Oil prices mixed on storm-driven output cuts, rising Covid-19 cases

By Jessica Jaganathan SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Crude oil prices were mixed on Tuesday as traders weighed massive production cuts in the U.S. Gulf Coast from Tropical Storms Marco and Laura against rising coronavirus cases in Asia and Europe. Brent crude oil futures added 5 cents, or 0.1%, to $45.18 a barrel by 0055 GMT, while U.

S. West Texas Intermediate crude was down 9 cents, or 0.2%, at $42.53 a barrel. "A jump last week in the U.S. rig count and mixed data on COVID-19 infections are having a muted negative effect on oil.....

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