Brent Crude Commodity Market Trades, Charts


  • Rising Geopolitical Tensions Threaten Oil Supplies Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 7:22 PM ET

    Oil prices are bubbling higher on concerns geopolitical risks to global oil supplies are rising, amid an increase in sectarian violence in Iraq and as Iran reacts to the prospects of increased sanctions.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

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

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

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

  • Can Retail Bright Spot Make Up for Europe Gloom? Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 9:38 PM ET

    With one final shopping week to go, investors will be keeping their eye on the consumer to see how holiday sales shake out and what it might mean for the economy.

  • Europe Increasingly Choking Off Hopes of Santa Rally Wednesday, 14 Dec 2011 | 9:04 PM ET
    Tired Santa Claus

    The negativity that’s driving the euro lower could keep pressure on stocks and commodities prices Thursday.

  • CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details on the federal government auctioning off land for oil drilling in New Orleans.

  • The OPEC meeting is one of the bigger events for markets on Wednesday, and traders will also be watching Europe as the euro continues to weaken on disappointment about the response to the sovereign debt crisis.

  • Oil: Brent to Hit $115?     Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 5:17 PM ET

    Trading a bullish outlook on oil, as OPEC production nears highs, with Paul Sankey, Deutsche Bank oil analyst, raising a "buy" rating on, Murphy Oil Corp, Hess Corp, and Marathon Oil.

  • Use Oil Rally On Iran Fears to Sell, Say Pros Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 1:00 PM ET

    A couple of “Fast Money” pros largely brushed aside concerns about Iran’s effect on crude oil prices Tuesday, focusing instead on decreasing demand as the stronger factor in the commodities market.

  • Emerging Markets Slump & Commodities Plunge     Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 5:19 PM ET

    A look at how the slump in emerging market is causing a drop in commodities, and how to trade it, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 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.

  • Energy Analyst: Valero a Good Deal Friday, 2 Dec 2011 | 3:28 PM ET

    Among the gainers in the energy sector Friday, Valero also stood out as a solid play looking ahead, said Oppenheimer energy analyst Fadel Gheit.

  • Cramer’s Hedge Fund Playbook Thursday, 1 Dec 2011 | 7:18 PM ET

    Here’s how Cramer would ride out the crisis in Europe if he was running a hedge fund.

  • Sharon Epperson on Commodities Thursday, 1 Dec 2011 | 2:39 PM ET

    Look for another bullish year in the futures  pits with gold hitting a new high and gasoline coming close to one.

  • Commodities Rally On     Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011 | 5:32 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on the drop in natural gas, and have the play on Wednesday's rally in oil. Also, John Calipari, University of Kentucky men's basketball coach calls in with his outlook on the market and the basketball season.

  • EIA Oil Inventories Data     Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011 | 10:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson has the week's EIA oil inventories data.

  • Pro: Oil Could Be Headwind for Market in 2012 Tuesday, 29 Nov 2011 | 1:36 PM ET

    Energy led the market higher Tuesday, and "Fast Money" trader Joe Terranova thinks the play is oil.

  • Pro Trader: Buy These Oil Services Stocks Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 1:39 PM ET

    With the price of Brent crude “sticky,” MercBloc’s Dan Dicker has his eye on some oil services companies that he thinks are undervalued.

  • Wednesday’s quoted price for Brent Crude (the bench mark generally used worldwide) is $117.70/barrel, while WTI Crude (the benchmark used in the U.S.) delivered at Cushing Oklahoma is $102/bbl.

  • Trading the Tablet Wars     Wednesday, 16 Nov 2011 | 5:18 PM ET

    Chris Danely, JPMorgan with the trade on the tablet wars. Also, the update on a court decision that could deliver a major blow to Rambus.