Dow Jones Industrial Average Today
October 09, 2015 at 07:30 AM EDT
For years , the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has courted Russia, though without much success. It's easy to see why the attraction is there; the world's largest country has huge oil reserves and the geopolitical clout to boost the cartel's "muscle" by about a third. But this past weekend, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak announced that Moscow is ready to meet with both OPEC and other oil producers to address the low price of oil. This is an important development. It means that for the first time in nearly 11 months, geopolitics is likely to give support to higher crude - meaning oil prices get a new push. We can expect something more from these meetings, as well... Tags: DJIA , DJIA index , dow futures , Dow Jones , Dow Jones Industrial Average , Dow Jones Industrial Average today , market news , Stock Market , stock market news , Stock Market Today , stocks to watch , top market news , U.S. stock futures To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2015 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post Dow Jones Industrial Average Today appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .