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Chevron CEO John Watson talks oil prices, Middle East tensions, debt and dividends with, CNBC's Kelly Evans.
A Yemeni official said the Saudi-backed operation in the country would only take days, but experts said an easy conclusion is unlikely.
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Against a backdrop of political chaos in the Middle East, hedge fund managers said the oil price would remain volatile and could fall as low as $30.
A new oil order has arrived and it will be marked by greater uncertainty and generally lower oil prices, strategists say.
Americans "need to understand just how important a threat Yemen can be," says one analyst.
Military intervention by Saudi Arabia in the conflict in Yemen is ringing alarm bells around the Middle East and the world.
A fledgling Latin American trade block is larger economically than Brazil, and growing three or four times as fast.
U.S. crude settled down 5 percent on Friday as fears about the disruption of crude shipments from Yemen's conflict eased.
The conflict has pitted two big oil production nations against each other, Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Former Asst. Secretary of State and former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Ed Walker, provides perspective on the conflicts in the Middle East.
Yemen is but a small producer of crude, so investors should not be overly concerned about the conflict, Francisco Blanch of Bank of America Merrill Lynch told CNBC.
Yeme's current political conflict can be linked to escalating tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia, says Jonathan Pain, author of the Pain Report.
Oil surged Thursday on news that Saudi Arabia launched a military operation in Yemen, but analysts doubt geopolitical tensions will sustain the rally.
Pasquale Romano, CEO of ChargePoint, expects oil companies and retail oil outlets to soon become redundant as electric vehicles become more popular.
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Erik Davidson, CIO at Wells Fargo, says investors should balance their exposure to U.S. equities amid a backdrop of volatile oil prices and a looming stock market correction.
Scott Wren of Wells Fargo and Steve Massoca of Wedbush Equity, discuss which sectors show opportunity for trading.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Even as oil pops, energy stocks are somnambulant. Kathy Lien of BK Asset Management and Andrew Burkly of Oppenheimer discuss what that could mean for crude's next move.