Baker Hughes on Friday reported that the number of U.S. rigs actively drilling for oil and natural gas as of March 13 fell 67 rigs to 1,125. The rig count is down 684 from the same time last year. The number of oil rigs fell 56 to 866. April oil was last at $45.26, down $1.79, or 3.8%. It was trading around $45.18 before the data.
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