Brent crude edged towards $109 a barrel on Wednesday on mixed Chinese data and a gradual resumption of Libyan oil exports.» Read More
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A volatile day for stocks, but commodities were not. Crude was down slightly, but could be ready to break out because of Ukraine. Gold closed down $27 on the day, it's worst drop for the year. And nat gas
Oi fell as investors weighed tension between Russia and Ukraine against prospects of a recovery in Libyan supply.
Dennis Gartman says it's no surprise crude prices have bounced.
The senator says she battles for oil and gas jobs, even if that means defying President Barack Obama.
Ukraine's Acting President said an airfield in the eastern town of Kramatorsk had been taken back from pro-Russian separatists, Reuters reported.
A rise in U.S. seismic activity, coinciding with the energy boom, has left both sides of the fracking debate more polarized than ever.
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A group of prominent Democrats have urged the president to make a decision on the controversial pipeline.
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Valuations in the biotech and tech sector got to ridiculous levels, says Dan Veru, Palisade Capital, discussing what likely drove Thursday's selloff. And Steve Sachs, ProShares Advisors, says revenue growth is going to be the key factor to this season's earnings.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up on strong volume and fears from Ukraine. Gold saw some buying in spite of a stronger dollar. And platinum was higher on a possible mine workers strike in South Africa.
Ukraine's president threatened military action after pro-Russian separatists occupying government buildings in the east ignored an ultimatum to leave.
State regulators have linked earthquake activity in Ohio to fracking, confirming the suspicions of activists pushing for a ban.
Ryan Lance, Conocophillips chairman and CEO, says the energy business has really drove a lot of the GDP growth the country has seen since the recession of 2009.
A deal between Sinopec and Phillips could signal that the United States is to become the top supplier of LPG to China.
Crude was boosted by strong data and concerns over escalating tensions between Russia and Ukraine that may disrupt supply.
The fallout from the diplomatic dispute between Russia and Ukraine will continue to affect the oil price for months, according to the International Energy Agency.
Discussing the health of financial stocks right now, as well as the energy and technology space, with David Spika, Westwood Funds; Drew Matus, UBS; and Jonathan Golub, RBC.
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