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Oil price recovers some losses, but trade and supply worries dominate


Brent crude oil futures were down 14 cents to 61.19 a barrel by 2:04 p.m. EST (1904 GMT). U.S. crude futures fell 32 cents to $52 a barrel. Earlier in the session, both benchmarks dropped about 2 percent

Brent crude oil futures were down 14 cents to 61.19 a barrel by 2:04 p.m. EST (1904 GMT). U.S. crude futures fell 32 cents to $52 a barrel. Earlier in the session, both benchmarks dropped about 2 percent

NEW YORK: Oil prices steadied on Thursday, boosted by a rebound in U.S. equities, after earlier losses on fears about surging U.S. crude production and a weakening global economy.

Brent crude oil futures were down 14 cents to 61.19 a barrel by 2:04 p.m. EST (1904 GMT). U.S. crude futures fell 32 cents to $52 a barrel. Earlier in the session, both benchmarks dropped about 2 percent.

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