U.S. drillers add oil rigs for first week in sevenChristian Fernsby ▼ | April 5, 2019
U.S. energy firms this week increased the number of oil rigs operating for the first time in seven weeks.
America Companies added 15 oil rigs in the week to April 5
The rig count fell to its lowest since April 2018 in the previous week.
The U.S. rig count, an early indicator of future output, is higher than a year ago when 808 rigs were active. ■