*Copper prices melting as Shanghai futures hit lowest since 2009. SYDNEY, March 12- Asian stock markets swung lower on Wednesday as economic uncertainty in China and the United States combined with political tensions in Ukraine to keep investors cautious and commodities under a dark cloud.» Read More
Crude prices hit $109 a barrel today before pulling back. Discussing whether the crude rally is over and how to trade it, with Jeff Kilburg, TreasuryCurve.
Why are drivers in Fort Collins, Colorado paying a little over $3, while those in Santa Barbara, California are seeing gas prices at $4.33 a gallon?
James Woolsey, former CIA director, discusses Iran's uranium enrichment program, as it threatens to cut off the Strait of Hormuz, where 17 million barrels of oil pass through every day.
Discussing rising commodity prices and its impact on stocks and the economy, with Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors chairman & CEO; Addison Armstrong, Tradition Energy; and Jim Lacamp, MacroPortfolio Advisors.
Across the pond, EU leaders will hold a summit on Thursday and Friday next week, with Keith Wirtz, Fifth Third Asset Management, and Joseph Tanious, J.P. Morgan Funds.
Bill Greiner, Scout Investments, and Katie Stockton, MKM Partners, discuss why the Dow Jones Industrial Average has a hard time breaching the key 13,000 level.
Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories Research, discusses how sensitive the price of oil is to headlines now.
Timothy Geithner suggests Iran and oil are bigger threats to the U.S. recovery than Europe, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on oil surging to its highest level in more than nine months and how to trade it, with Paul Sankey, Deutsche Bank energy analyst.
Gasoline prices jump almost 9% since the start of the year. Alan Harry, Spartan Commodity Fund, and John Kilduff, Again Capital.
The risk premium due to Iran could be contributing as much as $15 to $20 a barrel to global oil prices, according to some experts. But traders warn of more upside risk.
Are President Obama's policies responsible for the rising gas prices? James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Dean Baker, Center for Economic and Policy Research, debate.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. On Thursday, nat gas numbers come out, while crude supplies come on Friday, due to the holiday. The big factor is still the risk premium coming out of Iran, she says.
Ann Cameron, BNP Paribas, explains why investors should pay more attention to brent crude.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera examines the escalating tensions with Iran from all angles. Jim Miklaszewski, NBC News, and Nate Hughes, Stratfor, also weigh in.
Michael Harris, Campbell & Co., takes a look at what the oil charts are saying now as the commodity approaches a nine-month high.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the story on why Israel's finance minister thinks Iran could strike the U.S. east coast within the next three years.
Daniel Yergin, IHS Cambridge Energy Research Associates, discusses the impact of rising oil prices on the markets.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The impact of Iran on oil's recent climb.
A technical look at trading yen versus dollar, brent crude oil, and 10-year Italian bonds, with Riccardo Ronco, technical analyst at Aviate Global.