Brent oil fell below $87, pressured by a stronger U.S. dollar after the Federal Reserve painted a brighter outlook for the U.S. economy.» Read More
Further depreciation in emerging market currencies could seriously dent oil demand in large emerging economics, OPEC warned on Wednesday.
Atlanta braced for its worst ice storm in 14 years as a weather system threatened power outages in the South followed by heavy snow in the Northeast.
Crude prices slipped, pressured by an expected dip in demand during the refinery maintenance season and a rise in U.S. jobless claims.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was flat on the day, but stayed around the $100/barrel mark. Nat gas futures were up, again due to cold weather and a bigger-than-expected drawdown. Gold touched $1,300 today, and closed around that mark.
At a news conference with French President Francois Hollande, Obama also acknowledged that Syrian peace talks are far from reaching their goal.
U.S. oil rose, but data showing a larger-than-expected build in oil inventories pulled prices off their highs.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude oil closed above $100, up on the day, even though the build was more than expected. Gold closed about the $1280 mark.
The U.S. plans to take India to the World Trade Organisation over subsidies New Delhi gives to its solar power industry.
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Discussing the trends for oil and natural gas, with Kevin Book, Clearview Energy Partners.
Crude lost its early momentum, with U.S. oil ending modestly lower and Brent posting slim gains ahead of inventory data.
The average price of regular gasoline in the U.S. has fallen 2 cents a gallon during the past two weeks.
The Department of Energy on Tuesday granted conditional approval to a Cameron Parish, Louisiana, terminal to export liquefied natural gas.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude hovers around $100/barrel. Nat gas prices were supported as another winter storm is headed up the coast.
The brutally cold winter has lit a fire under natural gas prices, testing assumptions that shale can provide inexpensive energy for decades to come.
Conflicts over the ownership of mining and energy resources could be a growing concern for investors in the natural resources sector.
Gridlock in Washington on fracking, the minimum wage, and immigration force states to make their own rules. Fiscal Times reports.
Water isn't the only resource running short in California. The drought-stricken state is also low on natural gas.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up slightly, over $100. Nat gas was down around 4 percent today, as cold temperatures are baked into the current price.
RBC analysts said U.S. production will be absorbed by the rest of the world "with only modest price impact" over the next year.
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