Oil fell in volatile trade on Thursday in the face of a strong dollar and the U.S. commitment to forge a nuclear deal with Iran.» Read More
Expectations of growing U.S. crude supplies sent oil prices to a new four-year low and are turning up the heat on OPEC members to cut production at their meeting this month.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was under pressure in the morning, but ended the day up slightly. The stronger dollar and supply situation continue to put pressure on oil.
Benchmark Brent crude hit a four-year below $81 low on Tuesday, nearing a test below the psychologically important $80 a barrel mark.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports how commodities traders are thinking about chilling weather.
Lower oil prices could be a holiday boost to the economy, Phil McConkey of Academy Securities says.
Some big energy companies are showing signs of pulling back on capital expenditures, according to a report in Oilprice.com.
The recent slide in oil prices won't deter drivers from what they want most from their vehicles: fuel economy, Ford Motor CEO Mark Fields said.
If oil prices stay where they are now, Russia's economy could be in serious trouble.
A Microsoft Data Plant in Wyoming uses fuel cells and anaerobic digesters for zero-carbon power.
Cheaper energy prices more of a positive than a negative, analysts say. Stocks saw another high Monday even with slumping oil and gas prices.
The U.S, Iran and Europe were weighing their next moves on Tuesday after two days of nuclear talks failed to produce any apparent breakthrough.
Natural gas futures swung wildly before closing lower for the first time in 10 sessions, signalling a volatile winter ahead for the commodity.
Scott Darling, Regional Head of Oil & Gas Research at JP Morgan, says OPEC is unlikely to decide on an output cut at its next meeting and expects brent to slip below $75 a barrel in early-2015.
Traces of radiation from the Fukushima nuclear power plant detected in waters 100 miles off California waters.
High energy prices are a key reason why Europe’s economic recovery has lagged the U.S., the joint head of Germany’s largest bank told CNBC.
Seven million people were under winter storm warnings ahead of a blast of freezing temperatures that will reach the East Coast later this week. NBC News reports.
Why oil prices are bouncing back a bit after a deep slide the past few weeks, with Helima Croft, RBC Capital Markets, and Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management.
US crude futures settled below $78 a barrel on Monday US dollar strength outweighed worries about conflict in Libya and Ukraine.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down another dollar today. Natural gas was down on the day, even though a major cold snap is on the way.
Abdalla Salem El-Badri, secretary general of OPEC, says U.S. shale oil will decline but the Middle East and Africa will continue to produce cheap oil.