Boone Pickens


  • 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.

  • 'We're Complete Fools' for Cancelling Pipeline: Pickens Wednesday, 18 Jan 2012 | 3:26 PM ET

    "We're complete fools" for scuttling the Keystone Pipeline because it would've brought energy security to the US, well-known oilman T. Boone Pickens told CNBC.

  • Keystone Decision a Gift to OPEC: Boone Pickens     Wednesday, 18 Jan 2012 | 2:57 PM ET

    Boone Pickens, founder & chairman of BP Capital management, says the Obama administration's rejection of the Keystone Pipeline is a missed opportunity for job creation and energy security.

  • Boone Pickens on the BCS     Monday, 5 Dec 2011 | 2:40 PM ET

    A thrilling weekend win for Oklahoma State was not enough for OK State's biggest booster. Boone Pickens, BP Capital Management founder & CEO, explains why he is upset with the BCS.

  • Most 20-year-olds wouldn't have the nerve to cold call billionaire energy tycoon T. Boone Pickens once. But when Joseph Maddalone was that age, he called Picken's office everyday for 30 days until he finally got an answer.

  • Pickens Jobs Plan     Friday, 14 Oct 2011 | 2:02 PM ET

    T. Boone Pickens, BP Capital Management, says the government is being short-sighted when it comes to creating jobs, and lays out his plan to create half a million jobs in the oil and gas industry.

  • Is NatGas the Answer to U.S. Energy Problem?     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 2:33 PM ET

    Boone Pickens, BP Capital Management founder/chairman provides his thoughts on a new and improved energy plan that he says will get Americans back to work.

  • Lawmakers don't understand America has the resources to break free from foreign oil, billionaire energy investor T. Boone Pickens told Cramer.

  • T. Boone Pickens Talks Energy     Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 6:30 PM ET

    T. Boone Pickens speaks to Mad Money host Jim Cramer about alternative energy sources.

  • Pickens One-On-One     Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 4:30 PM ET

    Boone Pickens, of BP Capital Management founder/CEO with his take on the oil markets and how this period of volatility plays into the demand and development of alternative fuels.

  • Chesapeake Energy is spending $1 billion on a three-pronged plan to  "break the headlock" of OPEC oil dependency, CEO Aubrey McClendon told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Will Nat Gas Replace Oil?     Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 7:40 PM ET

    We just saw the beginning of the end of OPEC, Boone Pickens, BP Capital tells CNBC's Larry Kudlow. Chris Edmonds, Enerecap Partners, and Peter Beutel, Cameron Hanover, also weigh in.

  • First Jobs of CEOs Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 10:05 AM ET
    It is probably hard to imagine Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson babysitting, or James Dimon of J.P. Morgan Chase cooking French fries. While neither one of those men ever held those particular jobs, many of the wealthiest and most powerful CEOs in the world earned their first paychecks by delivering newspapers, mowing lawns or waiting tables. After all, everyone has to start somewhere. Click ahead to see the first jobs held by some of today’s most powerful CEOs.

    Many of the wealthiest and most powerful CEOs in the world earned their first paychecks by delivering newspapers, mowing lawns or waiting tables. Learn more.

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