• Iran lobbies Saudi Arabia for output cut: Report Sunday, 23 Nov 2014 | 10:27 AM ET
    OPEC headquarters in Vienna, Austria.

    VIENNA, Nov 23- Iran will try to persuade Saudi Arabia to cut oil production when the oil ministers from the two OPEC members meet this week in Vienna, Iran's semi-official Mehr news agency reported on Sunday citing a television interview with the country's oil minister. "Iran's oil minister will meet his Saudi counterpart in Vienna to persuade the oil giant for...

  • This is the tailwind for stocks in the week ahead Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 6:22 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Typically a positive time for stocks, analysts expect the market to continue to head higher during Thanksgiving week.

  • OPEC won't cut production to stop oil slide: Pros Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 5:37 PM ET
    Workers check the valves at the Taq Taq oil field in Arbil, Iraq, Aug. 16, 2014.

    Here's what will happen if OPEC does not cut production at its next meeting in response to low oil prices, two pros told CNBC.

  • US delays decision on ethanol in gas Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 12:09 PM ET
    Gas pumps with a sign indicating the gas is containing up to 10 % ethanol at a gas station in Pembroke Pines, Florida.

    The White House decided it will postpone a decision on how much ethanol should be allowed in fuel.

  • Oil traders increase bets on OPEC action Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 11:52 AM ET
    OPEC headquarters in Vienna, Austria.

    Oil gushed higher on China's surprise rate cut but also as traders increased bets that OPEC will cut production when it meets on Thanksgiving Day.

  • Cashin: Don't expect OPEC to cooperate     Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 11:02 AM ET

    Art Cashin of UBS, shares his forecast for next week's OPEC meeting.

  • Russia mulls oil output cut: Energy minister Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 11:03 AM ET

    Russia may cut oil production to shore up flagging prices, but no decision has been made yet, its energy minister said.

  • Stuck again: Iran nuclear talks set to hit hurdles Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 1:00 AM ET
    Tehran at night

    World powers are hoping to come to an agreement over the country's nuclear program on Monday, but analysts and officials involved in negotiations are pessimistic that an agreement can be found by then.

  • Why the US rally won't fizzle out in 2015     Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 5:21 PM ET

    A report from Goldman Sachs said Wall Street's rally will end next year, leaving investors with low returns. Bruce McCain, Senior VP & Chief Investment Strategist at Key Private Bank, explains why he disagrees.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil stabilizes     Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil is in a wait-and-see pattern, as traders look ahead to next week's OPEC meeting. Traders expect it to stay around $75.

  • Energy groups face climate threat, says ex-BP chief Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 1:36 AM ET

    Energy and mining companies are ignoring the "existential threat" from climate change and must change the way they operate, the former head of BP warns, the FT reports.

  • WTI settles $1 higher on strong U.S. data Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 2:40 PM ET

    U.S. crude settled up $1 at $75.88 per barrell on Thursday as strong U.S. economic data bolstered crude markets.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas pops on cold     Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI was down again, and stayed under $75 after a 2.4 million barrel build. Nat gas popped due to the cold weather.

  • Secret of the world's biggest listed hedge fund Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 3:42 PM ET
    The reflection of a trader working is seen on a monitor on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Man Group took in $1.2 billion in new money in the past quarter in part because of this strategy.

  • The big, immediate threat for a foreign oil giant Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 2:15 PM ET
    A tugboat (R) approaches a Petrobras oil platform in Guanabara Bay, offshore from Niteroi, Brazil.

    Brazilian Petrobras shares stabilized for the first time in months, after falling 45% since late August. Is it time for investors to jump in or out?

  • WTI settles below $75, traders wait for OPEC Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    Contracts for U.S. crude pared earlier losses to settle at $74.50 as Libya fueled hopes of that OPEC would cut oil production.

  • This cost us Keystone approval: Democratic senator Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, a Democrat from North Dakota, right, speaks as Sen. Mary Landrieu, a Democrat from Louisiana, looks on during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014.

    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp from North Dakota, a long-time Democratic supporter of the Keystone XL pipeline, also said to just wait until next year.

  • ISIS in trouble: What could this mean for oil? Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 7:29 AM ET
    The petroleum refinery outside of Bayji in Iraq

    One of the most important areas captured by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) looks as though it’s back in Western-backed hands.

  • Does the Keystone pipeline really matter?     Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 12:34 AM ET

    Jason Feer, Head of Business Intelligence at Poten & Partners, discusses the significance of the Keystone XL pipeline following the rejection of the bill by the U.S. Senate on Tuesday.

  • Other possible winners from the Halliburton deal Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 3:13 PM ET
    A worker on a oil and gas drilling rig.

    A sale of parts of Halliburton's business to appease regulators could be a game-changer for smaller oilfield services companies, analysts say.