Economy What $100 oil means for your investment portfolio Updated : May 22, 2018 02:15 PM IST Oil has wide implications for a wide range of sectors: transportation is a clear hit because travel by cabs, airplanes, rail will get costlier and freight rates will increase. Financial sector players could also be impacted if consumer confidence suffers owing to rising inflation and any uptick in interest rates. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.