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U.S. oil prices closed at the lowest level of 2013, after falling below $92 a barrel intraday Tuesday. Here's what traders say is contributing to the selloff:
Hackers have hit many U.S. companies, but few have admitted it. Now, some are going public, reflecting new ways of judging the risks and benefits of such moves.
British Prime Minister David Cameron arrives in India on Monday to try to win new investment in the face of fierce global competition.
Egypt hunger for energy will play a role in the instability that has foreign investors asking whether they should quit the country before the other boot drops.
Jason Gammel, head of European oil at Macquarie, tells CNBC why a combination of factors offsetting each other mean Brent oil prices will be very company specific.
European shares pared some of the losses on Thursday, after a series of earnings across the continent weighed on market sentiment.
Shell CEO Peter Voser told CNBC he doesn't expect a major recovery in natural gas prices in the U.S., after the Nymex-traded futures contract rebounded 24 percent from a year ago to $3.23 per million British thermal units.
Peter Voser, CEO of Royal Dutch Shell, tells CNBC that they are on track for their four year plan to deliver a thirty to fifty percent cash flow growth.
Earnings season is shifting into high gear in the final week of January, with six Dow Jones components, and more than a fifth of the S&P 500 companies reporting.
Peter Voser, CEO of Royal Dutch Shell, tells CNBC about a ten billion dollar shale gas deal signed with Ukraine.
Shell may have moved an oil rig that ran aground off Alaska last week partly to avoid millions of dollars in taxes, U.S. Rep. Ed Markey said, raising even more questions about the oil company's decision on the timing of the move.
Chevron said it expects fourth-quarter earnings to be "notably higher" than in the third quarter.
A cyclone approaching Australia's northwest coast that forced miners to shut down key iron ore export terminals and offshore oilfields has intensified into a category four storm, the second-highest level, and will strengthen over the weekend.
Australia's first cyclone of the storm season is intensifying off the country's northwest and is expected to start affecting coastal areas in mining powerhouse Western Australia state as soon as Friday, the Australian Bureau of Meteorology said.
Working in extreme Arctic conditions brings its own set of technical hazards, highlighted by the grounding of Royal Dutch Shell’s Kulluk rig on the rocks off Sitkalidak Island, after being battered by a northern Pacific gale. These problems may become more frequent.
European shares extended gains to set a new 22-month high on Friday, after a better-than-expected U.S. jobs data.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
A Shell oil drilling rig grounded off an Alaska island since a New Years Eve storm has suffered damage from waves and flooding but has spilled none of the 155,000 gallons of fuel and other oil products aboard, officials managing the incident said on Thursday.
European shares finished mixed Thursday, while the Swiss SMI index soared over 2 percent, catching up on gains following the U.S. "fiscal cliff" deal.
An oil drilling rig owned by Royal Dutch Shell ran aground in Alaska after drifting in stormy weather, highlighting the serious risks of working in an offshore region where some in the industry see huge potential.