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July 30th, 2019

Market Summary for the Week of July 22 - July 26, 2019

by Kelsey Berger and Michelle Tham, Energy Analysts

Synopsis of Last Week's Energy Markets

Crude oil prices rose 1% last week as further tensions in the Middle East and hope for progress in upcoming US-China trade talks offset global economic concerns. US crude inventory data showed the effect of Hurricane Barry, extending the longest run of inventory declines in 2 years. Natural gas prices fell 3% last week as traders looked past a small storage build to milder weather and larger gains that are expected to help storage facilities refill rapidly before the start of winter.

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