The Growth Gang


  • Enbridge CEO: Seaway Pipeline  Wednesday, 6 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    For Enbridge, the Seaway pipeline is only just the beginning. Monaco discusses the future potential for its North American pipeline systems and the impact on U.S. oil prices.

  • Oil Industry Mulls Next Steps for Venezuela Tuesday, 5 Mar 2013 | 8:41 PM ET
    Supporters of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez hold an allusive poster while gathering in front of the Military Hospital in Caracas on March 5, 2013, after knowing of their leader's death.

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's death is not likely to result in near-term changes to the Venezuelan oil industry or global energy landscape, but it could ultimately result in political change that would reopen the country's energy industry to foreign investment.

  • Consumers May Find Some Relief at Gas Pump Tuesday, 5 Mar 2013 | 10:39 AM ET

    It may not be fast enough for some consumers, but the drop in pump prices is accelerating. Analysts said the gasoline price slide could continue.

  • Weekly Crude Inventories Up 1.13 Million Barrels  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 10:34 AM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports the latest data from the EIA Inventory Report on crude oil supplies.

  • Oil Prices Slump to 2013 Low—Here's Why Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 2:48 PM ET
    An employee walks past a conveyor belt at a Royal Dutch Shell processing plant.

    U.S. oil prices closed at the lowest level of 2013, after falling below $92 a barrel intraday Tuesday. Here's what traders say is contributing to the selloff:

  • Parents Are Robbing Retirement to Pay for College Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Paying for your child's education is a laudable goal, but may not be realistic for some parents who could wind up jeopardizing their own financial future in order to put their children through college.

  • Gold Bounces Off 7-Month Low  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 1:32 PM ET

    Gold is seeing a short covering rally after some money managers cut their bullish bets on gold last week, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Epperson: Gold Regains Ground  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    The markets are looking for more stimulus and traders are looking to Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's latest position on QE, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Gold Nears 'Death Cross' Sparking Technical Selling  Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 11:33 AM ET

    Traders warn of more selling as the precious metal's short-term trend line falls below its longer-term trend line, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson. (1:26)

  • Epperson: Gasoline's Steady Climb  Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 10:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports that even though gas prices have pulled back, futures are up over where they were a year ago. For the past 33 days, retail gas prices have climbed, she reports, and the national average is $3.75/gallon.

  • Gold Holds Above $1,600  Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 3:35 PM ET

    Gold is holding above $1,600 after briefly dipping below that mark earlier today, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Gold Holds Above $1,600 Into the Close  Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    The World Gold Council said full-year gold demand in 2012 fell 4 percent versus the previous year, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • As Gasoline Prices Rise, Traders Bet Rally Continues Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 2:39 PM ET

    Gas futures surged to a six-month high on Wednesday, leading some to think the rally could continue.

  • Platinum & Palladium Continue to Outperform  Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 1:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports President Obama's State of the Union address called for more government spending and reconstruction, which is supportive of copper, platinum and palladium.

  • Crude Oil Inventories Up 560K Barrels  Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 10:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports the latest numbers from the EIA Inventory Report.

  • Traders Regain Appetite For Risk  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 9:39 AM ET

    Traders' risk appetite is helping to support oil prices, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Money Managers Pouring Money Into Gas Futures  Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson says signs point to high fuel prices this summer, even though demand was cut by last weekend's snowfall.

  • Winter Storm May Provide Relief at the Gas Pump Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 11:10 AM ET
    Customers line up to fill up fuel tanks at the Stop and Shop gas station in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.

    Gasoline prices have surged in nearly in the past month, but a slide in the oil futures market may provide some temporary relief at the pump.

  • Gold Finishes Moderately Lower  Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 1:33 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson has an update on the metals market.

  • Storm Nemo Pushes Fuel Prices to 2013 Highs Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 12:40 PM ET
    The massive storm approaches the East Coast on Friday morning.

    The storm pounding the Northeast is pushing fuel prices higher, hitting consumers with a one-two punch that may send some of over the financial brink.