SINGAPORE, Sept 3- U.S. crude futures dipped below $46 a barrel in early Asian trade on Thursday after a rise in U.S. crude stocks and a stronger dollar weighed on prices, although a rebound on Wall Street put a floor under prices. Public holidays in China and Hong Kong on Thursday are likely to keep markets subdued. *U.S. crude for October delivery fell 30 cents to $45.95...» Read More
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Discussing how turmoil in Iraq could impact gas prices, with John Hofmeister, former president Shell Oil Company and founder and CEO of Citizens for Affordable Energy. Hofmeister says he is worried about the U.S. taking this event seriously and doing something to protect Americans from volatility and uncertainty.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, over fears of violence in Iraq. Gold was up $42 on the day, surpassing $1,300 for the first time in weeks.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the U.S. intelligence is developing more information about potential ISIL targets and going forward will be prepared to take military action if necessary.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports natural gas inventories get an injection of 113 billion cubic feet, beating expectations.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI was slightly lower, but Brent was higher on developments in Iraq. Gold was mostly flat, up about 70 cents on the day.
Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says Iran is a potential beneficiary of the violence in Iraq as it could see some sanctions lifted to allow it to ramp up oil production.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There was a pause today, as WTI was down slightly. Gold was down on the day, as traders kept their eyes on the Fed.
As tensions escalate in Iraq, the "Fast Money" traders discuss the elevated price of oil and share their best oil plays right now.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold was up slightly on the day, to $1,275.30, while oil traders took a wait & see approach as Iraq simmers.
David Gordon, Eurasia Group chairman, weighs in on the crisis in Iraq and where he thinks the conflict is headed. Gordon says there is no good outcome and the best case scenario is that al-Maliki "gets it" and cuts a better deal with the Sunnis.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the Iraqi government is recruiting more men to replace those who abandoned their positions earlier in the week.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides an update on the crisis in Iraq. Caruso-Cabrera says Iraqi citizens are fleeing for fear of U.S. air strikes.
Discussing the immediate threat to U.S. oil supplies, with Charles T. Maxwell, American DG Energy chairman. Maxwell says the likelihood of a complete stop of oil development in Iraq is becoming greater every day.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides an update on the crisis in Iraq, and how the unrest is sending oil prices higher. Secretary of State John Kerry said he "anticipates timely decisions from the president" in regards to the challenges there.
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, says a "severe escalation" of the violence in Iraq could see oil prices push above $120 a barrel.
Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says the oil price rally is due to the fear of reduced production in Iraq rather than an actual loss of production.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Iraq makes traders nervous and drives oil prices higher. Gold was up on the day and nat gas spiked on weak inventory numbers.
NBC's Jim Miklaszewski reports senior military officials say there is no active plan for U.S. air strikes in Iraq due to a lack of "vital" intelligence.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports natural gas inventories are up 107 billion cubic feet.