Supply and Demand


  • Oil prices hinge on geopolitical risk: Argus   Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 6:34 PM ET
    Oil prices hinge on geopolitical risk: Argus

    Azlin Ahmad, Editor, Crude Oil at Argus Media, says unless violence in Yemen escalates, prices will likely come back down again as per market fundamentals.

  • Boone Pickens: We got too much gas   Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 8:21 AM ET
    Boone Pickens: We got too much gas

    Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, provides his predictions on natural gas prices.

  • Boone Pickens on oil prices   Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 8:16 AM ET
    Boone Pickens: Exxon needs to buy somebody

    Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, weighs in on the outlook for oil stocks, and untapped oil supplies in Alaska.

  • Avoid this oil pitfall: Pro   Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 6:47 AM ET
    Avoid this oil pitfall: Pro

    Doug King, RCMA Asset Management, discusses oil market volatility and why crude could fall to $33 - $40 a barrel unless the supply-demand imbalance is resolved.

  • 4 factors pressuring oil: Expert   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 6:53 AM ET
    4 factors pressuring oil: Pro

    Helima Croft, RBC Capital Markets, provides prospective on how oversupply in U.S. crude, the Israeli election, an increase in Libya production and a possible Iran nuclear deal are contributing to falling oil prices.

  • Strong dollar and over-supply trounce oil   Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 7:33 AM ET
    Strong dollar and over-supply trounce oil

    Matt Smith, Schneider Electric, provides his outlook on oil, as crude prices get slammed, sliding to six-year lows and sanctions may be lifted on Iran.

  • Storage worries plague oil sector   Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 6:11 AM ET
    Storage worries plague oil sector

    Kevin Book, Clearview Energy Partners, discusses the outlook on oil, as crude nears 6-year lows and concerns surface prices will continue to get squeezed if sanctions against Iran are lifted.

  • How to play stocks amid oil rout   Sunday, 15 Mar 2015 | 11:24 PM ET
    How to play stocks amid oil rout

    Buy transport stocks for short-term gains and hold oil-related counters for opportunities in the long run, says Jonathan Barratt, chief investment officer at Ayers Alliance Securities.

  • Spring housing: Bloom or bust   Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 10:43 AM ET
    Spring housing: Bloom or bust

    CNBC's Diana Olick Spring tracks spring housing demand and the lack of supply. A look at what future home buyers can expect.

  • How low can crude go?   Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 7:32 AM ET
    How low can crude go?

    Edward Morse, Citi commodities research, discusses what's driving oil price lower as the commodity wanders further into bear territory.

  • A taste of China's feeble housing recovery   Sunday, 1 Mar 2015 | 5:49 PM ET
    A taste of China's feeble housing recovery

    CNBC's Eunice Yoon visits the Chinese city of Luoyang, where 8.5 square kilometers - the equivalent of 1,600 football fields - of properties remain unsold as of 2014.

  • The end of oil's rout? Not yet, says this expert   Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 6:31 PM ET
    The end of oil's rout? Not yet, says this expert

    Matt Smith, commodity analyst at Schneider Electric, explains why oil prices could still come under pressure, with the buildup of oil supply likely to exacerbate.

  • Navigating oil's slippery slope   Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 7:34 AM ET
    Navigating oil's slippery slope

    Demand is going up, says Jack Gerard, American Petroleum Institute president and CEO, weighing in on oil prices and increasing U.S. supplies. Also Gerard comments on President Obama's veto of the Keystone pipeline.

  • Why BofA remains an oil bear   Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 5:31 PM ET
    Why BofA remains an oil bear

    With rising supply and a lack of recovery in demand, oil prices will still see downside pressure over the coming months, says Francisco Blaunch, head of Global Commodities Research at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

  • FT: OPEC could hold meeting   Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 1:59 PM ET
    FT: OPEC could hold meeting

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on the pop in crude oil midday Monday. CNBC contributor John Kilduff, weighs in.

  • End of cheap gas?   Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 1:04 PM ET
    End of cheap gas?

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports why crude prices could continue to go lower, while gas prices go higher.

  • Oil prices extend slide   Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 10:13 AM ET
    Oil prices extend slide

    Workers of the United Steelworkers union (USW) are entering the 4th week of protests. John Felmy, American Petroleum Institute, and Pavel Molchanov, Raymond James energy analyst, discuss the potential impact.

  • US refinery strike won't impact oil: Pro   Sunday, 22 Feb 2015 | 10:33 PM ET
    US refinery strike won't impact oil: Pro

    While the ongoing strike in U.S. refineries could lead to supply shortages, it won't affect global oil prices, says Juerg Kiener, managing director and CIO at Swiss Asia Capital.

  • Oil expert: Likely see $30 handle before balance mid-2016

    The Schork Report editor Stephen Schork, explains the volatility in the price of oil, and when demand could pick up.

  • Cramer: Let oil sell off, benefits huge   Thursday, 19 Feb 2015 | 9:30 AM ET
    Cramer: Let oil sell off, benefits huge

    CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss the sell off in WTI crude oil.