Brent Crude Commodity Market Trades, Charts


  • Commodities Tomorrow     Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • While tensions between Britain and Argentina have been rising as a natural response to the 30th anniversary of the Falkland Islands War, oil is the primary driver of a renewed Falkland dispute that will determine the fate of tens of billions of dollars in black gold.

  • America's New Energy Reality     Friday, 6 Jul 2012 | 7:31 AM ET

    "I think what we see in this country is a refocusing on energy in terms of jobs creation and economic development," says Dan Yergin, IHS CERA chairman, explaining why lawmakers need to attack the nation's energy problems from a new angle, and weighing in on exploring domestic energy sources and geopolitical risk factors facing a tightening oil supply.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Crude's Direction     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Crude Lower on Dollar Strength     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 2:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on the "short-lived" rally in oil this morning; and Dan Dicker of MercBloc, explains why investors might want to consider the natural gas trade over corn.

  • Jim Rogers Explains Why He's Still Bullish on Oil Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 1:17 PM ET
    Jim Rogers

    "If oil does go to $40, that means it'll just be setting up an even more bullish scenario for the duration of the bull market," the famous investor says.

  • CNBC's Brian Shactman breaks down the oil and gas inventory numbers.

  • The Commodities Trade on Today's Data     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 10:40 AM ET

    A commodities play on today's economic numbers, with Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners CEO.

  • Riding the Energy Roller Coaster     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 8:41 AM ET

    Rick Rule, Sprott U.S. Holdings chairman, explains why investors in the energy sector should plan to keep a two to five year time horizon, and how a warm winter could drive natural gas prices to one dollar.

  • ECB Rate Cut Already Priced Into Markets     Wednesday, 4 Jul 2012 | 6:40 PM ET

    Nader Naeimi, Senior Investment Strategist, AMP Capital says that commodities will have a much better second half, and that markets are already expecting the ECB to cut rates by 25 basis points.

  • Finding Success on the Oil Frontier Wednesday, 4 Jul 2012 | 1:54 AM ET
    View of Iran's oil industry installations in Mahshahr, Khuzestan province, southern Iran.

    No commercially exploitable oil had been discovered in Kenya until Tullow Oil began drilling this year in the blazing savanna of the Rift Valley, about 250 miles northwest of Nairobi, the New York Times reports.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Iran Keeps Talking     Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Harold Hamm, Continental Resources founder, chairman & CEO, discusses the nation's energy policy and weighs in on what's fueling the surge in oil prices.

  • Crude Oil: The Slide in 'Black Gold'     Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    Is the downward trend in gas prices set to continue? John Hofmeister, Citizens for Affordable Energy, provides analysis on the outlook for energy and discusses the nation's shift away from imported oil.

  • Expect Further Weakness in WTI and Silver     Monday, 2 Jul 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Andrew Su, CEO, Compass Global Markets says he expects to see further weakness in WTI crude and silver. He expects WTI to trade near $75 in the next quarter.

  • CNBC's Sharon Epperson on oil price action in the day ahead, with an outlook on EU sanctions against Iran and tomorrow's meeting with Western countries about its nuclear program.

  • Energy: Poised for a Rebound?     Monday, 2 Jul 2012 | 1:04 PM ET

    Energy is the worst performing sector so far this year, but can it get recharged in the third quarter? Carl Larry, Oil Outlooks and Opinions president, weighs in. Matthew Cheslock, Virtu Financial, also weighs in on the best plays in energy right now.

  • Alejandro Barbajosa, Oil Markets Specialist at Argus Media, says Gulf members have figured out ways to send oil out in case Iran decides to close the Strait of Hormuz in response to western sanctions against it.

  • Oil: Bull & Bear Over a Barrel?     Friday, 29 Jun 2012 | 4:22 PM ET

    Is the market too complacent about Middle East risks and oil prices? Helima Croft, Barclays Commodities Research Group, and Kevin Book, ClearView Energy Partners, weigh in on the direction of oil and how to play it.

  • Tawke oil field near the town of Zacho in Dohuk province about 250 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq.

    The Brent crude oil price at $100 a barrel would be “favorable” for both producers and consumers, Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister for Energy said Friday, reinforcing a price target set by top OPEC producer Saudi Arabia earlier this year.