Brent Crude Commodity Market Trades, Charts


  • T. Boone Pickens: Oil Could Hit $148 Per Barrel Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 3:47 PM ET
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    Tightening oil production worldwide could mean prices will hit $148 per barrel this summer, Texas billionaire investor T. Boone Pickens said Tuesday.

  • 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.

  • Bart Chilton, commissioner of the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), says the CFTC is poised to reject a Nadex political futures proposal. He also offers insight on the MF Global fallout.

  • EIA Crude Oil Inventory Data     Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson has the weekly data on crude oil and gasoline inventories.

  • Gas Prices Peaking?     Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 2:30 PM ET

    Gas prices keep soaring at the pump. And CNBC's Larry Kudlow & Herb Greenberg, discuss whether gas prices are peaking.

  • Energy Check: U.S. Supply Glut     Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 10:36 AM ET

    Enbridge and Enterprise will more than double seaway pipeline capacity, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Is Oil's Bull Run Set to End?     Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 10:50 PM ET

    Andrew Su, CEO, Compass Global Markets thinks high oil prices driven by persistent supply fears are unfounded. He adds that renewed concerns over the global economy will drive commodity markets.

  • Why Gas Prices Are So High     Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 1:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on how rising gas prices are hurting American consumers, and CNBC's Sharon Epperson explains why prices are so high.

  • Wild Day in Oil Markets     Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 4:25 PM ET

    WTI rallied abruptly, briefly topping $108 Friday, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Kilduff: Those Rumors Behind the Rally in Oil Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 12:59 PM ET

    Want to move the oil market these days? Fire off a headline about Iran, and, with the help of instant messaging, tweeting, blogging, and some old fashioning phone calling, you get a significant rally.

  • Energy CEOs on Pipeline Push     Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    Discussing what politicians should do to help increase oil supply in the U.S. and bring prices down, with Harold Hamm, Continental Resources CEO and Larry Nichols, former Devon Energy CEO.

  • Wild Times Ahead for Crude?     Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 12:41 PM ET

    Oil supply shortages are raising concerns for investors and some are betting on $200 per barrel, says CNBC's Kate Kelly; and rising copper prices could be an opportunity to buy more shares of Freeport-McMoRan, says Richard Garchitorena, Credit Suisse.

  • Oil Could Rise to ‘Astronomical’ Levels: Pro Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 10:06 AM ET

    As demand continues to rise and geopolitical risks continue push prices higher, many wonder if oil prices will halt their ascent.

  • Oil Price Set for Long-Term Rise: Shell CEO Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 4:22 AM ET

    The chief executive of oil giant Shell predicted that the cost of oil will continue to rise long-term in an interview with CNBC Tuesday.

  • New information suggests that Iran’s oil production may not have fallen as much as other industry reports have speculated. The latest publication of data by the Joint Organizations Data Initiative (JODI) published on Sunday showed Iran produced 3.72 million barrels per day in January, marking the highest output since December 2008.

  • Hofmeister: SPR Could Still Be Used     Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 6:40 AM ET

    The Strategic Petroleum Reserve could still be used to adjust the price of oil, says John Hofmeister, former Shell Oil president/CEO of U.S. operations, who says the SPR is supposed to be a strategic reserve for national security reasons.

  • Conflicting reports of coordinated spr release sends oil in frenzy, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Mark Fisher: Oil ‘Floor’ Set at $95, Sell Puts Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 1:09 PM ET

    A low price range in crude oil has solidified, leading commodities trader Mark Fisher said Wednesday.

  • Crude Inventories Rise 1.8M Barrels     Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson has the details on this week's crude oil inventory data.

  • Asia Seen Driving Oil Demand in 2012: IEA Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012 | 6:48 AM ET

    The Asia region is expected to drive demand for oil over the course of the year, according to the latest International Energy Agency report.