices falling below $30 by the end of the year.

This chart shows where four major banks see prices heading through 2017...

WTI Crude Oil Prices Will Stabilize Thanks to These 5 Crises

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WTI crude oil prices just touched their highest level in nearly five months.

And Money Morning Global Energy Strategist Dr. Kent Moors says prices will stabilize at current levels.

That's because there are five crises brewing that will keep prices in check throughout 2016...

The Five Geopolitical Crises Moving Oil Prices Now

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WTI crude oil prices have hit the $42 to $45 target Dr. Kent Moors set for mid-June.

Now he sees five geopolitical crises emerging, and each one will have a tremendous impact on energy moving forward.

This first one, for example, could give crude an immediate jolt...

Why Crude Oil Prices Haven't Crashed Despite Saudi Arabia's Efforts

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Fallout from the failed Doha meeting was essentially a non-event. In fact, crude oil prices have rallied this week.

There's one very simple reason why - and it has nothing to do with an oil production freeze...

Saudi Arabia Threatens to Crash U.S. Markets

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President Obama's trip to the Saudi capital of Riyadh this week comes at an awkward time.

That's because Saudi Arabia sent a warning to the U.S. as Congress tries to pass a bill that would hold the Saudi government responsible for the Sept. 11 attacks.

And this threat targets the heart of the U.S. economy...

Saudi Arabia Debt Will Rise $113 Billion If the Country Acts on Its Threat

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Low oil prices are sending Saudi Arabia debt levels to record highs.

Now, the Kingdom is issuing an even larger threat to one of its biggest competitors.

And it could send the country's economy spiraling out of control...

Why the Crude Oil Price Is Surging from the Kuwait Oil Strike

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Both crude oil price benchmarks are on the rise again today (Tuesday, April 19).

But today's gains have nothing to do with the Doha meeting.

Here's why oil prices are up today...