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U.S. oil rig count jumps for 10th straight week

Staff Writer |
The U.S. oil-rig count spiked by 21 to 652 this week, according to oilfield-services giant Baker Hughes.

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That's the highest total count since the week of September 11, 2015.

The gas-rig count fell by two to 155.

One miscellaneous rig was added to the only other one in use, taking the combined count of all rigs up by 20 to 809.

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