Crude oil fell on Tuesday, snapping four days of gains, on concern a U.S. government report will show stockpiles climbed from the highest level since September 1990. Crude oil for June delivery declined as much as 77 cents, or 1.4 per cent, to $53.70 a barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Oil is up 21 per cent this year.
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Oil prices soared as the dollar weakened against the euro and on evidence that OPEC crude exporters were cutting output. Raymond Carbone, president of brokerage Paramount Options, said: You’re just seeing the dollar give back a lot of its gains in (the) last couple sessions. That’s leading a lot of commodities higher. For full story, click [...]