OPEC is looking to put a lid on the U.S. fracking boom, former Wells Fargo boss Richard Kovacevich tells CNBC.
Scientists at Miami University of Ohio identified what may be one of the biggest quakes that has resulted from fracking.
Oil investors are paying attention to Civeo's recent plummeting as the drop points to indications of slower oil investments.
While some are praising New York's decision to ban fracking, some business owners who were hoping for a drilling-related boom are disappointed.
Did the Fed's meeting and the oil rebound dominate markets last week? Alan Knuckman, chief options strategist at Bulls-Eye Options, disagrees, saying that "profit-taking" was behind the U.S. markets moves last week.
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, compares the price of oil to "a bungee jump", referring to its volatility in price, saying that the problem is no knowing how many more "bounces" there are in oil until the price is stabilised.
Oil at $50 a barrel is not going to scare some producers, and investors should focus on companies with core acreage in good basins, said Mike Kelly.
Thomas L. Friedman, The New York Times, weighs in on the global impact of falling crude prices.
Former Shell President John Hofmeister, shares his thoughts on New York's fracking ban, and natural gas as a transportation fuel.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports on slowdowns and shutdowns as oil drillers and producers react to the drop in oil prices.
Here's what bothers Ron Insana about the Fed's statement — its last of 2014.
"Considerable time" may be on its way out. But the Fed needs to be careful not to send signals to the market it will take back later.
Enterprise Products Partners is shelving a pipeline that would have transported crude from North Dakota to Oklahoma, the company said Friday.
Global demand for oil from OPEC next year will be less than expected because of weaker growth in consumption and the U.S. shale boom.
We should heed the warning sign that the silent crash in commodities is flashing, says Ron Insana.
Vladimir Putin is trying to make the best of a tough geopolitical situation, and one NATO member is seeing big benefits.
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.