Brent crude rose above $61, supported by geopolitical tensions in Libya and Iraq, while traders eyed the outcome of Iran nuclear talks.» Read More
Technology stocks in the U.S. have seen a spike in short-selling since the start of the year, according to financial research firm Markit.
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.
Eleven Democratic senators urged Obama to make a final decision on whether to approve TransCanada Corp's Keystone.
Connie Hedegaard, European commissioner for climate action, says the Ukraine crisis has reinforced the need for alternative energiy in Europe, as energy dependence has both economic and political implications.
U.S. oil rose on Friday, as strong U.S. growth overtook recent signs of sputtering economic growth in China.
U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz declared a green loan program alive and well—and not just for renewable energy.
The annexation of Crimea carries hidden costs that could hurt an already struggling Russian economy.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was higher on the day as geopolitical tensions drove the price. Nat gas also popped, as traders looked for another drawdown in supplies. And gold was down today as traders looked for the next big catalyst.
Ryan Lance, ConocoPhillips chairman and CEO, looks at production growth of the company and how shale innovations impact its business model.
Crude rallied on Tuesday, amid escalating tensions in Ukraine and Fed minutes that traders liked.
China has begun drilling into the Tibetan Plateau to feed its appetite for raw materials, Oilprice.com reports.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Stocks sold off but gold was a big winner as traders moved to bullion. Nat gas was up on a smaller-than-expected build, and crude was down on the day.