It's been a stormy year for U.S. property insurers, and hurricane season hasn't even started yet. But shares of these companies could be jumping if a bad year in weather prompts premium increases.
CNBC's Mary Thompson has the story on what the devastating weather means for insurance companies, with Mike Bettes, The Weather Channel.
European airlines should be allowed to deal with the consequences of the most recent Icelandic volcano eruption themselves, Michael O’Leary, the chief executive of Ryanair told CNBC Monday.
Even the most intellectually gifted prognosticators did not foresee key forces that would cause paradigm shifts in society.
The forecast on this year's hurricane season and the impact on oil, with Anthony Grisanti, GRZ Energy; John Woods, JJ Woods & Associates, and CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
We missed the entry point on the trade I proposed yesterday, but there could be another chance before Memorial Day.
The swollen Mississippi River is washing away crops, harvests and jobs, the New York Times reports.
Some entire towns in Alberta have been burned to the ground, reports Ted Henley, Alberta's 660News.
Insight on what flooding means for oil and refiners, with Pavel Molchanov, Raymond James, and Jeff Grossman, BRG Brokerage.
Having spent the last few days reporting from locations all over the lower part of Louisiana, it's clear that the "all clear" has yet to be given.
The global surge in energy and commodity prices had a bigger financial impact on developing Asia’s big companies in the first quarter than Japan’s devastating earthquake and tsunami, results and trading updates suggest. The Financial Times reports.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan has the update on the South heading into a critical weekend as the Mississippi River swells.
Army Corps of Engineers Col. Ed Fleming leaned over a podium and warned the crowd gathered at a volunteer fire station that where they were standing was projected to be swamped by up to 15 feet of water from Mississippi River flooding. The crowd let out a collective gasp.
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Two earthquakes struck southeast Spain in quick succession Wednesday, killing at least 10 people, injuring dozens and causing major damage to buildings, officials said.
Gasoline prices at the pump are likely to keep rising, even if the price of oil has dipped over the past week.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson with a look at how floods in the south have impacted commodities and particularly, oil refineries.
The accident at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant has done more than spew radiation into the air and sea and force tens of thousands of people to evacuate their homes: it has blown a big hole in Japan’s energy policy. The New York Times reports.
The Mississippi over-runs the bluffs surrounding Memphis, reports Julie Martin, The Weather Channel.
Energy traders' fears are rising right along with the flood levels along the Mississippi River.