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"We think we're close to a bottom in the oil field services cycle," Kurt Hallead of RBC Capital Markets said.
A group of investors sees a climate-related profit squeeze on oil, and they're calling for better disclosure from energy companies.
OPEC reduced its forecasts for non-OPEC oil supply growth in 2015, but said demand for its oil would be higher than previously thought.
Demand for oil will be higher this year than previously thought, according to new forecasts from the International Energy Agency.
The financial risks of a surge in U.S. oil production - and the ensuing price drop - could hit emerging markets hard.
The "Halftime Report" traders give their trades for the second half.
Iran's oil minister said OPEC should cut daily production as lower oil prices have caused pain for OPEC's less wealthy producers.
Crude's decline over the past year presents an opportunity for those looking to invest in MLPs, according to portfolio manager Quinn Kiley.
OPEC published a stinging critique of oil-producing countries that refused to follow its lead in holding back supply in an effort to boost prices.
An Energy Department analysis finds that drivers in the South spend more on gasoline than areas of the country with larger mass transit systems.
The average national price of a regular gallon of gasoline continues to drop.
Kamunting Street Capital is closing in part because of energy-related losses, showing the potential pitfalls of playing the sector.
The crash in oil prices has led to huge cuts in investment in spending on new exploration and production.
Levels of radon have been rising measurably in Pennsylvania since the controversial practice of fracking started there, researchers reported.
Shell's takeover bid for BG may be a harbinger of more deals for Australia's resources sector, which has taken a body blow from low commodity prices.
The dangers stalking the oil industry are already reflected in the price of US energy junk bonds. Financial Times reports.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he believes BG Group will come out on top in its deal with Shell.
Shell’s $69 billion bid for BG Group could increase its exposure to Brazil at a time when the country appears to be destabilizing and stagnating.
Tehran officials are in Beijing this week to seek more oil sales, in a move that could pressure the U.S. to sign off on a sanction-lifting deal.
Royal Dutch Shell has confirmed it is in advanced talks to buy UK utility BG Group, in a £47 billion cash-and-shares offer.