Brent crude held below $103 with unrest in Libya balanced by concerns of slowing oil demand growth due to weak economic recoveries.» Read More
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil hit a two-week low as concerns over Syria continued to ease. And Libyan production seems to be coming back online, as well. And nat gas hits a 7-week high.
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CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The Syrian risk premium is quickly deflating. Now traders turn their attention to Libyan export terminals. .
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I'm more interested right now in nat gas," commodities trader Mark Fisher says.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up a buck and could go higher tomorrow, based on events in Libya and Syria. Gold dropped $30 today, due to concerns about next week's FOMC meeting.
A new natural gas export facility is seen as a harbinger of things to come.
The recent crash in emerging market currencies could hit global oil demand if it continues, the International Energy Agency warned on Thursday, as it forecast an improvement in oil supply.
Global oil prices climbed for a second straight day, with U.S. oil ending more than $1 higher as investors monitored diplomatic efforts to eliminate Syria's chemical weapons.
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CNBC's Sharon Epperson breaks down the latest numbers on oil and gas supplies.
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