Brent crude held above $107 a barrel, with a global oil glut keeping prices in check despite geopolitical tensions threatening supply.» Read More
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Volatile day for commodities as oil was down on the day. Traders continue to watch the Middle East
Crude dipped in choppy trading as traders searched for direction amidst political tensions in Ukraine and Gaza.
Russia has called for the investigation into the downing of MH17 to be led by the "international community" and not Ukraine.
Even as U.S. shale companies pursue mergers, analysts don't expect them to become echoes of Big Oil deals that eventually fell flat.
John Westwood, chairman of Douglas Westwood, says that a big drop in the oil price would be a "killer" for Russia as it relies heavily on revenues from oil and gas exports.
President Obama called for Russia to make good on its claims of wanting an open investigation into the crash of the MH17.
NBC's Jim Maceda reports anger is rising over the handling of the remains of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, and Russian President Putin appears unwilling to cut his ties with Ukrainian separatist.
The Obama administration is rolling out a series of reforms including lower speeds and thicker walls to improve rail safety. Biz isn't happy.
Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-Wis.), explains why the U.S. needs to get tougher with Russian President Putin.
Oil rallied as investors closely watched an intensifying crisis with Moscow over the downing of a civilian jet in Ukraine.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up on the day, while nat gas was down.
Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management, explains why the only markets to be impacted by the current geopolitical tensions are the local markets. And Matt Smith, Schneider Electric energy analyst, discusses how global tensions are impacting crude oil prices.
It's not clear that the German Chancellor is in a position to actually hit Russia where it would hurt: Its pocketbook.
The United States wants to turn up the heat on Russia, but doesn't want to risk Europe's oil supply, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
Crude turned lower as investors took some profits from the previous day's gains even as tensions between Russia and the West remained high.
The "Fast Money" traders discuss the potential impact to oil as concerns continue to escalate between Ukraine and Russia.
Morgan Stanley CFO does not believe new sanctions on Rosneft will affect a pending deal between the two companies.
Toyota is betting that drivers will embrace hydrogen fuel cells, a technology that runs on the energy created by an electrochemical reaction.
What does cooler-than-expected weather mean for the futures market? Cheaper natural gas, for one thing.
Republican Sen. Bob Corker applauds President Obama's newly imposed sanctions on Russia for its role in destabilizing Ukraine.
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