Oil moves slightly higher as crude prices struggle to break out

Oil moves slightly higher as crude prices struggle to break out

Oil moves slightly higher as crude prices struggle to break out Oil futures edged slightly higher on Tuesday after falling flat in the previous session as crude prices struggle to break out amid uncertainty over the future course of the Middle East conflict and an unclear supply and demand picture. The West Texas Intermediate contract for March added 53 cents, or 0.69%, to trade at $77.45 a barrel in morning trading. The Brent contract for April gained 58 cents, or …