Brent inches down as US inflation spectre returns


Oil prices eased on Tuesday, reversing earlier gains, as U.S. consumer prices unexpectedly rose in August, giving cover for the U.S. Federal Reserve to deliver another hefty interest rate increase next week.

Brent crude was down 62 cents, or 0.7%, to $93.38 a barrel at 1407 GMT, while WTI crude fell...