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*OPEC to cut output target in November meeting- Badri. NEW YORK, Sept 16- Brent and U.S. crude futures rose more than a dollar on Tuesday on the prospect of a possible OPEC production cut and on news that Libya curbed output after rockets hit an area near a refinery.
*The Labor Department's producer price index, due at 8:30 a.m. EDT, is expected to have risen 0.1 percent in August, the same as in July.
NEW YORK, Sept 15- A former trader at Amaranth Advisors who oversaw its energy desk when the hedge fund collapsed in 2006 has agreed to pay $750,000 to resolve a U.S. regulator's lawsuit accusing him of attempting to manipulate natural gas futures prices.
*Russia to meet with OPEC as low prices pressure budget. NEW YORK, Sept 15- Brent and U.S. crude futures fell in choppy trading on Monday, with weak Chinese economic data pushing the expiring October Brent contract to a two-year low and news that Russia's energy minister would meet OPEC officials cushioning the drop.
CRUDE FUTURES TURN HIGHER, CHOPPY AS OCT BRENT APPROACHES CONTRACT EXPIRATION.
CRUDE OIL FUTURES FALL $1 TO $91.27 PER BARREL ON WEAK CHINA DATA.
NEW YORK, Sept 15- Yahoo was the most traded stock on the Nasdaq in premarket action on Monday as traders looked for ways to step in front of Alibaba Group's debut, expected on the NYSE later this week.
NEW YORK, Sept 15- U.S. stock index futures were falling slightly on Monday after data showing China's factory output grew at the weakest pace in nearly six years in August triggered some downgrades in 2014 growth forecasts for the world's second-largest economy.
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Alibaba reportedly plans to stop taking orders for its IPO early, an indication of sizzling demand.
NEW YORK, Sept 12- U.S. stock index futures indicated Wall Street may open slightly lower on Friday, as the latest economic data gave little insight into the health of consumer spending. Retail sales rose 0.6 percent in August, as expected, while the July report was revised to show growth of 0.3 percent rather than flat growth. Futures snapshot at 8:41 a.m. EDT:.
NEW YORK, Sept 12- U.S. stock index futures were flat on Friday, with investors holding off on making big bets ahead of the release of key consumer data, though the Dow and S&P 500 were on track to snap a five-week streak of gains. *Investors are looking ahead to August retail sales data, due at 8:30 a.m. EDT, which are seen rising 0.6 percent.
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SINGAPORE, Sept 12- The volume of open positions in Malaysian palm oil futures jumped to a record high this week, suggesting the market may be bottoming out after falling to its lowest price in more than five years.
SINGAPORE Sept 12- U.S. crude futures climbed higher on Friday, rising on concerns that Western air strikes in Syria could lead to further confrontation with Russia, although prices were still close to 16- month lows.
Marc Faber believes that stocks will fall 30 percent. Why? Just look at the latest results from McDonald's, he says.
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Gold added to small overnight gains on Tuesday as investors adjusted positions ahead of a key Federal Reserve policy meeting.
Crude jumped as the prospect of a likely supply cut from OPEC outweighed the impact of weak demand from the world's biggest energy consumers.
U.S. oil ended marginally higher, and Brent clawed back from a 2-year low, after Chinese data stoked demand fears.