Business Iraq

  • Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Energy stocks may be getting too rich and could quickly give up gains if the Iraq situation is defused, some analysts said.

  • Commodities don't like uncertainty: Pro

    "I don't know how long this lasts, but the bet is being made that we're going to $112," Anthony Grisanti says of crude oil.

  • Gartman's big picture oil trade

    Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, explains how to trade the turmoil in the Middle East by investing in the U.S. fracking industry.

  • Iraq turning geopolitics on its head

    An al-Qaeda affiliated group is continuing its military action to take more cities in Iraq. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses whether this could be a start of a civil war.

  • hot list: Iraq dominates Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports the mounting crisis in Iraq and a story on millennial women are the hottest topics among readers.

  • Risk of overdramatizing geopolitical stories

    Discussing what higher oil and gas prices reveals about the economy and which sectors stood out in today's lackluster trading session, with CNBC contributor Ylan Mui; Fast Money trader Guy Adami; Cardiff Garcia, FT Alphaville; and CNBC's Dominic Chu and Kayla Tausche.

  • Oil traders take 'wait & see' approach

    West Texas Intermediate (WTI) closed down a penny today after surging on Iraq fears in the past few days. CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports what further volatility could mean for gas prices.

  • ISIS' impact on Iraq's oil development

    Major oil producer Iraq pumped as much as 3.6 million barrels per day on some days this year. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the escalating conflict in the country and its impact on oil production.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: 'Unchallenged' market

    Dissecting the case for small caps, and the best place to invest, with Joe Tanious, JPMorgan Asset Management; Mike Balkin, William Blair Small Cap Fund; Kim Caughey Forrest, Fort Pitt Capital; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Lord John Browne, former Chief Executive of British Petroleum.

    The U.S. has done a superb job of bringing on more sources of oil so there are more choices in the market, said former BP CEO John Browne.

  • US at energy tipping point?

    Discussing if the energy markets could become "unhinged" and what it means for the global economy, with David Nelson, Belpointe Asset Management chief strategist, and Reva Bhalla, Stratfor VP of Global Analysis.

  • US evacuates Iraq embassy

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Sunni militants have captured the town of Tal Afar and ISIS claims it has massacred 1,700 Iraqi recruits.

  • Lord John Browne: Future of energy

    Former BP CEO John Browne is watching how the crisis in Iraq develops, and its impact on oil prices.

  • Oil prices rise on Iraq fears

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on the current price of oil, and where investors think it will move based on geopolitical events.

  • Mistake for US soldiers to leave Iraq?

    Retired U.S. Marine Corps General Michael Hagee, shares his opinions on whether it was a mistake for U.S. soldiers to leave Iraq.

  • Iraqi choppers hit Sunni targets in Northern Iraq

    American ships have arrived in the Persian Gulf near Iraq over the weekend just in case they're called to join the fighting there, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Oil fracking California

    Jonathan Waghorn of Guinness Global Energy Fund sees a clear path to $150-a-barrel levels for crude oil.

  • Markets on edge

    Dissecting the market play amid geopolitical concerns, and overconfidence in the market, with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG.

  • Trader says follow energy equities

    The FMHR traders share their view of geopolitics and the trade on energy companies now.

  • Southern Iraq oil exports increasing: Pro

    Ben Lando, Iraq Oil Report editor-in-chief, and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, discuss Iraqi oil production and export.