Oil and Gas Refining


  • Oil Prices and the Refiners     Tuesday, 23 Aug 2011 | 10:08 AM ET

    A look at how oil prices will impact refining stocks, with Sam Margolin, Dahlman Rose & Co.

  • El Paso Getting Hot, Hot, Hot!     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 2:40 PM ET

    A look at the energy company's exploration and production prospects, with Duane Grubert, Susquehanna Financial.

  • As the price of crude oil has surged in the last year, several big oil stocks have followed suit. The next quarter will likely deliver good news again for these stocks, said one analyst—but another suggested examining how companies react to oil's rise before investing in them.

  • Airline Stocks Rise as Oil Falls     Thursday, 23 Jun 2011 | 10:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil Lebeau has more on the move in transportation stocks due to the fall in oil and Brent.

  • Opec Breakdown Points to Power Shift in Cartel Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 10:35 PM ET

    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.

  • Saudis Raise Oil Production to Curb Prices Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 9:11 PM ET

    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.

  • Gas at $3.50/Gallon or Lower by July 4: Gulf CEO Thursday, 2 Jun 2011 | 12:32 PM ET

    The price at the gas pump will fall from the current $3.80 per gallon national average to $3.50 or lower by July 4, Gulf Oil Chief Executive Joe Petrowski told CNBC Thursday.

  • The Great Mississippi Flood     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 4:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports on the flooding in Louisiana and its impact on oil refineries, barges and the regional economy.

  • Markets Watch Refineries at Flood Risk     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 1:35 PM ET

    Discussing the flood's risk to refineries, pipelines and energy prices, with Jamie Webster, PFC Energy.

  • The Cost of Flooding: $275M/Day     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 1:31 PM ET

    The latest details on the flooding surrounding the Mississippi river and its economic impact in the area,with CNBC'S Brian Sullivan.

  • Flooding Impact on Oil Refiners     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 11:15 AM ET

    Insight on what flooding means for oil and refiners, with Pavel Molchanov, Raymond James, and Jeff Grossman, BRG Brokerage.

  • Mississippi River Latest     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 8:50 AM ET

    Key Spillway opened to channel water away from Mississippi River, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

  • Flood Fallout     Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 3:26 PM ET

    A look at the ripple effect the Midwest floods are having on the economy, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

  • Oil Barrels

    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.

  • Refinery Squeeze     Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 4:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells with a look at the unusually low gasoline inventories and what it means for prices at the pump during the summer driving season.

  • Refinery Squeeze     Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 1:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells looking at gasoline inventories and what drivers can expect, as summer driving season approaches, and Phil Weiss, Argus Research with a look at winners and losers among refiners.

  • Oil Risk Premium Will End: Analyst Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 2:50 AM ET
    Oil Barrels

    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.

  • World Bank Chief: Citizens Need Voice in Arab World Thursday, 7 Apr 2011 | 12:41 AM ET
    BENGHAZI, LIBYA - FEBRUARY 25: Libyans protest demanding the removal of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi following Friday prayers on February 25, 2011 in Benghazi, Libya. Benghazi residents mourned more victims of the violence as fighting continued around the capitol Tripoli.

    Middle East governments moving away from dictatorship must deliver quick wins through job creation to meet immediate hopes of street protesters but longer-term reforms need to ensure a more inclusive society, the head of the World Bank said on Wednesday.

  • Libyan Rebels Set for First Oil Exports Monday, 4 Apr 2011 | 11:33 PM ET
    A rebel militiaman stands guard at a Libyan oil refinery in rebel-held territory on February 27, 2011 in Al Brega, Libya. The opposition leadership has stressed that oil faciities in areas under its control are safe, despite the conflict roiling the country.

    Libyan rebels are set for their first oil export as soon as Tuesday as they seek funding to sustain their uprising against Muammer Gaddafi's 41-year rule of the north African nation, the Financial Times reports.

  • Before President Obama leaves for Rio, he'll be reading a letter signed by 20 Governors calling on the President for more energy options.