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Crude Oil Prices: Definition, Trends and History - US Economy
How crude oil prices are measured, and how prices impact you and the economy . Recent oil price trends and history.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/economicindicators/p/Crude_Oil.htm
What Factors Determine Oil Prices? - US Economy - About.com
Oil prices are determined by commodities market trading. The 3 factors that affect them are supply, demand and reserves. How that affects traders' perceptions.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/commoditiesmarketfaq/f/oil_prices.htm
How Crude Oil Prices Affect Gas Prices - US Economy - About.com
Feb 27, 2014 ... Crude oil prices make up 71% of the price of gasoline. The rest of what you pay at the pump depends on refinery and distribution costs, ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/supply/p/oil_gas_prices.htm
Forecast of Crude Oil Prices - US Economy - About.com
Answer: U.S. oil prices are very volatile, making it seem they are difficult to predict . They usually spike in the spring, as oil futures traders anticipate high demand ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/supply/f/crude_oil_price.htm
Why Oil Prices Are So High - US Economy - About.com
Traders drove oil prices to $114/barrel for October delivery when the U.S. theatened an airstrike in Syria. High oil prices aren't always based on supply and  ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/commoditiesmarketfaq/p/high_oil_prices.htm
Shale Oil: Production, Reserves, Extraction, Fracking - US Economy
Shale oil is currently being mined in Bakken North Dakota. It is helping to reduce America's reliance on imported oil, and bringing down oil prices.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/suppl1/f/Shale_Oil.htm
Why Are Gas Prices So High - US Economy - About.com
High prices of gasoline can also be caused by high crude oil prices. That's because oil costs account for 72% of the price of gasoline. The remaining 28% comes ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/commoditiesmarketfaq/p/high_gas_prices.htm
High Oil Prices Mean Higher Airfares - Air Travel - About.com
As oil prices barrel towards record highs, airlines are beginning to react with jacking up your airfares. Could this be a permanent trend, or will prices decline ...
http://airtravel.about.com/od/traveltools/a/RisingOil.htm
Commodities Futures Definition and How They Work - US Economy
The price you pay at the pump is determined by commodities futures traders. ... In January 2013, oil futures prices started rising when Iran started playing war ...
http://useconomy.about.com/od/commoditiesmarketfaq/f/Futures.htm
Oil ETF - Exchange Traded Funds - About.com
With all the market talk about “price-per-barrel”, oil ETFs have been some of the most actively traded industry ETFs and commodity ETFs. Oil prices are high, oil ...
http://etf.about.com/od/industryetfs/a/Oil_ETF.htm
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