(Market Watch) Crude-oil futures on Monday registered their third straight gain,
rising by 9% over the three-session period, helped by a further drop in
rig counts in the U.S. that suggests a supply glut that has been
punishing oil prices over several months may be easing.
fact as well as data pointing to lower global oil production, including
the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ move to slash
2015 estimates for non-OPEC oil supples, delivered a lift to crude oil.