Oil slid with U.S. crude falling close to a six-year low, after Greece's election results heightened uncertainty in the euro zone.» Read More
Crude rebounded on Tuesday, lifted by renewed geopolitical concerns.
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Europe’s dependence on Russian gas has declined for years, but the standoff in Ukraine has Europe seeking alternatives.
"Companies with money tied up in Russia would have a tough time getting it back out," says one foreign policy analyst.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on which U.S. companies have ties to Russia amid continued tensions with Ukraine; and Robert Frank provides insight on further sanctions on Russia.
Major oil companies with interests in Russia scrambled Monday to respond to new U.S. sanctions against Russia.
GE chief executive, Jeff Immelt, met French officials Monday to discuss the U.S. company's bid for Alstom amid news of a rival bid from Siemens of Germany.
The U.S. faces a natural gas supply shortfall this year despite the country's fracking boom, threatening more price spikes.
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CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The prospect of more supply drove the price of brent crude down, but the situation in Ukraine pushed up WTI. Nat gas was up again today, with inventories at an 11-year low. And gold sold off as home sales looked good.
Matt Smith, Schneider Electric, and Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors, talk about the impact of unrest in Ukraine on gold and oil prices.
U.S. oil ended higher while Brent crude was hammered below $109, amid signs that Libya may soon reopen a small oil port.
Peter Hutton, energy analyst at RBC Capital Markets, says energy companies will see a "lackluster" set of results this quarter.
General Electric is in talks with Alstom to take over its global power business. A deal could be announced in days, two sources said.
GE boss is due in Paris on Sunday and is expected to meet France's economy minister as he closes in on a deal to buy the power arm of French engineer Alstom
Standard & Poor's cut its currency rating on Russia to BBB- as capital continues to flow out amid heightened tensions with the West.
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk was paid just under $70,000 in 2013. But he could be in line for much, much more.
Disruption from the Russia-Ukraine conflict is not the only threat to Europe's energy supplies—there's also Algeria.
Germany's Siemens and the French government are intervening in General Electric's attempt to buy Alstom's global power arm, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.
Oil shrugged off a barrage of threats over the crisis in Ukraine, slipping ahead of the weekend on profit taking and healthy supplies in N. America.
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