Oil jumps over 5% on Donald Trump health update, Norway shutdowns


Oil prices climbed more than 5% on Monday after US President Donald Trump said he will leave the hospital where he is being treated for Covid-19, while six Norwegian offshore oil and gas fields were shut as more workers joined a strike.   Brent rose $2.02, or 5.1%, to settle at $41.29 a barrel.

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude rose $2.17, or 5.9%, to settle at $39.22 a barrel.   "A lot of people thought last week's sell-off was overdone," said Phil Flynn, senior analyst at Price Futures Group in Chicago. "There.....

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