Vladimir Putin is trying to make the best of a tough geopolitical situation, and one NATO member is seeing big benefits.
Oil prices are expected to stabilize, but OPEC will probably be forced to cut production, analysts say.
CNBC's Jake Novak responds to reader comments on a recent CNBC.com column that blamed progressives and green activists for threatening the U.S. energy boom.
JMorgan's Jim Casey is "concerned" about the impact of falling oil on high-yield bonds but said some hedge funds see opportunity.
Denton, a small town north of Dallas is the first municipality to ban fracking for shale oil, reports NBC.
Saudi Arabia and OPEC may have just launched an 'oil war.' Here's what the US response should be, says Ron Insana.
Oil stocks have taken a beating, but companies that run on energy have taken the Dow Transports to new highs.
Discussing Saudi Arabia's possible objectives with the price of oil, and the potential bottom in crude, with Kevin Book, Clearview Energy Partners.
Oil prices continue to fall. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the crude economics of extracting oil from the ground.
Oil producer and driller stocks are falling after oil's dip, but other energy companies are also seeing their stocks drop.
A sale of parts of Halliburton's business to appease regulators could be a game-changer for smaller oilfield services companies, analysts say.
Halliburton bought Baker Hughes to be a bigger, stronger integrated company to compete in the marketplace, said CEO Dave Lesar.
Increasing amounts of crude oil are hitting the global market, left, right, and center. That may take oil as low as $50 in the coming months.
Philadelphia is developing a new reputation as a nexus of oil and gas transportation, which bodes well for its economy.
Oil production is at the highest in a decade in Nigeria, but the surge is not likely to last long.
Tim Leach, Concho Resources CEO, discusses the decline in oil prices and the cost of oil production. We have a very large cash margin, says Leach.
OPEC is losing its price-setting influence on global oil prices to U.S. shale production, according to Goldman Sachs analysts.
Insight to the decline in oil prices, with Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm. Hamm says the U.S. is in a very good position because production is growing and coming back.
Insight to bullish options bets on Nabors Industries, with CNBC contributor Mike Khouw of Dash Financial Group.
Saudi Arabia is telling oil market participants that it's fine with lower oil prices for an extended period.