Brent held above $85 as robust China oil demand supported prices, although gains were capped by oversupply and fears of a weak global economy.» Read More
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold got hammered early this morning, in a matter of minutes. Oil was largely unchanged on the day, and if an agreement is reached over Iran's nuclear program, it could fall to $80/barrel, she reports.
The Dow tumbled 135 points Thursday, to 16,441, its worst decline since Nov. 7.
Brent crude oil was flat Monday, with U.S. oil ending at a one month low amid hints of growing supply.
Ford has developed a concept model that runs primarily on solar power, creating a vehicle that is not dependent on traditional energy sources.
There's good news coming for consumers next year. Gasoline prices will fall to a four-year low, dipping below $3 a gallon for the national average.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on the weekly natural gas storage report. Natural gas saw a drawdown of 97 bcf.
Near-blizzard conditions and record cold snarled air travel up and down the East Coast, causing thousands of flight delays and cancellations.
Crude oil prices dropped as traders anticipated the return of Libyan oil and U.S. inventory data hinted at weak demand.
Two trains collided near Casselton, ND, on Monday afternoon and about 10 train cars were still engulfed in flames, a local sheriff said on Monday.
At the stroke of midnight, hundreds of new laws go into effect around the country. Here's a sampling. NBC News reports.
Oil prices fell by nearly $3 as Libya prepared to restart a major oilfield, and on speculation of a sharp rise in crude stockpiles.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
China may buy more Iranian oil next year as a state trader is negotiating a new light crude contract.
Originally developed for use in hybrid vehicles, fuel-efficient, stop-start technology will likely to become the norm over the next decade.
The CEO of engineering firm AMEC has warned of multiple barriers preventing the U.K. from creating a shale gas industry to rival that in the U.S.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is buying a Phillips 66 subsidiary with about $1.4 billion worth of the oil company's own shares.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude seems to be setting up into a bearish pattern. And it was a down day for gold, ending its worst year in more than 30 years.
A look back at December's cheapest gas prices throughout the country with CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
Brent ended 2013 nearly unchanged following turbulent year in the Mideast and Africa, while U.S. crude ended up 7 percent.
Riccardo Barbieri, chief European economist at Mizuho International, expects geopolitical risk to be minimal in 2014.