U.S. crude futures fell below $100 a barrel in early Asian trade on Wednesday, dropping below the level for a second day as a higher-than-expected rise in inventories in the world's biggest oil consumer revived demand growth worries.» Read More
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed.
Crude rallied sharply on Wednesday, after the Federal Reserve's surprising decision to keep its foot on the monetary policy accelerator.
Tom Kloza, GasBuddy chief oil analyst, weighs in on when to expect the price of gasoline to drop.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson breaks down the numbers on oil and gas supplies.
After a recent turn of events, Cramer worries that lawmakers are squandering an opportunity to generate serious prosperity.
Sept 18- General Electric Co's decision to name rising star Lorenzo Simonelli to head its oil and gas equipment business signals just how important energy has become to the conglomerate as it retreats from finance and returns to its industrial roots.
Tesla Motors is working to produce a car capable of running on "auto-pilot" within the next three years, CEO Elon Musk said.
*Libya losing $130 million a day in lost oil revenues. *Libya has FX reserves of more than $100 billion. LONDON, Sept 18- Libya could start dipping into financial reserves from next month if prolonged protests crippling the oil sector are not resolved, Finance Minister Alkilani Abdelkarim al-Jazi said.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil hit a two-week low as concerns over Syria continued to ease. And Libyan production seems to be coming back online, as well. And nat gas hits a 7-week high.
Crude futures skidded on Tuesday, adding to the prior session's steep losses, as easing worries over Syria calmed Middle East supply fears.
AAA has come up with a sobering statistic: the average price of gasoline will surpass $3 per gallon Tuesday for the 1,000th consecutive day.
Environmentally sustainable investing is an urgent topic on many campuses, but individual investors can make their portfolios greener, too.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The Syrian risk premium is quickly deflating. Now traders turn their attention to Libyan export terminals. .
Global oil prices fell on Monday, after U.S. and Russian officials reached a weekend deal to remove Syria's chemical weapons, easing investor worries.
Kevin Giddis, Raymond James; Matt Smith, Schneider Electric, and Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, provide a preview of this week's trading activity in currencies, energy and fixed income, after Larry Summers withdrew from the race for Federal Reserve chairman.
As the U.S. prods the oil industry to blend more ethanol into gasoline, charges are flying between refiners and biofuel advocates about the impact of mandates.
The Energy Department is sticking by its green loan program, even as critics question the government's moves into venture capitalism.
US Secretary of State John Kerry warned Syria that it must comply and hand over its chemical weapons. "We cannot have hollow words in the conduct of international affairs," Kerry said.
Brent crude oil fell below $112 a barrel on Friday after the U.S. and Russian foreign ministers agreed to push for a conference to end Syria's civil war.
Darren Schuringa, Yorkville ETF Advisors, explains why he thinks energy infrastructure plays are safe right now.