Brent crude futures held above $106 a barrel on Wednesday as investors looked to a Federal Reserve meeting for clues on the outlook for a U.S. stimulus program.» Read More
The U.S's gas boom is both a threat and an opportunity, the head of Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (Sabic), told CNBC.
Brent oil crude futures fell towards $102 per barrel on Monday, due to weak economic outlook in a well-supplied market, with oil producer cartel OPEC unlikely to shift policy at a meeting this week.
With the world's largest economy suddenly awash in oil and gas, might the U.S. dollar join the ranks of the dollars of Canada and Australia as a "commodity currency"?
Oil prices rose after a report of a gasoline unit shutdown at a refinery, and as traders bought contracts to cover short positions ahead of a long U.S. holiday weekend.
CNBC's Scott Wapner and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching Friday.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The hurricane forecast is for 7 to 11 hurricanes this season, which could be bullish for the energy markets. Nat gas was up on the day because storage levels rose less than expected.
Oil prices pared losses after falling to a three-week low on Thursday in a broader commodities sell-off, supported as selling in U.S. equities tapered off.
CNBC's Amanda Drury and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching Thursday.
Crude dropped on Wednesday, after data showing a surprise jump in U.S. gasoline stockpiles sparked worries that summer demand could be weaker than expected.
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 remain focused firmly on tomorrow's testimony from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke. And expectations for this week's oil inventories.
Oil fell on Tuesday, on concerns that the U.S. Federal Reserve might scale back its quantitative easing program, which could damage fragile demand.
CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching Tuesday.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson takes a look factors that contributed to the major reversal in precious metals on Monday and what sent oil prices to a 7-week high. She also discusses events in the the coming days that could impact the price action in energy and metals.
Natural gas is the top performing commodity after President Obama approved a $10 billion natural gas export facility last week. Andrew Lipow, Lipow Oil Associates, shares his outlook for the commodity.
New data about consumers and gas prices show high gas prices hurt the economy more than low gas prices helped it, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
The energy boom in the U.S. is providing a shock absorber of sorts for major oil companies, helping to hedge a strong dollar amid an the increase in domestic production.
Crude oil prices rose on Monday, reversing early losses to trade higher by late morning in New York as the dollar weakened.
Chesapeake Energy hired Robert Douglas Lawler of rival Anadarko Petroleum as its new chief executive.
Brent crude oil climbed for a third straight session, supported by a raft of strong economic data from top oil consumer the United States.
A look at what it takes to drill for Texas oil.
In a domestic energy market developing faster than just about anyone can remember, the key is in finding an edge.
The environmental impact of "fracking," the drilling technology largely responsible for America's boom in energy production, is hotly contested.