International Organizations OPEC


  • Oil markets building in risk premium: Pro

    Jonathan Barratt, Chief Investment Officer at Ayers Alliance Securities, expects a risk premium to be built into fuel prices soon and explains why cheaper oil is a double-edged sword for consumers.

  • Why this is not the end of oil's plunge

    Mike Harrowell, Director of Resources Research at BBY, says oil prices could fall to $15-20 a barrel unless Saudi Arabia cuts output to restore market balance.

  • UAE's plea may not 'mean much': Platts

    The United Arab Emirates on Sunday urged oil producers not to raise their output for 2015. John Kingston, Global Director of News, Platts, discusses whether that could solve oversupply woes in oil markets.

  • Commodities Next Week: Oil up, but so is the dollar

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil tried to stabilize today on short covering heading into the weekend.

  • Oil price fuels Carnival Cruises' success

    Carnival Cruises earnings have beaten expectations in its fourth quarter, with lower fuel prices being a great help, says David Dingle, UK chairman of Carnival Cruises.

  • Sunni Arabs 'freaked out' about Iran: Friedman

    Thomas L. Friedman, The New York Times, discusses how oil is prompting a geopolitical shift in Middle East power structures.

  • The price of cheap oil: Friedman

    Thomas L. Friedman, The New York Times, weighs in on the global impact of falling crude prices.

  • Oil technology's hope for the future

    Former Shell President John Hofmeister, shares his thoughts on New York's fracking ban, and natural gas as a transportation fuel.

  • A worker for Raven Drilling, helps line up a pipe while drilling for oil in the Bakken shale formation outside Watford City, North Dakota.

    Oil futures fell sharply, failing to hold a rally for a second day and signaling traders that the selling is not over.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gas less than $2.50

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down on the day, but the market was up. Way up. Traders are looking for oil to dip into the $40s soon.

  • Oil fracking California

    Global crude prices fell again on Thursday, a day after rallying, as traders placed new bets that the market would resume a six-month rout.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gas price $2.51

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude actually ended slightly higher on the day. There was a little bit of buying going into the Fed meeting, traders said.

  • Oil stocks bounced, in their best day in three years, but oil industry analysts say the equities may be premature in celebrating a bottom in oil prices.

  • Brent crude oil traded near $62 a barrel on Wednesday as U.S. data showed falling crude inventories, stemming deep losses brought on by a supply glut.

  • Emirates CEO: The oil price drop is great

    Emirates Airline - and the industry more broadly - is benefitting from lower oil prices, and will report "healthy profits" says Tim Clark, President of Emirates Airlines.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gasoline drops again

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Another volatile day for crude, which closed up 2 cents on the day.

  • Elon Musk

    Elon Musk's investments in electric cars and alternative energy is taking a beating due to tumbling gas prices.

  • Need 'stabilisation' in oil

    In terms of the drop in oil prices, David Sneddon, managing director and global head of technical analysis at Credit Suisse, says their company is looking for "signs of stabilisation".

  • OPEC's high-stakes poker game

    Discussing oil price volatility and where oil will settle, with Francisco Blanch, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research.

  • Venezuela is one of the nations most threatened by civil unrest resulting from low oil prices. The Latin American nation has already experienced discord this year, as shown in this image of protesters in Caracas in February.

    Lower oil prices are good for some countries and bad for others. In a few, things could get ugly.