Before the weekend, the theme was that Isaac's impact on oil and gas markets would prove minimal...

|By:, SA News Editor

Before the weekend, the theme was that Isaac's impact on oil and gas markets would prove minimal - but not now. Tracking models continue to place the storm further west, and the more time it spends over warm Gulf waters, the greater the chance it grows into a major hurricane. Expected production outages and disruptions to oil imports are likely to lead to a further decrease in U.S. inventory levels. (also)