Crude prices inched down on Monday in Asia, staying not far from two-month lows hit in the previous session, amid worries over a global oil glut. » Read More
North Korea announced on Wednesday that it had successfully tested a “miniaturized” hydrogen bomb, but what exactly is it? CNBC explains.
Middle Eastern powerhouse Saudi Arabia wants better ties with Russia, a country it sees as a "great power," the Saudi foreign minister told CNBC.
Amid tensions in the Middle East, former Saudi Arabia ambassadors join CNBC to weigh in on a possible escalation.
Kevin O'Leary, co-founder of O'Leary Funds, shares his energy forecast.
As oil prices fell toward an 11-year low Tuesday, experts debated what this means for the Texas and broader global economy.
Dennis Gartman explains why oil's volatility will be limited in 2016.
Tensions in the Middle East typically drive up oil prices but the Saudia Arabia-Iran conflict will further depress prices, says Stephen Myrow.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports U.S. crude inventories dropped by 5.1 million barrels last week.
Russia can play a positive role, and Saudi Arabia wants to improve its relationship with the country, says Adel al-Jubeir, Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister.
Low oil prices could spur further mergers and acquisitions (M&A) across the oil and gas sector in 2016, analysts told CNBC.
Deteriorating relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran will damage peace talks in Syria and serve to benefit Islamic State, analysts warn.
Saudi Aramco has raised its February price for its Arab Light grade for Asian customers by $0.60 a barrel versus January to a discount of $0.80 a barrel to the Oman/Dubai average, it said on Tuesday.
Natixis oil and gas analyst, Abhishek Deshpande explains how Saudi Arabia’s tensions could add a risk premium to oil.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Energy companies trading significantly below where they were a year ago are very attractive buys, notes Craig Hodges, CIO and portfolio manager at Hodges Funds.
Adel Al-Jubeir, Saudi foreign minister, makes statements regarding severing ties with Iran.
Rodger Shanahan, research fellow at the Lowy Institute, says the conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran will be maintained at the diplomatic level, and is just a part of a long-term rivalry.
Oil fell on fears about China's economic growth and a stronger U.S. dollar, returning some of the gains triggered by Middle East tensions.
Jonathan Barratt, CIO at Ayers Alliance Securities, identifies various factors that could support crude prices and potentially even spur a rally in the first half of 2016.
Dealmaking in 2016 may surpass this year's levels as acquisitions of distressed assets and firms accelerate, particularly in the energy sector, says Robert Profusek of Jones Day.