ClipperClip: The Sweet and the SourTags: OPEC crude exports, US light sweet crude, Venezuela heavy sour crude
Joe Kernen and myself have been bantering in recent interviews about what makes crude sweet or sour, so this morning I brought Venezuelan heavy sour crude and US light sweet crude to show him. It was deemed more sensible that we not taste test on air. Hark, click on the below mugshot to launch to the clip:
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Matt is a Director of Commodity Research at ClipperData. Matt specializes in extracting key themes from technical and fundamental analysis of the global energy market, and communicating these through daily and weekly deliverables. He also provides oil and natural gas analysis and commentary to national and international media outlets that include CNBC, Fox Business, Russia 24, the Wall Street Journal, MarketWatch, AFP, Bloomberg, Reuters, and the Oil Daily. Prior to joining ClipperData, he worked for eight years at Schneider Electric / Summit Energy as a Global Commodity Analyst, where he also founded and authored the blog, Energy Burrito. He started his career at the Royal Bank of Canada in the UK, spending eight years with the bank. During that time, he managed $55 million in assets as a portfolio manager and financial analyst.