Oil prices head for four month high
By Marcus Leach
With the Federal Reserve stimulating the US economy last week there has been another rise in the price of oil, with Brent crude heading for a four month high.
A further $40 billion was pledged to the US economy on Thursday, and oil prices have now risen for an eighth session in a row.
Brent crude for November delivery was up 26 cents at $116.92 a barrel, while US crude was up 1 cent to $99.01.
There are fears that high oil prices could hamper economic recovery.
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