T. Boone Pickens


  • Pickens Would Tap Half of SPR  Wednesday, 26 Sep 2012 | 4:13 PM ET

    What's behind oil's freefall, with Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder. "We have enough oil, we've got 750 million barrels in the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. I would start looking at that to take maybe half of that out of there," he says. "We don't need to store that much oil."

  • No Need to Import OPEC Oil: Pickens Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 4:10 PM ET
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    The U.S. has the natural resources to one day stop importing OPEC crude oil, Boone Pickens, founder of BP Capital, told CNBC’s "Street Signs" on Monday.

  • No Spike in Natural Gas Looming: Boone Pickens Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 1:11 PM ET
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    The U.S. should continue to have a cheap energy advantage compared to the rest of the world, Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Wednesday.

  • US Needs to Develop Its Own Energy: Pickens Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 3:48 PM ET
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    The U.S. needs to do a better job of developing its own natural resources to help improve sluggish economic growth, T. Boone Pickens, founder of BP Capital, told CNBC’s “Street Signs” on Thursday.

  • Boone Pickens: Natural Gas Prices Have Bottomed  Tuesday, 12 Jun 2012 | 12:41 PM ET

    Billionaire energy investor Boone Pickens shares his best play in the energy sector now, adding that oil supply remains tight, and prices will hold or go up in the coming months.

  • Boone Pickens on Energy Outlook  Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 8:35 AM ET

    T. Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, discusses his views on the nation's energy policies, oil & natural gas prices, and concerns at Chesapeake Energy, with Kenneth Langone, Geeknet CEO.

  • Last Call: "Call me Jamie": Dimon Meets His Moby Dick Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 11:39 PM ET
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    JP Morgan shocks the financial world with a surprise 5pm conference call to announce a $2B in losses Yahoo CEO says he never gave the company his resume. Boone Pickens delivers a frank talk and video game sales see a 5th straight month of decline.

  • Pickens Sells Stake in Chesapeake Energy Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 9:36 PM ET
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    Worried about the collapsing price of natural gas, Boone Pickens recently sold his entire stake in Chesapeake Energy, he told CNBC during an exclusive interview at the SALT alternative-asset conference in Las Vegas.

  • Pickens: Gas Refineries Will Want Subsidies Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 4:49 PM ET
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    Texas oil and gas investor T. Boone Pickens has a warning for Pennsylvania now that it is subsidizing Delta Air Lines's purchase of a gas refinery: Keep your wallet handy.

  • Pickens on Chesapeake Energy  Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 3:43 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo speaks to T. Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder and CEO, about Delta's deal to buy a ConocoPhillips' refinery and whether investors should steer clear of Chesapeake Energy right now.

  • Nat Gas Prices 'Close to a Bottom': Boone Pickens Wednesday, 11 Apr 2012 | 3:46 PM ET
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    Natural gas prices, which earlier Wednesday broke below $2, are as low as they'll get, T. Boone Pickens told CNBC.

  • Pickens on Taxes & Natural Gas  Wednesday, 11 Apr 2012 | 2:16 PM ET

    Discussing the "Buffett Rule"and how natural gas prices can be turned around, with Boone Pickens, BP Capital Management.

  • Brent Will Hit $148 a Barrel on Supply Issues: Pickens Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 11:35 AM ET

    Texas energy mogul T. Boone Pickens told CNBC Thursday he thinks Brent North Sea oil could hit $148 a barrel this summer because demand is outrunning supply.

  • Boone Pickens on Higher Oil Prices  Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    Is team Obama punishing the oil and gas industry with high taxes and more regulations? Boone Pickens, BP Capital Management, weighs in.

  • T. Boone Pickens: Oil Could Hit $148 Per Barrel Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 3:47 PM ET
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    Tightening oil production worldwide could mean prices will hit $148 per barrel this summer, Texas billionaire investor T. Boone Pickens said Tuesday.

  • Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich's plan to lower the price of gas to $2.50 a gallon nationally by opening federal lands to drilling is “not realistic,” T. Boone Pickens told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Will CNG Vehicles Beat Out Electric Cars? Monday, 5 Mar 2012 | 6:07 PM ET

    One energy company’s CEO is betting on natural gas — by giving its employees vehicles that run on it.

  • T. Boone Pickens: Natural Gas a Game-Changer Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012 | 7:05 PM ET
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    The best energy bet for the United States amid rising crude prices might lay in natural gas, billionaire oilman T. Boone Pickens said Wednesday.

  • Pickens: Cheapest Energy in World in U.S.  Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    "We're a country awash in natural gas," says Boone Pickens, BP Capital Management.

  • Navistar, Pickens Group in Natural Gas Truck Deal Wednesday, 1 Feb 2012 | 12:02 PM ET
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    Clean Energy Fuels, noted investor T. Boone Pickens' natural gas distribution vehicle, got more gas Wednesday when Navistar International said it would start making truck engines that use alternative fuels.