SINGAPORE, March 17- Brent futures edged higher on Monday to hold above $108 a barrel as the deepening crisis in Ukraine led to supply disruption worries. Brent crude edged up 10 cents to $108.31 by 0322 GMT, while U.S. crude futures were up 24 cents at $99.13.» Read More
NEW YORK, Feb 26- Losses in natural gas dominated the action in commodities for a third straight session on Wednesday, unraveling annual gains racked up earlier by the heating fuel, while gold, silver and wheat prices also showed significant declines. "It has been a money game," said Steve Platt, an analyst at Archer Financial in Chicago.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude edged higher today after the weekly inventory report showed a smaller build than expected. Nat gas dipped again on the day, as temperatures have been more moderate than expected. Gold was down about $13 on the day.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports crude oil inventories rise 68,000 barrels and gas inventories decline 2.8 million barrels.
TOKYO, Feb 26- U.S. crude oil edged up early on Wednesday after falling the previous day when industry data showed a build up in U.S. crude stockpiles and renewed economic worries in China. *U.S. crude futures for April delivery rose 22 cents to $102.05 a barrel by 0020 GMT, after finishing 99 cents lower on Tuesday.
*Cotton down 2 pct after hitting 6- month high Monday. NEW YORK, Feb 25- Natural gas futures slumped for a second straight session on Tuesday, slashing year-to-date gains, while cotton prices also fell in a broad commodities selloff sparked by profit-taking. Corn, a base for animal feed, also rose, reversing early losses.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down on the day, as investors worry about growth in China and the U.S. Nat gas was down on the day, as well. And gold closed at $1,342.70.
Digging into rising oil and natural gas prices, and top energy plays now, with Addison Armstrong, Tradition Energy, and the FMHR traders.
TOKYO, Feb 25- U.S. crude oil dipped early on Tuesday after rising the previous day when the contract was supported by upbeat economic sentiment and forecasts that supplies would fall from the benchmark delivery point. *U.S. crude futures for April delivery fell 19 cents to $102.63 a barrel by 0018 GMT, after finishing 62 cents higher on Monday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up slightly today, because of geopolitical issues around the world. Nat gas dipped on the day, and is now closer to $5 than $6. Gold closed at $1,338, and traders will watch Yellen to see where it's likely headed.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest details on crude oil and natural gas prices and gold's slow grind forward.
Arjuna Mahendran, Emirates National Bank of Dubai talks about the politics of subsidies in emerging markets and how that is hurting the economies from within along with the Fed's tapering.
*U.S. crude futures for April delivery rose 41 cents to $102.61 a barrel by 0033 GMT, after finishing 55 cents lower on Friday. *The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the United States rose almost 12 cents over the past two weeks as violent crises in three areas of the world heightened concerns in the oil market.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Nat gas was slightly lower today. Colder temps on the way kept the price over $6. Crude stayed high, as well, because colder temperatures make it difficult to get oil out of the ground. Gold was slightly lower today, but could still pop based on economic uncertainty.
The Department of Energy has released its crude inventory data for the week, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports natural gas has slightly declined, but still sits over the $6 mark.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The entire energy complex closed up as crude ended the day above $103/barrel. Growing demand in China is one reason. Meanwhile, natural gas climbed above $6, as a colder-than-expected forecast drove prices higher.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports natural gas nears the $6 level and crude oil nears $103 a barrel on winter demand and supply concerns.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Economic data tomorrow morning will likely drive markets. The Fed minutes will likely give an idea of the strength of the economy.
BRENT CRUDE FUTURES EXTEND GAINS BY MORE THAN $1 TO SESSION HIGH OF $110.41.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports how geopolitical concerns and colder temperatures are fueling Tuesday's energy rally.