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Baker Hughes data show U.S. oil-rig count climbed for the week

Baker Hughes BHGE, -2.23% on Friday reported that the number of energetic U.S. rigs drilling for oil rose by 7 to 867 this week. The oil-rig depend had fallen by 2 ultimate week. The general energetic U.S. rig depend, which contains oil and natural-gas rigs, used to be also up 7 at 1,055, in line with Baker Hughes. October West Texas Intermediate crude CLV8, +zero.57% rose 29 cents, or zero.four%, at $68.88 a barrel, when put next with $69.03 prior to the rig knowledge.

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