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CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude edged higher today after the weekly inventory report showed a smaller build than expected. Nat gas dipped again on the day, as temperatures have been more moderate than expected. Gold was down about $13 on the day.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports crude oil inventories rise 68,000 barrels and gas inventories decline 2.8 million barrels.
Spanish oil major Repsol said on Tuesday its board of directors approved a $5 billion settlement with the government of Argentina.
U.S. crude rallied after data showed the fourth consecutive weekly drop in inventories at the Cushing, Oklahoma delivery hub.
"It's hard to call a top, but the second quarter ought to be pretty weak compared to the first quarter," one expert said.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down on the day, as investors worry about growth in China and the U.S. Nat gas was down on the day, as well. And gold closed at $1,342.70.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports the U.S. Department of Transportation has issued an emergency order for oil-by-rail shipments.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up slightly today, because of geopolitical issues around the world. Nat gas dipped on the day, and is now closer to $5 than $6. Gold closed at $1,338, and traders will watch Yellen to see where it's likely headed.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest details on crude oil and natural gas prices and gold's slow grind forward.
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Growing global demand could help boost U.S. crude price by some 36 percent, one analyst told CNBC.
The wave of supply generated by the U.S. oil boom will help cushion any possible disruption from Venezuela if political unrest escalates.
U.S. crude oil fell more than $1 per barrel on Tuesday on expectations that inventories are building and diesel demand is falling.
Sean Hyman, editor of Moneynews at the Ultimate Wealth Report newsletter, says global demand will accelerate WTI crude prices toward $140 a barrel.
Regulators lay a lighter hand on natural gas than they do on the Keystone pipeline. There's little agreement on why.
Following the ouster of Viktor Yanukovych in Ukraine this weekend, Venezuela may be next to depose its president, analysts warned on Monday.
The price of a gallon of gas rose almost 12 cents in the past two weeks as crises in three areas of the world heightened concerns in the oil market.
Arjuna Mahendran, Emirates National Bank of Dubai talks about the politics of subsidies in emerging markets and how that is hurting the economies from within along with the Fed's tapering.
U.S. oil rose on Monday, supported by upbeat economic data that fueled hopes for demand growth. Meanwhile, natural gas prices sunk in choppy trade.