*FTSEurofirst 300 flat, Euro STOXX 50 down 0.2 pct. *Seadrill falls after below-forecast earnings. Declines in individual shares included UK grocers Sainsbury and Tesco slipping 2.2 percent and 1.3 percent respectively after data from Kantar Worldpanel showed UK grocery market sales rose 0.8 percent in the 12 weeks to Aug. 17, a 10- year low.» Read More
Oil prices languished near three-week lows on Tuesday, as worries about Europe's debt crisis fueled fears about the demand outlook for oil. But one analyst believes oil prices are headed higher, with markets already pricing in the worst case for the global economy.
McMoRan Exploration saw heavy option activity last month and yesterday drew more upside buyers.
Weighing in on why the number of offshore drilling rigs have moved outside of the Gulf, significantly decreasing jobs, with James Tisch, Loews president/CEO.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on a place where McDonald's pays $15 an hour and trucking jobs pay six-figures.
When energy prices reach 17% of GDP we almost always see a recession. Discussing the decline in crude oil and where gasoline prices are headed, with Joe Petrowski, The Cumberland Gulf Group CEO.
By some estimates, shale gas reserves in China could be bigger than those in the U.S. and Royal Dutch Shell hopes to be a major player in the market.
An increase in summer driving, particularly in the northeastern U.S., provided "a nice pickup in demand" for gas prices, Gulf Oil CEO Joe Petrowski told CNBC Monday.
Goldman Sachs noted yesterday (Wednesday) that the energy sector has been outperforming in the last week, and the investment bank is looking for that trend to continue.
SPR release achieved US government's goal of lowering gas prices, says David Greenberg, Greenberg Capital.
Marvin Odum, Shell Oil president, shares his views on taxing the rich, the future of crude prices, and the politics of drilling oil.
Find out why the analyst who was once one of the biggest Google bulls is now cautious about the search engine.
Oil prices rose 2% or more than $2 today to close at 94.77 per barrel, with John Kilduff, Again Capital.
Will natural gas trading create the next commodity rush? A look at deep well speculation and the enormous risks involved, with Ian Urbina, New York Times reporter.
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.