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Establishing a no-fly zone over Libya is likely to be far messier and less effective than advocates like Senators John McCain and John Kerry are forecasting.
Weighing in on whether the impact of rising oil has already taken its pound of flesh from equities, with Eric Ross, Watch Harbor Asset Management, and Greg Olsen, Lenox Advisors.
The recent surge in oil prices is not supported by fundamentals, according to the Saudi Oil Minister. Insight on who these oil speculators are and where oil would be trading without them, with Sean Cota, New England Fuel Institute president.
Throughout the recent unrest in the Middle East, virtually no oil production has been affected, save in Libya, Sara Akbar, CEO of Kuwait Energy, told CNBC Tuesday.
Stocks added to strong gains as volatility in the oil markets eased amid news OPEC is considering a boost in output. Bank of America and AmEx rose, while McDonald's fell.
The Bahrainian royal family is plenty worried about the unrest in their country. The Saudis are concerned about unrest, Gaddafi is a wild card and the Chinese have big plans.
War fever is growing ever hotter with each passing day.
Nearly three weeks after Libya erupted in what may now turn into a protracted civil war, the politics of military intervention to speed the ouster of Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi grow more complicated by the day — for both the White House and Republicans. The New York Times reports.
Stock index futures turned higher again after news that OPEC had no plans for an extraordinary meeting.
US and European diplomats are scrambling to get a clearer picture of the leadership of Libya’s besieged opposition movement after concluding that Muammer Gaddafi is unlikely to fall quickly like his counterparts in neighboring Egypt and Tunisia, the Financial Times reports.
Video from the front line, Libyan refugee camps, the border, and the evacuation of foreign nationals at the airport, most of whom are from Bangladesh, Vietnam and Ghana.
Top energy industry leaders gather in Houston this week at a critical time for the oil producing world and are expected to attempt to assure markets that supply is ample around the globe.
As soon as the Libyan leader leaves power, Cramer thinks the markets will rally hard.
Insight on whether we are nearing the economic tipping point for oil prices, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson; Chris Edmonds, Enerecap Partners and John Hofmeister,former president/CEO, Shell Oil.
Tweeting for profit, oil's wild ride and the headwinds facing Bank of America. Here's some of what we’re watching — and therefore you should as well.?
A trade to capture a healthy dividend off the rising price of crude.
My colleague John Carney is half right in his opinion piece about Libya—and where he is wrong he is wrong for the best of reasons.
Now that senior senators from both the Republican and Democratic parties are putting pressure on the Obama administration to put a “no-fly zone” in place over Libya, it’s incumbent that skeptics of this kind of belligerence speak out.
Once the unrest in Libya is resolved, Stuart Frankel's Steve Grasso thinks oil prices are likely to go lower.
Robin Shoemaker, Citi oil service analyst, discusses what the surge in crude means for the oil equipment and services sector.