CNBC 6:45 AM ET today, video link, good piece on oil, call drop of $20, Saudis say cost is $80-90, B-S! http://www.cnbc.com/id/100004038

lots of noise today on cnbc and bnn about oil, in particular re opec meetings today,
 

  1. OPEC losing control of oil prices due to US fracking

    BBC News-29 minutes ago
    For many years, the OPEC cartel was able to manipulate prices through their grip on supply - however, many forecasts now suggest that in ...
  2. Saudi oil minister plays down talk of cuts to Opec production

    Financial Times-18 hours ago
    Ali al-Naimi, the Saudi oil minister, dismissed the idea of cuts to Saudi production on Monday as he arrived in Vienna for an Opec meeting, ...
  3. Opec big hitters weather US oil discount

    Financial Times-Dec 3, 2013
    Opec faces a dilemma. The US shale boom is hitting the oil cartel's revenues, even though surging US output has yet to erode its share of the ...
  4. Iran aims to regain global role at OPEC meeting

    The Times of Israel-19 hours ago
    VIENNA (AP) — Iran hopes to use a meeting of OPEC oil ministers on Wednesday as a launch pad for its return as a dominant force in global ...
  5. WTI Rises for a Fourth Day on U.S. Crude Supply as OPEC Gathers

    Bloomberg-9 hours ago
    OPEC is forecast to keep its production quota unchanged at a ... Angola and Algeria, arriving in Vienna yesterday, expect OPEC to stand by its ...
  6. OPEC scrambling to keep oil prices stable (and high)

    Daily Local News-12 hours ago
    Analysts expect OPEC to hold its production ceiling steady at 30 million barrels a day, where it has been since January 2012. But oil experts do ...
  7. OPEC Seen Keeping Output Target; Naimi Says Market Stable

    Bloomberg-17 hours ago
    Energy ministers from Iraq, Kuwait, Angola and Algeria expect OPEC to keep its crude production target unchanged tomorrow after Saudi ...
  8. Price of oil jumps 2% ahead of OPEC meeting

    CTV News-14 hours ago
    OPEC is expected to keep intact its daily output target of 30 million barrels a day, although the group may come under pressure to reduce ...
  9. Iran Wants OPEC to Make Room for a Boost to Its Oil Exports

    Bloomberg-18 hours ago
    Iran wants other OPEC members to make room for its eventual return ... Once OPEC's second-largest producer, Iran has been knocked back to ...
  10. OPEC's own outages delay day of reckoning on new supply curbs

    The Globe and Mail-Dec 2, 2013
    OPEC is perhaps fortunate that the misfortune of some of its own members should make a production policy meeting this week look set to be a ...