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Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets, provides perspective on the drastic drop in the Dow and whether the Apple trade is crowded
Royal Dutch Shell plans further job cuts in its UK North Sea oil and gas business in 2015, adding to its cost cuts in response to falling oil prices.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Brent crude prices rose, after Saudi Arabia began military operations against Yemen. This is a classic proxy war, says Caruso-Cabrera.
*Oil rises on fears of Middle East supply disruption. LONDON, March 26- Crude prices rose as much as 6 percent on Thursday after Saudi Arabia and its allies launched air strikes on Yemen, pushing shares lower in Europe, the Middle East and Asia and lifting oil producers' currencies. "Oil is having a nice move after more geopolitical tensions in the Middle East over...
Norman Chan, Investment Director at NAB Private Wealth Advisory, says Yemen's influence on oil markets is likely to be limited in the medium to long term.
Following Woodside Petroleum's recent bond sale, CEO Peter Coleman says it's important for companies to be able to borrow money when they can.
*War-torn Yemen sits on the Gulf of Aden. *Tankers to Asia do not pass through Gulf of Aden. TOKYO/ SINGAPORE, March 26- Brent crude oil prices rose by more than a dollar in early Asian trading on Thursday after Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab allies began a military operation in Yemen, although Asian importers said they were not immediately worried about supply...
WTI settled at its highest levels since March 4 after Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab allies began airstrikes in Yemen.
TOKYO, March 26- Crude oil prices rose by around 1 percent on Thursday after Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab allies began a military operation in Yemen, including airstrikes. Analysts had earlier said they were worried a proxy war might break out on the Arabian peninsula, home to the world's biggest oil fields, if the conflict drew in Saudi Arabia and rival Iran.
TOKYO, March 26- Crude oil prices were steady on Thursday despite Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab allies launching a military operation in Yemen, including airstrikes. *U.S. crude for May delivery was down 16 cents at $49.06 a barrel as of 0033 GMT. *Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab allies launched a military operation involving air strikes in Yemen against Houthi...
"Fast Money" traders discussed how to play Wednesday's selloff in biotech, transportation and technology names.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
WILLISTON, N.D., March 23- Business and community leaders in North Dakota's western oil patch have launched an aggressive campaign to convince more manufacturers to set up shop locally, part of a push to expand the area's economy beyond crude production and slash costs. The company, located on North Dakota's eastern edge, six hours from Williston, currently does...
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis tracks events occurring in Yemen as oil comes to a close.
*Fears of a bigger war from Yemen conflict adds to oil's strength. NEW YORK, March 25- Oil rallied more than 3 percent on Wednesday as a weaker dollar, fighting in Yemen and speculative buying boosted crude prices in spite of U.S. inventories building to record highs for an 11th week. Fighting in Yemen raised concerns about the security of oil shipments from the...
NEW YORK, March 25- Oil prices rose on Wednesday, tracking a weaker dollar despite U.S. government data showing a higher-than-expected build in crude inventories last week. Brent was up 63 cents at $55.74 a barrel by 12:07 a.m. EDT. "If it weren't for the dollar being down today, oil be down a lot more," said Tariq Zahir, managing member at Tyche Capital Advisors in...
*China strategic reserves close to capacity- Sinopec exec. Brent crude oil was up 34 cents at $55.45 a barrel by 1453 GMT, but that was well off an earlier high of $56.25. U.S. light crude oil was up 8 cents at $47.59 per barrel, off an earlier high of $48.37.
*China strategic reserves close to capacity- Sinopec exec. LONDON, March 25- Brent oil prices rose on Wednesday as the euro strengthened against the dollar following a boost in business morale in the euro zone's top two economies. Brent crude oil was up 74 cents at $55.85 a barrel by 1236 GMT.
Investors betting on a reversal in oil's lengthy slump poured billions into energy-related financial products this month.
Gordon Bethune, former Continental Air CEO, and Charlie Leocha, Travelers United chairman, debate whether falling oil prices should prompt airliners to reduce the price of a ticket.