• Bob Dudley, CEO of BP, says the company's oil production in Iraq is "a long way" away from the violence taking place in the country.

  • Brent holds near $113 on Iraq supply concerns Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 11:39 PM ET

    *U.S. considers air strikes in Iraq. SINGAPORE, June 17- Brent crude futures held near $113 per barrel on Tuesday with the United States considering air strikes in Iraq as the security situation worsens in the key oil producing country.

  • US oil ends near $106; Iraq fears cool momentarily Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 2:57 PM ET
    Construction workers specializing in pipe-laying work on a section of pipeline outside Watford City, N.D.

    Brent held steady above $113 per barrel while U.S. crude weakened slightly, as speculation about Iran and the West offset fears about Iraq.

  • SEOUL, June 17- U.S. crude oil futures slipped on Tuesday after a rally triggered by unrest in Iraq lost some steam as OPEC's second-largest producer tightened security around oil infrastructure and oilfields to protect them from insurgents.

  • Why experts feel this sector may be getting too hot Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 6:21 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Energy stocks may be getting too rich and could quickly give up gains if the Iraq situation is defused, some analysts said.

  • Gartman: Fracking is the place to be     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 5:15 PM ET

    Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, explains how to trade the turmoil in the Middle East by investing in the U.S. fracking industry.

  • Iraq turning geopolitics on its head     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 5:14 PM ET

    An al-Qaeda affiliated group is continuing its military action to take more cities in Iraq. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses whether this could be a start of a civil war.

  • How to play refiners     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 5:02 PM ET

    As tensions escalate in Iraq, the "Fast Money" traders discuss the elevated price of oil and share their best oil plays right now.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Waiting for Iraq     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold was up slightly on the day, to $1,275.30, while oil traders took a wait & see approach as Iraq simmers.

  • *Sunni Islamists strengthen grip on northern Iraq. NEW YORK, June 16- Brent crude oil futures rose on Monday as advances by Sunni insurgents in Iraq fueled concerns over a potential disruption to oil exports from OPEC's second-largest producer.

  • Oil traders take 'wait & see' approach     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 3:21 PM ET

    West Texas Intermediate (WTI) closed down a penny today after surging on Iraq fears in the past few days. CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports what further volatility could mean for gas prices.

  • ISIS' impact on Iraq's oil development     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 3:17 PM ET

    Major oil producer Iraq pumped as much as 3.6 million barrels per day on some days this year. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the escalating conflict in the country and its impact on oil production.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: 'Unchallenged' market     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 3:07 PM ET

    Dissecting the case for small caps, and the best place to invest, with Joe Tanious, JPMorgan Asset Management; Mike Balkin, William Blair Small Cap Fund; Kim Caughey Forrest, Fort Pitt Capital; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Don’t panic over oil, former BP CEO says Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 2:45 PM ET
    Lord John Browne, former Chief Executive of British Petroleum.

    The U.S. has done a superb job of bringing on more sources of oil so there are more choices in the market, said former BP CEO John Browne.

  • *Sunni Islamists intensify grip on northern Iraq. NEW YORK, June 16- Brent crude oil futures rose on Monday as advances by Sunni insurgents in Iraq fueled concerns over a potential disruption to oil exports from the second-largest OPEC producer.

  • US at energy tipping point?     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    Discussing if the energy markets could become "unhinged" and what it means for the global economy, with David Nelson, Belpointe Asset Management chief strategist, and Reva Bhalla, Stratfor VP of Global Analysis.

  • US evacuates Iraq embassy     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 2:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Sunni militants have captured the town of Tal Afar and ISIS claims it has massacred 1,700 Iraqi recruits.

  • Lord John Browne: Future of energy     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    Former BP CEO John Browne is watching how the crisis in Iraq develops, and its impact on oil prices.

  • Oil prices rise on Iraq fears     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 1:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on the current price of oil, and where investors think it will move based on geopolitical events.

  • Jonathan Waghorn of Guinness Asset Management, explains how the oil price could reach $150 as the world economy continues to grow.