Brent crude dropped towards $98 per barrel, pressured by a stronger dollar and a steep spike in U.S. crude stocks.» Read More
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
Crude pared early losses on Monday, with U.S. oil ending the session under $107 after a report showed strong growth in the U.S. economy's service sector.
One of the biggest contributors to the ongoing decline of the U.S. nuclear industry is booming natural gas development, according to a new study.
Chevron posted a decline in quarterly profit on Friday after maintenance work and a fall in oil prices knocked global oil and gas production.
The US is closing all of its embassies Sunday in the Middle East and parts of Asia because of a possible al-Qaeda-related threat.
A day after the House passed tough new sanctions on Iran, the ranking member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said he believes the Senate will also vote in favor of the bill.
Investors should view Egypt's political crisis as a buying opportunity and get in "sooner rather than later", the country's finance minister told CNBC on Thursday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up again, but natural gas took a hit on big supply numbers. Gold was down at the close.
Exxon Mobil said net income fell 57 percent in the second quarter, while Royal Dutch Shell said it significantly wrote down the value of its shale oil fields.
Royal Dutch Shell reported a 20 percent drop in second-quarter earnings on Thursday as higher costs, exploration charges, exchange rate effects and challenges in Nigeria took their toll.
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CNBC's Bertha Coombs takes a look at big moves in energy and metals. Analysts continue to watch WTI Crude.
U.S. crude oil prices climbed to the highest level in 10 days, after better-than-expected employment and manufacturing data brightened the economic outlook.
A deadly persistent heat wave sweeping southern China has led authorities to issue the first-ever, second-highest heat alert across the country, according to local media reports.
The price of U.S. crude may have caught up with North Sea Brent oil prices in the past week, but it now faces a sharp pull back of up to 35 percent, says one analyst.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
Two and a half years after the worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl, the operator of Japan's wrecked Fukushima plant faces a daunting array of unknowns.
The price action in oil has been all over the map. What does Cramer make of it?
U.S. oil staged a brisk rally on Wednesday, ending just above $105 after a batch of U.S. data underscored strong demand in the world's largest consumer of oil.
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