Brent Crude Commodity Market Trades, Charts


  • Time to Sell the Refiners?     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 5:28 PM ET

    Money is flowing back into crude oil with futures near ninety dollars a barrel. Dan Dicker, MercBloc, LLC weighs in on what it means for refiners and how to trade it.

  • Will Energy Stocks Buck a Double Dip?     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 5:31 PM ET

    Daniel Dicker, MerBloc president weighs in on the trade on oil and whether the commodity is headed for demand destruction.

  • No Huddle Offense     Tuesday, 6 Sep 2011 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer asks, what right do oil refineries have to price everything off Brent if they aren't getting all of their oil from that price?

  • Market Mystery: Brent Up, Crude Down     Tuesday, 6 Sep 2011 | 5:30 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on the spread between Brent Crude & WTI and how to trade it.

  • Cramer: 10 Things Needed for Higher Stock Prices Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 6:16 PM ET

    Find out what the “Mad Money” host thinks is needed for the market to get better.

  • WOTS Now: Oil Post Gaddafi     Monday, 22 Aug 2011 | 12:30 PM ET

    A look at oil prices post Gaddafi, with Tres Knippa, Lotus Brokerage, and the Fast Money traders with a play on financials and gold.

  • Investing Amid Market's Ills     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 12:15 PM ET

    Is the economy headed for another recession? Discussing the U.S. economic outlook and where to invest in this market, with Leon Cooperman, Omega Advisors CEO, and Marvin Schwartz, Neuberger Berman.

  • Oil's Slippery Slope     Tuesday, 9 Aug 2011 | 12:55 PM ET

    A look at why oil could break $80, with Dan Dicker, independent oil trader, and the Fast Money traders weigh in on trades to play today.

  • Cheap Oil: A Silver Lining?     Tuesday, 9 Aug 2011 | 10:21 AM ET

    How low can oil go? Insight on whether it can help the economy, with Anthony Grisanti, GRZ Energy president.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Thursday, 4 Aug 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.

  • An increase in summer driving, particularly in the northeastern U.S., provided "a nice pickup in demand" for gas prices, Gulf Oil CEO Joe Petrowski told CNBC Monday.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Wednesday, 20 Jul 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.

  • Global Economy Balancing 100 Days of Oil Above $100  Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 10:56 AM ET

    August Brent crude futures, while down nearly 1 percent from Monday’s close, remain solidly above $115 a barrel and mirror the relative strength of the OPEC basket price.

  • Why Gold Trade Is Going Gangbusters Monday, 11 Jul 2011 | 11:49 AM ET

    The dollar is rising and gold has been gaining too. What's going on? The greenback and gold are usually inversely correlated, so when the dollar goes up, gold goes down and vice versa. But not today—and that highlights the gravity of sovereign debt concerns and worries about the value global currencies, not just the greenback.

  • Did Markets Know Obama Was Going to Tap Oil Reserve? Wednesday, 6 Jul 2011 | 3:07 PM ET

    Tapping the Strategic Petroleum Reserve was supposed to lower oil prices but instead has only raised questions about market manipulation.

  • Oil Prices Climb Back to Pre-Reserve Release Levels Tuesday, 5 Jul 2011 | 4:42 PM ET
    IEA Oil Reserves

    Crude raced higher Tuesday as energy bulls pushed Nymex oil back toward the $100-a-barrel mark, prices last seen before world governments said they would release crude from their reserves last month.

  • Emerging Markets to Give Renewable Energy a Second Wind Thursday, 30 Jun 2011 | 3:44 AM ET

    High oil prices and concerns over the safety of nuclear power following the Fukushima crisis in Japan are reigniting interest in renewable energy, with wind power likely to be a major beneficiary, Tulsi Tanti, chairman of Suzlon Group, told CNBC.

  • Oil-Rich Middle-East Running Low on Gas: Analyst Thursday, 30 Jun 2011 | 3:10 AM ET

    With half the world's known reserves of oil and gas sitting in the fields of Saudi Arabia, Abu Dhabi, Qatar and the rest of the region, not many people think of the Middle East as having problems with energy.

  • The release of an emergency supply of oil to the market has received a mixed response from experts, with some arguing that the high oil prices seen in recent months have held back economic recovery while others say it reflects a political struggle.

  • Gas Pump

    Gasoline prices should drop more quickly now that governments are stepping in to pump up world oil supplies, but drivers are still unlikely to see last summer's levels below $3 a gallon.