Brent crude oil steadied around $108 a barrel in a market that has been range-bound as ample supplies offset political risks.» Read More
A Texas judge upheld a $3 million verdict in favor of a family who claimed that oil and gas drilling near their land made them sick.
Though oil is trading at below $100 a barrel, these oil and gas stocks are worth considering, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.
U.S. oil prices extended gains to over a dollar, hitting more than $101 a barrel as data showed U.S. oil stocks fell sharply last week.
Global oil prices fell on reports of improving Libyan oil output and are now about 10 percent off the highs reached last month.
John Paulson correctly anticipated merger activity in the energy sector, making him one of the big winners of Whiting's purchase of Kodiak.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil climbed on the day, as crude inventories were down 7.2 million barrels.
The Permian Basin of west Texas and southeast New Mexico is seeing an exploration renaissance, according to Oilprice.com.
Up nearly 20 percent in the past five months, the energy sector still has room to run, Matarin's Nili Gilbert says.
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, discusses the outlook for the oil market after key Libyan terminals reopened.
The $6 billion buyout of Kodiak Oil & Gas is renewing attention on energy firms in North Dakota's Bakken formation.
Brent crude slipped towards $106 a barrel on Tuesday, as worries over Middle East and North Africa tensions eased.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Yellen's testimony helped drive down gold on the day, as traders tried to interpret her remarks.
Intense negotiations with Iran have yielded "tangible progress," but significant gaps remain, Secretary of State John Kerry says.
A mass of polar air pushing south from Canada will threaten record lows for this time of year in the Midwest, NBC News reports.
A federal appeals court said U.S. President Barack Obama deprived a small Chinese-owned firm of constitutional protections in a 2012 executive order.
Private equity firm KKR continues to expand its offerings, this time buying a stake in hedge fund firm BlackGold.
But the three-member panel also rejected some of the Chinese arguments against the U.S. countervailing duties in the $7.2 billion dispute.
Big mergers are afoot. But is a major shale oil deal a sign of a strong market?
Whiting Petroleum said it would acquire Kodiak Oil& Gas for $3.8 billion, becoming the largest producer in North Dakota's Bakken shale play.
Average gas price prices fell over the past three weeks in reaction to declining costs of crude oil, according to the Lundberg survey released.
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