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    Oil prices could spiral out of control and potentially herald deeper economic hardship for Europe if the European Union joins the US in banning Iranian oil imports, analysts warned on Friday.

  • Iran Threat Drives Oil Prices Higher     Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 4:45 PM ET

    Threats from Iran to disrupt oil shipments through the Strait of Hormuz continue, and light sweet crude is bumping up against its 10-month high, John Kilduff, Again Capital, and Edward Morse, Citi, discuss.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Thursday, 5 Jan 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.

  • EIA Oil Inventories Report     Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 11:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson takes a look at the oil inventory data this week, with Addison Armstrong, Tradition Energy.

  • What OPEC, the IEA Say About an Iran Embargo Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 6:28 AM ET

    Any European embargo of oil imports from Iran would have a direct effect not just on Iran, but also on the most prominent consumers of Iranian oil and refiners in the Mediterranean, according to a series of recent reports.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Wednesday, 4 Jan 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.

  • Can Iran Close the Strait of Hormuz? Wednesday, 4 Jan 2012 | 4:57 AM ET
    This satellite image shows the Strait of Hormuz, between the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. The Strait of Hormuz runs between Iran and United Arab Emirates.

    The anxious exchange of statements and explicit threats between the U.S. and Iran mark a notable escalation and leave the energy markets struggling to understand the implications.

  • Oil Forecast 2012     Tuesday, 3 Jan 2012 | 7:47 AM ET

    Oil is as low as it is going to go, says Joe Petrowski, Gulf Oil CEO, who shares his forecast on whether there will be a major fluctuation in the price of oil due to the decisions in the Middle East.

  • Natural Gas Down 31% This Year     Friday, 30 Dec 2011 | 2:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on natgas prices, saying, "the market is very well supplied, we've had mild weather and we've seen moderate growth in the economy and that puts a lid on industrial demand for the fuel."

  • 2012 Market Predictions     Friday, 30 Dec 2011 | 1:02 PM ET

    Making market predictions for the new year, with CNBC's Mary Thompson, Bob Pisani, Rick Santelli and Seem Mody.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

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

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    If Iran shuts the Strait of Hormuz "that would be cataclysmic for the oil price and the economy, particularly if they figure out a way to shut it down for an extended period," says former Shell executive John Hofmeister.

  • Gold Declines Sixth Straight Day     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    Breaking down the current state of the gold market as it precious metal declines for the sixth straight session today, with Rich Ilczyszyn, iiTrader founder and chief market strategist.

  • EIA Inventory Report     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 11:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman reports bigger-than-expected data from the EIA Inventory at a build at 3.9 million barrels.

  • US 6th Fleet: Transports Will Continue     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 10:30 AM ET

    Several high ranking Iranians said they could shut off oil transports through the Strait of Hormuz. Discussing the impact this close could have on oil prices, with Trevor Houser, Rhodium Group.

  • Oil Seen Above $100 a Barrel Through Next Year Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 8:41 AM ET

    The United States economy managed to cope this year despite triple-digit prices for oil. The lessons may come in handy, economists say, because those prices will probably be sticking around. The New York Times reports.

  • For the Iranians to pull off shutting down the Strait of Hormuz would be armageddon-like, says John Hofmeister, former president/CEO Of U.S. Operations, Shell Oil Co. Who adds, the U.S. should be working harder to preserve its own energy.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

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

  • Trader Triple Play     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 1:55 PM ET

    Discussing today's trading action and advice for investors, with michael Shea, Direct Access Partners; Tom Reilly, SCS Commodities; and John Brady, R.J. O'Brien.

  • U.S. Responds to Iran's Threats     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 1:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie Deangelis reports on Iran's threat to close the Strait of Hormuz.