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  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil in $30s could be next  Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude dropped under $50 today, but closed just above. Some traders are lowering their targets to the $30s. Gas saw its 102nd consecutive day of price drops. And nat gas closed under $3 on the day.

  • BENGHAZI, Libya, Dec 31- Libya has made progress containing a fire at its largest oil port that has destroyed four days of the country's oil production but the damage to storage tanks will hamper efforts to resume exports, officials and industry insiders said. Both sides command forces made up of former rebel troops which helped oust Gaddafi but which are now...

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • Oil hits fresh five-year low, looks past Libya Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 11:45 AM ET
    Firefighters work to put out a fire on an oil tank at the port of Es Sider in Ras Lanuf, Libya, Dec. 29, 2014.

    U.S. crude futures hit a new five-year low, reversing earlier gains on concerns about Libyan supply.

  • *Hariga fields still producing- oil official. BENGHAZI, Libya, Dec 29- Libya's oil output has shrunk back further after blazing oil tanks at a major terminal helped world oil prices higher and burnt a bigger hole in its dollar currency reserves. Libya has appealed to Italy, Germany and the United States to send firefighters.

  • World oil demand outlook  Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 10:31 AM ET

    Has oil found its bottom? Andy Lipow, Lipow Oil Associates president, breaks down the oil complex amid clashes in Libya that have disrupted oil production.

  • Time to buy energy sector?  Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 9:04 AM ET

    Discussing oil disruption in Libya and if the energy sector is a buy, with Francisco Blanch, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, and Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets.

  • UPDATE 1-Libya fighting destroys two days oil supply Sunday, 28 Dec 2014 | 10:08 AM ET

    BENGHAZI, Libya, Dec 28- A fire caused by fighting at one of Libya's main export terminals has destroyed more than two days of the country's oil production, officials said on Sunday, as clashes escalated between factions battling for control of the OPEC member nation. A missile hit an oil storage tank last week at the port of Es Sider during fighting between forces...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 23- Libya, torn by a growing political divide that threatens to engulf its oilfields, could become the next Syria if it does not patch its divided government and get help battling Islamic militants, the country's foreign minister said on Tuesday. Dayri represents the internationally recognized government in eastern Libya, which is locked in an...

  • Commodities tomorrow: Energy complex higher  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas down 9% today  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil sold off again today, as traders look for it to move lower. The average gas price in the US is now $2.39.

  • BENGHAZI/ TRIPOLI, Dec 22- Fighting between Libya's competing governments has spread to a third oil port, curbing gas exports to Italy and cutting crude production to less than needed to cover the North African country's own domestic requirements, officials said. Libya has had two governments and parliaments since a group called Libya Dawn seized the capital...

  • Libya not producing enough oil for own needs, NOC says Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 10:11 AM ET

    TRIPOLI, Dec 22- Libya's oil output cannot even cover its own needs, the National Oil Corp said on Monday, as the country struggles with fighting and protests that have hampered production since the 2011 ouster of leader Muammar Gaddafi. OPEC member Libya produced about 1.65 million barrels of crude oil a day the year before Gaddafi's ouster, consuming about...

  • TRIPOLI, Dec 20- Libya's internationally recognised government aims to set up a new payment system to receive oil revenues, bypassing the central bank based in Tripoli, the capital city that is no longer under its control, its top oil official said on Saturday. The OPEC oil producer has had two parallel governments and parliaments since August when a group called...

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gas less than $2.50  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down on the day, but the market was up. Way up. Traders are looking for oil to dip into the $40s soon.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gas price $2.51  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude actually ended slightly higher on the day. There was a little bit of buying going into the Fed meeting, traders said.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gasoline drops again  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Another volatile day for crude, which closed up 2 cents on the day.

  • Ticking time bombs: Where oil's fall is dangerous Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 10:13 AM ET
    Venezuela is one of the nations most threatened by civil unrest resulting from low oil prices. The Latin American nation has already experienced discord this year, as shown in this image of protesters in Caracas in February.

    Lower oil prices are good for some countries and bad for others. In a few, things could get ugly.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil's increasing market toll  Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Another volatile day for crude as WTI and Brent were both down on the day.

  • Libyan oil terminals forced to close  Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 5:25 AM ET

    Two of Libya's key oil terminals have been closed after clashes broke out, disrupting the country's crude export capacity. CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports.