• President Barack Obama and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.

    As if low prices weren't enough for the oil market, it must not hold their breath in the face of a potential new law.

  • Oil production costs falling for US producers

    The drop in oil prices is obvious. The simultaneously falling costs of production aren't. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports.

  • New oil tax bad policy, politics: Pro

    The Rapidan Group Founder and President Bob McNally discusses an oil tax vs. a gasoline tax and what they could be used for.

  • $10 oil tax won't happen: Pro

    CNBC contributor Jared Bernstein says that even if oil were taxed $10 per barrel, consumers may not feel pain at the pump.

  • Furman: Oil tax wouldn't be on exports Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 9:39 AM ET
    Furman: Oil tax wouldn't be on exports

    White House economic adviser Jason Furman provides insight to how the proposal to put a $10 per barrel fee on oil.

  • Japanese volcano erupts near nuclear plant Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 6:05 AM ET
    An aerial view of Sakurajima taken in August 2015

    A Japanese volcano about 50 km (30 miles) from a nuclear plant erupted on Friday, Japan's Meteorological Agency said.

  • Shell to layoff 10,000 employees Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 2:02 AM ET
    Shell to layoff 10,000 employees

    Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi, discusses the impact of the deal between Royal Dutch Shell and BG.

  • Deutsche Bank: Supply still weighing on commods Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 8:37 PM ET
    Oil slump

    Major commodities such as copper, iron ore and oil still face slowing demand with excess supply, says Michael Spencer from Deutsche Bank.

  • What are impacts of Obama's oil charge? Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 5:45 PM ET
    Obama to propose $10/BBL oil fee

    Neal Dingmann from Suntrust Robinson Humphrey, says Obama's proposed $10/barrel oil charge would be salt in the wounds for oil companies.

  • Oil and FX seeing higher correlation? Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 5:29 PM ET
    Oil markets

    Over time, currency and oil markets tend to move inversely to each other, explains Tobias Levkovich, chief U.S. equity strategist at Citigroup.

  • White House proposes $10 per barrel fee on oil Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 3:30 PM ET
    White House proposes $10 per barrel fee on oil

    The White House is proposing a $10 per barrel fee on oil, CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Oil winners, losers & 'zombies': Braziel Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 2:33 PM ET
    Oil winners, losers & 'zombies': Braziel

    Where to invest in the oil patch, with Rusty Braziel, RBN Energy President and Principal energy markets consultant. Braziel says if you want to buy an oil stock, "look at companies investing in the lowest cost production region relative to the size of the well it's produced."

  • US President Barack Obama

    Oil companies would cover the fee under the plan, which would have difficulty clearing the Republican-controlled Congress.

  • Jeff Currie talks low oil Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 2:22 PM ET
    Jeff Currie talks low oil

    Goldman Sachs' head of commodities research Jeff Currie, said oil would fall into the $20 range and he was right. "We will get the production declines we need to actually begin to re balance this market by late third quarter, early fourth quarter of this year," he says.

  • These are early signs of capitulation for oil Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 1:07 PM ET
    A worker checks a valve at the Lukoil company owned Imilorskoye oil field outside the West Siberian city of Kogalym, Russia.

    Early signs of capitulation by oil producers could mean a bottom is getting closer.

  • Warren Buffett's new oil bet nears $1 billion Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 1:04 PM ET
    A Phillips 66 logo is seen on a gas pump as a car is filled a Beck's station in Princeton, Illinois.

    Amid the wreckage of the crude oil market, Warren Buffett's already big bet on an oil giant nears $1 billion.

  • Energy dividends at risk? Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 12:49 PM ET
     Energy dividends at risk?

    The Fast Money Halftime Report team discusses whether more energy companies will cut their dividends and how their stocks will move if they do.

  • Walmart wants to run own gas stations Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 12:44 PM ET
    Gas prices

    The decision is part of Walmart's broader goal of pulling in more revenue from its gas stations, USA TODAY reported.

  • Don't bail on bonds: Pro Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 12:31 PM ET
    Don't bail on bonds: Pro

    Mihir Worah of PIMCO Asset Allocation explains why the bond market is still attractive, especially when it comes to government bonds.

  • You won't see $70 oil until 2018: Morgan Stanley Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 10:39 AM ET
    Oil barrels over supply

    Morgan Stanley has downgraded its outlook for oil prices, expecting the supply and demand imbalance to continue for another two years.

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