Topic: Commodity Markets
Oil prices have dropped, and currencies in Japan, China, and Singapore will be affected.
03/14/2011 01:58 pm
Stock market falls with Dow dropping more than 100 points in wake of concerns about Japan earthquake. Stock prices in Japan fall more than 6 percent.
03/14/2011 01:40 pm
Airline tickets are more expensive as fuel prices rise. But an improving economy and industry consolidation are also pushing up the price of airline tickets.
03/12/2011 08:07 am
The Dow average rose 59 points on Friday, but was down 1 percent for the week.
03/11/2011 06:01 pm
8.9 earthquake closes some Japanese refineries. Signs of quiet on planned 'day of rage' in Saudi Arabia also dampen oil prices, but longer outlook is still for strong demand, uncertain supplies.
03/11/2011 03:06 pm
Dow sees biggest drop in seven months and falls below 12,000. European stocks drop to lowest level of the year.
03/10/2011 05:22 pm
US stocks tumbled at midday after reports about a trade deficit in China and weak jobless claims in the US.
03/10/2011 11:56 am
Gas prices put extra strain on consumers, but several strategies can help offset the high price at the pump. Some of these tips give you more mileage from each gallon in your tank, while others tactics might help you simply drive fewer miles.
03/09/2011 04:32 pm
Stock futures point to a slightly higher open on Wall Street as traders watch to see if OPEC will boost oil production.
03/09/2011 08:14 am
Oil prices fell from their highs on prospects of higher OPEC production. After flirting with $120 a barrel in London, oil prices declined to nearly $114.
03/08/2011 08:07 am