Brent crude futures were barely changed around $105, holding not far off their strongest level in 10 weeks on mounting tensions in the Middle East.» Read More
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up to nearly $99/barrel before closing below $98. The situation in Syria and the week's Fed watch is having an impact.
Brent crude oil futures touched a 10-week high close to $107 a barrel on Monday as tensions in the Middle East rose, but prices finished slightly lower on the day after a late sell-off in U.S. gasoline futures.
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Brent crude rises to $107 and US oil strikes a nine-month high after news that US authorized sending U.S. weapons to Syrian rebels sparked concerns about Middle East supplies.
CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders are waiting to see how the Iranian elections go.
This week's supplies of natural gas were within the expected range, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
BP Chief Economist Christof Ruhl offers his views on what's prompting the oil selloff and the outlook for developing domestic energy supplies.
Brent crude oil settled higher, reversing an earlier decline after U.S. data showed stronger-than-expected retail sales and a fall in jobless claims, although subdued global energy demand limited oil's rebound.
CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching Thursday.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Natural gas rebounded today, ahead of tomorrow's storage report.
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There's excitement over the possibility that natural gas may overtake gasoline as primary fossil fuel for vehicles. There's one problem: Where would a natgas car fill up?
The world is heading for a glut of refined products as new Asian and Middle East refineries increase oil processing in a move likely to force less advanced competitors in developed countries to close, the West's energy agency said on Wednesday.
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US light, sweet crude prices end higher at $96 a barrel due to worry over supply disruptions but capped by a jump in inventories in US and estimate cut for oil demand.
CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching Wednesday.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Concerns over central bank policies drove down commodities prices today. Rising interest rate environments put pressure on gold, as well.
OPEC predicted world oil demand will grow more quickly in the rest of 2013, indicating the group can keep pumping more oil than the ouptut target it set out last month.
Crude fell below $103 per barrel on Tuesday after the world's largest consumer, the United States, nearly doubled the estimate of its shale oil reserves.
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