LONDON, Aug 3- Commodities prices slumped again on Monday with some hitting multi-year lows on worries about a glut of supply facing weak demand in China, after factory activity in the world's top consumer of raw materials shrank more than expected last month. On the energy markets, Brent crude oil touched a low of $50.85 a barrel, its weakest since Jan. 30, after...» Read More
CNBC's Dominic Chu takes a look at what stocks are benefiting from the energy slide and who is taking the biggest beating.
The national average for a gallon of gas is now $2.97. CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at the impact of cheap gas on the U.S. economy.
With oil sitting below $76 a barrel, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis, discusses how low traders think oil will drop.
Oil prices fell after top oil exporter Saudi Arabia cut sales prices to the United States
After Saudi Arabia decided to alter oil prices to U.S. buyers, Richard Hastings, Global Hunter Securities, says the price cut suggests they are fighting for market share in the U.S.
Falling oil prices have always been somewhat of a double-edged sword. But some say the negatives to the economy are taking on added concerns.
Carter Worth, chief market technician at Sterne Agee says the free fall in the oil price has not pushed energy shares to new lows as he thinks the commodity price slump is largely priced into to oil equities.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude had a volatile day until Saudi Arabia was cutting the price of oil to the US.
Andy Lipow, Lipow Oil Associates president, reveals where he thinks gas prices will be by Thanksgiving.
The dollar index has been a headwind for energy prices, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A stronger dollar took its toll on commodities today. Oil was down a buck, and gold got pummeled today.
Oil declined on strength in the U.S. dollar, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest natural gas inventories data.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold was lower before the Fed meeting. A hawkish tone by the Fed didn't help. Oil was up slightly on the day on some technical buying and short covering. OPEC says don't panic.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest crude oil inventories had a build of 2.06 million barrels, while distillate inventories decline 5.29 million barrels.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Stocks were up, and so was crude oil. Traders still expect prices to go lower in the next few days.
West Texas intermediate crude dropped below $80 a barrel, hitting two-year lows, with some analysts predicting that it could go lower.
General Motors is building a factory in Michigan to support the next generation of its new Chevy Volt. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the details.
How sliding oil prices are impacting alternative energy resources like solar energy, with Gordon Johnson, Axiom Capital.
Discussing oil production and speculation that the Saudi's are colluding with the U.S. to squeeze Putin, with Helima Croft, RBC Capital Markets.