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  • $40 oil ahead? It's possible, says this pro

    Given the rate and speed in which oil has been falling, prices could sink to $40 per barrel, says Jonathan Barratt, Chief Investment Officer at Ayers Alliance Securities.

  • Why now is the time to look at low-cost oil producers

    Joe Magyer, Senior Analyst at The Motley Fool, describes the reaction of emerging market assets to plunging oil prices.

  • JPMorgan: Brent to settle at $75 in Q1 2015

    Scott Darling, Regional Head of Oil & Gas Research at JP Morgan, explains why he sees further declines in oil prices next year.

  • Oil importers in focus amid sinking prices

    William Ma, Deputy CIO at Gottex Penjing Asset Management, says the firm may allocate more funds to oil importing countries like India as a result of sinking oil prices.

  • Saudi Arabia is trying to curtail US shale: CS

    David Hewitt, Co-head of Global Oil & Gas Equity Research at Credit Suisse, says OPEC is facing an economic conflict with U.S. shale producers.

  • Why oil's slide is a win-win for airlines

    Andrew Cowen, Deputy CEO at Hong Kong Express, says oil makes up about 45 percent of costs so the commodity's recent decline translates into higher profits ahead.

  • Expect oil glut, US shale bankruptcies: Analyst

    Neil Beveridge, Senior Oil Analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, says OPEC's decision not to cut output is triggering a glut of supply and may result in bankruptcy for U.S. shale producers.

  • Oil markets undergoing structural trend: Expert

    Kerry Series, Founder and CIO, Eight Investment Partners, says recent declines in oil prices are stimulatory for the global economy.

  • Will oil prices continue their free fall?

    David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets, says the next few OPEC output reports may show a different story to rhetoric at Thursday's meeting. Richard Martin of IMA Asia joins in the discussion.

  • US oil can easily sink below $60: IMA Asia

    Richard Martin, Managing Director at IMA Asia, says U.S. oil can drop sink below $60 in the near-term. In Asia, prices are dependent on China, he warns.

  • Former high profile Saudi Arabian Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi was replaced over the weekend in a far-reaching government shake-up as the kingdom deals with the long-term fallout from low oil prices.

    The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) decided on Thursday not to cut oil production, despite sliding oil prices.

  • Al-Naimi Vs. Sedgwick

    Ahead of the OPEC meeting, CNBC looks at Steve Sedgwick's encounters Saudi Arabia's oil minister, Ali Al-Naimi.

  • Things haven't changed with Naimi

    Ahead of the OPEC meeting, CNBC's Steve Sedgwick receives a muted response from Saudi Arabia's oil minister, Ali Al-Naimi.

  • Still a chance that OPEC may cut quota: Argus

    Alejandro Barbajosa, Vice President for Crude Middle East & Asia-Pacific at Argus Media, says an agreement to reduce production to 29 million barrels per day would be a strong signal.

  • Gartman: No way OPEC will cut production

    Dennis Gartman, Founder, Editor & Publisher of The Gartman Letter, says OPEC won't reduce output since members need high levels of cash flow in order to fulfill promises to citizens.

  • Energy now operating on Moore's law: Pro

    Don Luskin, Chief Investment Officer at Trend Macro, says technological abundance is collapsing prices in the energy sector, which is hurting major cartels like OPEC.

  • OPEC worried about losing market share?

    The idea that the cartel is worried about market share is misleading, says Daniel Hynes, Senior Commodity Strategist at ANZ.

  • US is a 'hot potato' market: Boockvar

    Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst at The Lindsey Group, says Wall Street shares are "extraordinarily overbought" at the moment due to expectations of central bank support.

  • Workers check the valves at the Taq Taq oil field in Arbil, Iraq, in this Aug. 16, 2014 photo.

    The minister said he is confident the group will reach a unified decision, and that the meeting will last only one day.

  • Want to expect from OPEC

    Greg Priddy, Eurasia Group, shares his thoughts on OPEC's Thursday meeting and the stumbling blocks to reaching an agreement.