U.S. oil drillers cut three oil rigs
For the third quarter, the increase of five oil rigs was the smallest since drillers cut three rigs in the fourth quarter of 2017. They added 50 rigs in the first quarter and 61 rigs in the second quarter of 2018.
For the month of September, meanwhile, the oil rig count was up one, the same rise as in August. ■