The Dow and S&P 500 climbed higher on Wednesday after an unexpectedly strong report on the job market offset a surge in oil prices.
Oil rose more than $4 a barrel on Wednesday after U.S. government data showed an unexpected drop in gasoline stocks...
Tuesday has all the makings of another choppy session with little economic data but more fretting about the financial sector and plenty of earnings news.
Tumbling oil prices should send investors toward the people who own and run refineries, says SmartMoney senior markets editor Russell Pearlman.
Lou writes, "with record gas prices and crude falling, why are refiners stuck near 52-week lows?"
With most of the big names reporting, earnings season has been better than expected. So why aren’t we happy?
U.S. Gulf of Mexico producers had shut 5 percent of natural gas production and nearly as much oil output on Tuesday ahead of Tropical Storm Dolly, which is expected to hit the U.S.-Mexican border on Wednesday, the U.S. government said.
Tropical Storm Dolly continued to strengthen slightly early Tuesday as it moved over the warm waters of the western Gulf of Mexico towards the Texas-Mexico border.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of AIG and Biogen popped while Hasbro and CME Group dropped.
Energy watchers need pay close attention to the outcome of the Saturday meeting in Geneva, among Iran, European Union representatives, and most interestingly, the United States. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has confirmed that this meeting represents a change in U.S. policy toward Iran.
Gregory Church has two big contrarian plays for investors. One is as good as gold, and the other involves another refining process.
President Bush is ready to open up this country's offshore oil reserves – but does it open up new investment opportunities?
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As uncertainty in the U.S. markets prevails, stock investors might want to take a look at the 2nd quarter performance of the winning sectors for companies that have weathered the market turmoil.
Nearly 1.4 billion shares and $20 billion traded Friday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. Here are the bets being made today...
Refiners have been a tough trade, despite the price of crude. Here's one that could be ready to break out.
All day we've been talking about the dollar as the key driver in the direction of oil prices today. As the greenback rebounded against the euro and oil fell over $4 at the lows of the session. But in the last hour and a half of trading, with the dollar still higher, oil erased most of its losses and looks poised to settle basically unchanged.
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Nearly 1.9 billion shares and $22 billion traded yesterday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. Here are the bets being made today...