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  • Brent Crude Futures at Highest Level in 4 Years  Thursday, 1 Mar 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, president of Iran

    Iranians head to the polls on Friday for the first time since disputed presidential elections in 2009, and although most experts do not believe this week's parliamentary elections will witness similar tension, it may still prove a crucial turning point in a domestic power struggle that has been in the making for years.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Huge Plunge in Gold & Silver  Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • OPEC Leaders Are ‘Laughing at Us’: Donald Trump Tuesday, 28 Feb 2012 | 11:07 AM ET

    The leaders of OPEC are "sitting around their table, setting the price of oil and laughing at us because we have no leadership," real estate mogul Donald Trump told CNBC Tuesday.

  • CNBC's Sharon Epperson takes a look at how the surge in oil prices, despite Monday's pause, could impede the economic recovery in the U.S. and around the world.

  • CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead to where oil and precious metals are likely headed next week.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: What's Driving Oil?  Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The impact of Iran on oil's recent climb.

  • Pickens: Cheapest Energy in World in U.S.  Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    "We're a country awash in natural gas," says Boone Pickens, BP Capital Management.

  • Get Ready for $5 Gas This Year: Ex-Shell CEO Friday, 10 Feb 2012 | 12:36 PM ET

    John Hofmeister, founder of Citizens for Affordable Energy and the former CEO of Shell Oil's U.S. operations, warned there is a "better than 50 percent chance" the price of gas will spike to $5 a gallon on continued heavy demand in emerging markets and poor public policy at home.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Oil Tops $99 a Barrel  Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Saudis Aren't Keeping Lid on $100 Oil Price Everywhere Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 11:16 AM ET

    Despite pronouncements by Saudi royalty and oil officials that that country will not let the price of oil go above $100 a barrel, Brent crude prices now appear poised to breach $120 a barrel.

  • BP to Keep Dividend Policy If Oil Rises: CEO Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 6:13 AM ET
    Bob Dudley, the Executive Director of BP, arrives at their headquarters in St James's Square on July 26, 2010 in London, England.

    BP will continue its raised dividend policy on the back of higher profits for the oil company as long as oil prices continue their upward trajectory, the company's CEO Bob Dudley told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Saudi Arabia Will Not Let Oil Go Above $100: Prince Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 5:29 PM ET

    An "element of fear" over Iran is playing into the price of oil despite higher supply and decreasing demand, Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal al Saud told CNBC Monday.

  • Member of Iran's Revolutionary Guard

    An Iranian missile under construction, caught up in a mysterious blast in November, had a range of 6,000 miles, a senior Israeli official said Thursday in a speech outside Tel Aviv, the Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Navistar, Pickens Group in Natural Gas Truck Deal Wednesday, 1 Feb 2012 | 12:02 PM ET
    Boone T. Pickens

    Clean Energy Fuels, noted investor T. Boone Pickens' natural gas distribution vehicle, got more gas Wednesday when Navistar International said it would start making truck engines that use alternative fuels.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Oil Below $100  Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Iran Oil Ban Would Hurt EU, Boost Price: OPEC Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 11:49 AM ET

    Any decision by Iran to cut oil exports to the European Union will affect the price of oil and hurt the region's economy, OPEC Secretary General Abdalla Salem El-Badri told CNBC on Monday.

  • Gold

    Gold priced in euros broke above of key trend line Monday morning, as safe-haven buying and upward technical momentum continue to help the precious metal rally.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gas Futures Biggest Gainer  Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets, including a number of refinery closures that could help drive the price of gasoline higher.

  • Iran: Closing Hormuz Strait to Deal With EU's Embargo? Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 12:00 PM ET
    This satellite image shows the Strait of Hormuz, between the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. The Strait of Hormuz runs between Iran and United Arab Emirates.

    Iranian authorities have reacted to the decision by the European Union on an embargo by calling for an immediate halt to oil sales to the continent. In a statement on its website, the Iranian Oil Ministry described the European Union’s decision as “hasty” and “a political game”.