CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Israeli PM Netanyahu's comments spiked oil until Obama responded. Oil still closed over $50.» Read More
This tiny U.S. ally is showing few signs of the world economic crisis, even as some of its Persian Gulf neighbors struggle with debt, stalled projects and the collapse in oil prices.
The world's largest natural gas company, Russia's Gazprom, has after years of attempts finally gotten a foothold in the U.S., the world's biggest gas market.
ConocoPhillips, the third-largest U.S. oil company, said Thursday that lower oil and natural-gas prices and significantly lower worldwide marketing margins are expected to hurt first-quarter results.
The White House's auto task force thinks that GM's latest offers to bond holders and auto workers will leave the company with too much debt and want the terms reduced even further, CNBC has learned.
Wagoner's resignation comes as the company awaits president Barack Obama's reports on efforts to save GM and Chrysler.
Cramer explains why the market's pause is right. Plus, calls on the banks, homebuilders and natural gas.
An offer from GM is a "first shot, a starting point" for negotiations, said a GM bondholder told CNBC, but "there’s great disparity between the bondholders versus labor."
Steven Chu has likened his introduction to Washington to being “dumped in the deep end of the pool.”
GM bondholders sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and the leaders of the auto task force Sunday expressing frustration that they have received no response from either GM or the auto task force regarding their suggestions for a near $28 billion debt exchange.
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The administration is caught between oil companies, that want to expand drilling, and environmental groups, which ask for a ban to be reinstated.
The federal stimulus bill has allocated $3.4 billion for clean coal technologies, and companies are lining up with projects.
Members of the General Motors bondholders committee will be meeting with President Barack Obama’s auto task force on Thursday in Washington, CNBC has confirmed.
Cramer looks at the defense, natural gas, coal and utility sectors through a White House prism.
One of the best ways to play oil’s resurgence is with master limited partnerships. This is Cramer’s favorite.
El Paso on Thursday swung to a fourth-quarter loss amid a sharp decline in natural gas prices.
This company looks to be extremely undervalued, so Cramer went to the CEO for the inside story.
Billionaire energy investor Boone Pickens says the government is now behind at least half of the energy-reform plan he advanced last summer to reduce America's dependence on foreign oil.
Natural gas provider Williams Companies said Thursday that its fourth-quarter profit fell 49 percent due to weak economic conditions and sharply lower commodity prices, and lowered its 2009 profit outlook for its consolidated segments on commodity price pressure and scaled-back production.