Brent Crude Commodity Market Trades, Charts


  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gold's Big 1-Day Gain     Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 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.

  • More Downside Risk Ahead for Gold     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 11:10 PM ET

    Dominic Schnider, Head Commodity Research, UBS Wealth Management discusses his outlook for the yellow metal. He says prices could head towards $1,520/oz in the near term.

  • Trader Buzz From the Floor     Monday, 14 May 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    A check on the latest market moves, with Scott Bauer, Trading Advantage senior market strategist; and CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the direction of metals and energy in the commodities markets.

  • The Euro, Metals & Multinationals     Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    The FMHR traders break down the trade on the euro, metal commodities, and multinationals like IBM, CAT and MCD. Dan Nathan, RiskReversal.com and Matthew DiFrisco, Lazard Capital Markets, weigh in.

  • CME Trader on Jobs, French Election & Crude     Friday, 4 May 2012 | 10:41 AM ET

    Richard Ilczyszyn, iiTrader.com, offers his view on the jobs numbers, crude oil and why the French election could be "trouble for the EU."

  • The ‘Fixer’ at Southwest Airlines Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 6:49 AM ET

    Amid climbing jet-fuel costs, Southwest Airlines, the country’s largest domestic passenger carrier, reported a loss in its first quarter. But as it moves into what could be another choppy period, it’s looking to a seasoned “fixer” to smooth out the price swings: Chris Monroe.

  • Pickens on Chesapeake Energy     Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 3:43 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo speaks to T. Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder and CEO, about Delta's deal to buy a ConocoPhillips' refinery and whether investors should steer clear of Chesapeake Energy right now.

  • Oil Recovers, Copper Rallies After US GDP     Friday, 27 Apr 2012 | 9:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports from the NYMEX as metal commodities are trading higher and the oil market is recovering since the US GDP data was released.

  • 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.

  • The World’s Biggest Oil Producers Wednesday, 25 Apr 2012 | 12:23 PM ET
    Given the pace of global growth, experts say crude oil prices are higher than they should be – largely the result of concern Iran might close the Strait of Hormuz in its showdown with the U.S. and E.U. over the expansion of its nuclear program.Like Iran, some of the world’s other biggest oil producers can be subject to unpredictable and unstable political events, causing price shocks. Such was the case during the 2011 civil unrest in Libya. At the time, Libya was the 17th largest oil-producing c

    Big movements in the price of oil can have significant effects on the economy, and countries with the most oil within their borders are set to benefit, as demand for crude continues to rise.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: FOMC & Gold     Tuesday, 24 Apr 2012 | 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.

  • Gartman on Spain's Bond Auction & Oil Futures     Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    The FMHR traders discuss their thoughts on Chesapeake Energy. The stock is down 21% year-to-date. Also, Dennis Gartman, The Garman Letter, weighs in on the Spanish bond auction tomorrow and how it could impact oil futures and the U.S. dollar.

  • What's Good—And Bad—About Obama's Plan: Kilduff Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 1:14 PM ET

    The futures markets are brutally efficient. The fault of the high gasoline prices lies not with the speculators, but with ourselves.

  • Clayton Williams Energy CEO on Oil Prices     Monday, 16 Apr 2012 | 10:15 AM ET

    As crude prices remain around $102, what's the long term outlook for the oil trade? Clayton Williams, Clayton Williams Energy CEO, weighs in.

  • Kaminsky's Super Bullish Argument     Friday, 13 Apr 2012 | 11:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Gary Kamnisky offers his view on earnings and discusses whether the bullish case can prevail.

  • John Schiller, Energy XXI CEO, discusses where he sees oil prices headed and how his company plans to make money, with Mad Money's Jim Cramer.

  • Delays to the restart of Japan's nuclear power reactors may mean the country's already 'elevated' fossil fuel consumption could rise further this summer, Deutsche Bank said in a report.

  • Market Expects Another Month of 200,000 Job Growth Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 8:12 PM ET

    The jobs report will be released Friday, even though the market is closed for Good Friday. The market is expecting to see another 200,000+ month—another sign that the job market is improving.

  • Gasoline Prices May Be Getting Close to a Peak Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 2:52 PM ET
    $4 Gas in California

    Despite the talk of $5 or $6 a gallon gasoline, some experts say prices at the pump may be close to peaking and probably won’t average much above $4 a gallon this spring.

  • JPMorgan's Masters One-on-One     Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 1:42 PM ET

    Blythe Masters, head of global commodities at J.P. Morgan, discusses the company's strategies for commodity and derivative investments.