"It's a tiny bit better than the market expected, but the China bears have been beating their chest very loudly in the past few weeks so we should see some relief rally," said Ben Le Brun, market analyst at OptionsXpress in Sydney. Brent oil for November delivery was up 30 cents at $94.97 a barrel by 0627 GMT, off a session high of $95.17.» Read More
Sharing perspective on trading tensions around Iran's threat to close the Strait of Hormuz and cut oil supply, with Stephen Schork, Schork Report.
A senior Iranian official on Tuesday delivered a sharp threat in response to economic sanctions being readied by the United States, saying his country would retaliate against any crackdown by blocking all oil shipments through the Strait of Hormuz, a vital artery for transporting about one-fifth of the world’s oil supply.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Among the gainers in the energy sector Friday, Valero also stood out as a solid play looking ahead, said Oppenheimer energy analyst Fadel Gheit.
Here’s how Cramer would ride out the crisis in Europe if he was running a hedge fund.
Look for another bullish year in the futures pits with gold hitting a new high and gasoline coming close to one.
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.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson has the week's EIA oil inventories data.
Energy led the market higher Tuesday, and "Fast Money" trader Joe Terranova thinks the play is oil.
With the price of Brent crude “sticky,” MercBloc’s Dan Dicker has his eye on some oil services companies that he thinks are undervalued.