Weak data on China's factory output weighed on oil prices early. NEW YORK, Aug 21- U.S. and Brent crude futures rose on Thursday, lifted by supportive economic data from the United States after a plentiful supply picture and Chinese economic data had earlier pressured prices.» Read More
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports how crude oil and gold are reacting to headlines out of Russia and Ukraine.
NEW YORK, Aug 15- Brent and U.S. crude futures jumped more than $1 a barrel on Friday on news that Ukraine forces engaged a Russian armored column on Ukrainian soil.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest action in the commodity market as geopolitical tensions subside.
NEW YORK, Aug 14- Crude oil prices fell more than $2 a barrel on both sides of the Atlantic on Thursday, sunk by weak economic data hinting at softening oil demand and by ample supplies. The U.S. crude contract retreated more than 50 cents in a minute as shares of the exchange-traded U.S. Oil Fund saw high-volume trading.
*China property sector slowdown, selling in US oil ETF pressure. NEW YORK, Aug 14- Crude oil prices slumped about 2 percent Thursday, pressured by weak European data and selling in an U.S. exchange-traded oil fund, and joined by a slump in metals prices which helped push a key commodities index to a six-month low.
BRENT CRUDE FUTURES EXTEND LOSSES TO MORE THAN $2 ON AMPLE SUPPLY AND CONCERNS ABOUT DEMAND.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports natural gas inventories increased less than expected to 78 billion cubic feet.
BRENT CRUDE FUTURES FALL $1 TO $103.28/ BBL AS AMPLE SUPPLY, WEAK ECONOMIC DATA WEIGH ON PRICES.
CNBC looks at which countries may be worst hit, both environmentally and economically, by climate change.
Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says oil demand has not been as good as the market expected.
SEOUL, Aug 14- U.S. crude oil futures declined to below $97.50 a barrel on Thursday in early Asian trade, pressured by an unexpected rise in U.S. crude inventory and high oil output in the United States and OPEC member countries.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy prices were volatile on the day, after a build of 1.4 million barrels in crude. Traders expect prices to continue to decline. Gold was up slightly on the day.
LONDON, Aug 13- Brent crude oil bounced off a 13- month low on Wednesday, paring early losses to trade near $103 a barrel as traders with one eye on potential supply disruptions in Iraq started buying. Brent for September delivery was down 7 cents at $102.95 a barrel by 1442 GMT. The Brent contract for October delivery was down 6 cents at $103.83 per barrel.
CRUDE FUTURES EXTEND LOSSES, BRENT PARES GAINS AFTER EIA DATA SHOWS CRUDE STOCKS ROSE LAST WEEK.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports latest crude oil inventories data.
NEW YORK, Aug 13- Brent crude futures turned higher on Wednesday, recovering from a 13- month low as the dollar weakened against the euro and as traders covered shorts ahead of weekly U.S. government data on the nation's oil inventories. Continuing geopolitical threats to supply also continued to support crude futures, brokers and traders said.
LONDON, Aug 13- Brent crude oil bounced off a 13- month low on Wednesday, reversing early losses to trade back above $103 a barrel as traders with one eye on potential supply disruptions in Iraq started buying.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the fiscal Q3 earnings of Deere & Company and the farm economy.
*OPEC output rose to five-month high in July- IEA. LONDON, Aug 13- Brent crude oil fell for a fourth straight day on Wednesday to its lowest in more than a year, dipping towards $102 a barrel as strong supplies overshadowed fears of disruptions from violence in OPEC members Iraq and Libya.