Moody's has cut its outlook for the debt ratings of Saudi Arabia and three other Gulf states while lowering Bahrain's rating to junk.
Moody's placed Russia and Saudi Arabia on review for ratings downgrades, citing their exposure to the oil and gas industry.
U.S. oil prices rallied again on Friday after a one-day pause, helped by strong U.S. jobs data and technical buying.
Life and "key man" insurance policies have special rules regarding suicide.
Carl Camden, Kelly Services CEO & President, explains where the jobs are in the energy sector.
Stocks are very, very, very close to a key psychological level.
Jon Forster of Impax picks green tech and other environmental winners and losers from oil’s decline.
If the worst is over for oil prices and energy stocks, what's the best way to get in on a rebound without getting burned?
Luca Paolini, chief strategist at Pictet Asset Managment, says the spread between high yield and investment grade is too wide.
Natural gas is the cheapest it's been in nearly two decades, and it could get even cheaper, thanks to U.S. shale drillers.
The motion was filed in U.S. District Court in Oklahoma City on Thursday, the day after Aubrey McClendon died in a fiery one-car crash.
McClendon's business dealings are still under question, but Oklahomans are showing an outpouring of gratitude for his accomplishments.
It's not clear if the alleged co-conspirator of the former Chesapeake Energy CEO will now be prosecuted.
Exxon Mobil chief Rex Tillerson tells CNBC that extracting shale oil at current prices can yield a modest return, but "we wouldn't do that."
Investors are more bullish after the recent deal between Russia, Qatar, Venezuela and Saudi Arabia, says Argus Media's Alejandro Barbajosa.
Tevin Vongvanich, president and CEO of PTT, says the firm has to rethink its strategy now that oil markets are in a different environment.
Many oil and gas companies could file for bankruptcy this year if energy prices stay low, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan.
Platts' Annalisa Jeffries explains that rising steel prices are driving the rally in iron ore.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on at the latest news in the investigation into the death of Aubrey McClendon.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
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