Oil Prices Have Increased 300% in the Past Two Months

Canadian oil prices had a rough 2018. Not only did the spread between West Texas Intermediate (WTI) and Western Canadian Select (WCS) hit a record of over $50 USD / barrel, prices of WCS bottomed out near $10 / USD in November. Reflecting back on last year, our mood on the market seemed to move[…]

Oil Prices have Increased 70% in the Past Year

Hillary Clinton is not President of the US, and Amazon did not choose Edmonton for it’s first western Canadian fulfillment centre.  While we struck out on those two guesses, we also predicted back in November that oil would hit $70 / barrel sometime this year (which it did this week, marking a 70% increase since 2017).   While we were wrong[…]