Brent crude reversed early losses to edge up towards $85 a barrel on Thursday, with factory data having countered concerns.» Read More
Ira Eckstein, Area Trading NY president, weighs in on whether oil prices will continue to head lower.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson breaks down the latest numbers on oil and gas supplies.
Crude oil prices were moderately higher, as the United States eased off its plans for a military strike against Syria and said it would explore diplomacy first.
Repsol has sounded out banking advisers about the sale of its €4.4bn stake in Gas Natural. The FT reports.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson looks at how oil prices have fallen as support grows for a plan for Syria to cede its possession of chemical weapons, the resulting impact on retail gasoline prices in the U.S. and how much further pump prices could fall.
Even with SUV and crossover utility vehicles sales surging, the average fuel efficiency of new vehicles sold in August set a new record high for the U.S..
Syria said it will acknowledge that it possesses chemical weapons and sign onto the convention banning them, according to a new report.
President Obama on Tuesday night will address a nation solidly opposed to using military force against Syria, according to a new poll.
The conflict in Syria has more than halved the amount of oil the country can supply, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries said on Tuesday.
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.
Oil prices slid more than $2 a barrel on Tuesday, as Syria accepted a Russian proposal to give up its chemical weapons, which made investors less nervous.
As Norwegians headed to the polling stations in a national election on Monday, analysts warned the country's economy risked overheating.
The latest Lundberg Survey shows an average gallon of gas moved up to about $3.58 from $3.56, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.
Oil eased on Monday, with investors focused on Syria after Russia and China again urged the United States to avoid military action.
There is growing speculation in global oil markets about the possible release of strategic stockpiles held by major industrialized consumers.
Secretary of State John Kerry says in London that Syria could prevent a U.S.-led military strike by handing over all chemical weapons.
Christyan Malek, analyst at Nomura, tells CNBC that they are formalising their cautious view on the oil sector.
The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the U.S. rose in the last two weeks, reversing four weeks of declines as crude oil advanced.
Global X Fund has a new exchange-traded fund that offers a way to play the U.S. energy boom, using midsized oil and gas pipeline operators as investment vehicles.
China's imports of crude oil, iron ore, copper and soybeans fell in August from July's record highs, but shipments stayed at elevated levels.
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