Some analysts point to over production as a driver of lower crude prices. The International Energy Agency reports that OPEC has increased production by 330,000 barrels a day since April as some members ignore quotas to generate additional revenue to help cope with the recession.
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ProShares added two ETFs to their Short line-up this week – Short Oil & Gas (DDG) and Short Financials(Amex: SEF). Both ETFs have a daily objective of 100% of the inverse of their benchmark index.