Even as U.S. shale companies pursue mergers, analysts don't expect them to become echoes of Big Oil deals that eventually fell flat.» Read More
The “old” politics of Opec, which split the cartel and marred its influence in the oil market of the 1990s, have made an unexpected return after a decade-long absence. The FT reports.
Saudi Arabia has been quietly increasing its crude oil production ahead of Wednesday’s meeting of the Opec oil cartel, in a sign that Riyadh is trying to bring oil prices down to more comfortable levels for consumers in the US, Europe and China. The FT reports.
Discussing which companies will benefit most from shale oil drilling, with Daniel Dicker, TheStreet.com senior contributor.
Stephen Gengaro, Jefferies, discusses whether oil services are making a comeback.
T. Boone Pickens sees companies exporting natural gas and importing oil from OPEC, saying, "We’re gonna go down as the dumbest crowd in history that’s ever come to town."
To find out, Cramer chats with CEO Ray Leonard.
Goldman Sachs has called a bottom to the correction in commodity markets, advising clients to buy oil, copper and zinc after a 9 per cent price fall since the start of May.
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Diamond Offshore Drilling is seeing lots of demand for its oil rigs from China, India and other industrialized nations — just not the United States, Chief Executive Larry Dickerson told CNBC Thursday.
Discussing yesterday's failed Senate bill backing U.S. offshore drilling, the price of oil, drilling permits and future growth opportunities, with Larry Dickerson, Diamond Offshore Drilling CEO.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on two failed attempts at oil legislation from both sides of the aisle.
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James Mulva, ConocoPhillips chairman/CEO talks about today's senate hearing, taxes and the road ahead for energy.
The renown hedge fund manager shares his thoughts on the market.
The commodities market witnessed a volatile five days last week with silver a major loser. Some analysts were predicting the losses for silver would lead losses in other commodities like oil, which saw the WTI contract drop below $100 a barrel.
With oil prices going down, the "Mad Money" host sees a buying opportunity in these three stocks.
Oil prices are heading back towards the $80 - $100 a barrel sweet spot which will boost oil stocks and take pressure off the global economy, according to Jens Zimmermann, a senior equity analyst at ABN AMRO Private Banking in Zurich.
President Barack Obama says oil companies are profiting from rising pump prices and he wants Congress to end $4 billion in annual tax breaks for the oil and gas industry.
Brazilian oil giant Petrobras is confident the type of drilling accident BP faced in the Gulf of Mexico last year would not happen in its offshore operations, a company official said recently.
The arguments for and against offshore drilling continue to rage one year after the BP oil spill, with John Hofmeister, former Shell Oil US operations CEO. It was a political choice to shutdown the Gulf, he says.