Baker Hughes reports U.S. rig count unchanged at 254 rigs
Baker Hughes (BKR) reports that the U.S. rig count is unchanged from last week at 254 with oil rigs down 3 to 180, gas rigs up 3 to 72, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 2.
The U.S. Rig Count is down 650 rigs from last year’s count of 904, with oil rigs down 562, gas rigs down 90, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 2.
The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is unchanged at 13 and down 13 year-over-year.
The Canada Rig Count is down 2 rigs from last week to 54, with oil rigs down 1 to 19, gas rigs down 1 to 35, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 0.
The Canada Rig Count is down 96 rigs from last year’s count of 150, with oil rigs down 86, gas rigs down 10 and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 0.
Brent crude is up 17 cents to $45.77 per barrel. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude is down 5 cents to $42.97 per barrel.
Gasoline last traded at $1.31 per gallon up three cents on the day.
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