Brent crude oil futures held near $112 a barrel on Monday, underpinned by upbeat economic data from the United States and China, the world's first and second largest oil consumers.» Read More
The price of oil fell, as investors sold off commodities with the stock market surging toward a record high.
CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching Thursday.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports the latest data from the EIA Inventory Report on crude oil supplies.
Charles Drevna, National Petrochemical and Refiners Association, discusses whether U.S. refineries are ready for the nation's new found supply of oil fields.
CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching Wednesday.
Brent crude oil futures settled at $111.87 a barrel, as investors weighed expectations that the Federal Reserve's stimulus program will be maintained against the sixth straight weekly rise in U.S. crude oil stockpiles.
First Solar beat on earnings but its revenue and outlook fell short. Shares tumbled after-hours.
With U.S. oil prices at the lowest levels of the year, traders are looking ahead to the U.S. Energy Department's weekly gauge of oil inventories on Wednesday. CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports that analysts are expecting crude supplies to have risen by 2.6 million barrels in the past week.
Vladimir Putin may not be able to keep Bashar Al-Assad in power completely, but he may have formulated a plan to save the Middle Eastern strongman -- and boost Russia's power in the region, to boot, reports Oilprice.com.
Brent crude oil fell to a one-month low — under $113 a barrel — on Tuesday as inconclusive Italian election results revived investor concerns about instability in the euro zone and threatened the outlook for fuel demand.
Pro trader Jim Iuorio explains why he thinks now is a good time to gain exposure to natural gas.
Andrew Brandler, CEO of power supply firm CLP, discusses the company's full-year earnings and warns of rising challenges in its Australian and Indian operations.
CNBC's Amanda Drury and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching Tuesday.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets, where a rising dollar hit oil today. Traders continue to watch Iran, what's happening in Europe, and look ahead to Ben Bernanke's testimony tomorrow. And investors leave gold ETFs.
North Korea's latest belligerent talk isn't just cheap rhetoric: North Korea is preparing for a war because, in their eyes, the US may really be planning an offensive.
Uncertainty has been the name of the game of late. What should investors expect to see in the currency markets ahead of Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony? Marc Chandler, Brown Brothers Harriman; and Mark Sebastian, Option Pit Mentoring and Consulting, weigh in.
Brent crude rose after official Chinese data indicated strong demand in the world's second-largest oil consumer, though prices pared early gains as uncertainty surrounding Italian election results weighed on the euro and spooked markets.
Kevin Book, ClearView Energy Partners, discusses whether rising gas prices will continue into the spring and summer.
Benchmark oil prices are set to weaken further this week though losses may be limited if U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke defends the central bank's stimulus efforts this week at his semi-annual testimony to Congress.
Steve Yerrid, trial attorney and special counsel to Gov. Christie on Gulf oil spill, tells CNBC why there is motivation on both sides to reach a settlement on Gulf spill damages and avoid a drawn out trial.