CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets, including the drop in global oil demand. Natural gas, on the other hand, remains strong due to cold-weather drawdowns. And the bearish market for gold continues.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold tumbled more than $25, and Goldman says it's time to short. Nat gas prices rallied after an above average hurricane forecast--there's a 72 percent chance a major hurricane will hit the U.S.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson previews the U.S. Energy Department's weekly petroleum report and impact it may have on oil trading on Wednesday.
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CNBC's Sharon Epperson looks at what's in store for the energy trade in the day ahead and the reason why gasoline may continue to lead the oil market's gains.
To help cut through the claims and counterclaims, here are a few of the issues debated in the scientific discussion about fracking.
The environmental impact of "fracking," the drilling technology largely responsible for America's boom in oil and gas production, are hotly contested. Consequences like water contamination have been established, but often it is not clear if they were directly caused by fracking or the result of sloppy drilling practices.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Moves by the Bank of Japan sent the dollar higher and oil lower, but nat gas inventory draw downs pushed natural gas higher.
Former Treasury Secretary Paul O'Neill discusses when he thinks the Fed might ease up; tax policies; and fracking standards.
U.S. oil prices posted the biggest one-day slide of the year in the midst of a broad commodities sell off. Natural gas prices also declined ahead of data on U.S. storage levels, due out tomorrow. CNBC's Sharon Epperson on what traders will be watching in the coming session.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
Cramer has identified two stocks that could be ready for a game of catch-up.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The national average price of regular gasoline was $3.63/gallon Monday, according to AAA. That's 13 cents lower than the average price on March 1 and 30 cents cheaper than April 1, 2012.
Brent crude rose above $111 a barrel in choppy trading on Monday, while U.S. crude prices fell as a pipeline leak in Arkansas threatened to increase the glut of oil in the U.S. Midwest.
A dramatic shift in how energy is being produced and consumed around the world could lead to far-reaching changes in the geopolitical order.
Lukoil, Russia's second-largest crude oil producer, agreed to acquire small producer Samara-Nafta for $2.05 billion from Hess as part of a long-term strategy to stabilize falling oil output.
Natural gas shot up 20% in the first quarter, its fourth straight quarterly gain, begging the question — can this hot streak continue?
Cindy Wexler, independent trader, says volume in open interest indicates longs coming into the market.
Sharon Epperson with what's ahead in the energy sector heading into Q2.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Natural gas has more than doubled since April of last year and is at a 19-month high, she reports. Tomorrow's report could show a draw down of 83-87bcf, which would likely drive prices higher.