SINGAPORE, Oct 21- U.S. crude futures hovered near $83 a barrel on Tuesday after an uneventful session overnight and ahead of data from China that may point to cooling economic growth in the world's No. 2 oil consumer. *U.S. crude for November delivery was up 4 cents at $82.75 a barrel by 0008 GMT after ending nearly flat at $82.71 on Monday. *About a third of U.S. shale...» Read More
PIMCO's Tony Crescenzi on Bernanke's testimony, where bonds are headed from here, and the Italian threat, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
Pro trader Jim Iuorio explains why he thinks now is a good time to gain exposure to natural gas.
A check on what is likely to impact market action today, with CNBC's Rick Santelli; Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management; and Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners.
The Futures Now team have the play on the precious metal, as prices decline amid improving U.S. economic data.
Anthony Grisanti, founder of GRZ Energy, explains why he doesn't think gas prices will skyrocket in 2013.
Uncertainty has been the name of the game of late. What should investors expect to see in the currency markets ahead of Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony? Marc Chandler, Brown Brothers Harriman; and Mark Sebastian, Option Pit Mentoring and Consulting, weigh in.
Kevin Book, ClearView Energy Partners, discusses whether rising gas prices will continue into the spring and summer.
Stocks ease after a massive run. Should you buy on the pullback? Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital, weighs in with his trade.
Are copper and oil flashing a warning sign for stocks? Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital, provides his trade on crude, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Investor Peter Schiff remains optimistic about the long-term prospects for gold, despite its recent losses. (1:44)
Widely followed investment broker and gold bull Peter Schiff challenges gold bear Tom Kendall of Credit Suisse.
Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital discusses what's behind gold's fall and how he is trading the precious metal. And, Tom Kendall, Credit Suisse explains why he thinks the play in gold is over, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
A look at why traders are watching commodities ahead of the market's open, with Michael Gurka, Spectrum Asset Management.
The real reason gold can't rally. Trading gold ahead of the Fed, with Mark Dow, Behavior Macro Blog, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Mark Dow, author of the Behavioral Macro blog, explains why he thinks investors of the precious metal might have made a mistake, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Stocks rally, but oil is stuck. Could there be a release coming from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve? And could it be that oil prices are forecasting a dip in stocks, with Daniel Yergin, IHS, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Daniel Yergin, vice chairman of IHS, comments on where he sees crude oil going. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Will higher gas prices crimp the stock rally? A look at what's driving prices at the pump, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Jeff Kilburg at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
The Futures Now team discuss retail gasoline prices which have risen for 32 straight days.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports that even though gas prices have pulled back, futures are up over where they were a year ago. For the past 33 days, retail gas prices have climbed, she reports, and the national average is $3.75/gallon.
With reports due from Apple, McDonald's and IBM, earnings could finally dictate trading this week. And that's a good thing.
After surprisingly dovish comments by St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard, is it safe to buy back into the market?
Has the market bottomed? Jim Iuorio and Brian Stutland say yes. With CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
Gold clung to overnight gains as worries persisted over a slowdown in the global economy after China's growth eased in the third quarter.
Brent held above $85 as China oil demand supported prices, although gains were capped by oversupply and fears of a weak global economy.
Hopes that winter rains would help ease California's severe drought appear to be going by the wayside.