Stocks rise sharply after last week's 4 percent loss on the Dow. But traders caution that the bounce in stocks may not last.
08/22/2011 12:45 pm
Two recent books examine America's addiction to crude oil, blaming it on the oil "kings" and "barbarians" of the Middle East.
08/17/2011 04:33 pm
Many are forecasting higher oil prices next year, due to increased global consumption and decreased output from Libya and other oil-producing nations. That could threaten global economic recovery.
08/12/2011 04:22 pm
Oil prices rose after the Fed's announcement on Tuesday that it would hold interest rates low for the next two years. Still, oil prices are down about $18 a barrel since July 22.
08/10/2011 04:32 pm
President Obama on Friday unveiled fuel-efficiency standards of 54.5 miles per gallon by 2025 – a significant step in dealing with emissions and oil consumption.
07/29/2011 04:37 pm
Crude oil moved above $91 a barrel Friday, a day after the International Energy Agency announced it would release 60 million barrels of crude oil from reserves.
06/24/2011 09:33 am
The Dow fell more than 170 points, continuing a losing streak that is the worst since 2002.
06/10/2011 05:46 pm
The Dow gained about 75 points, as stocks closed higher for the first time in June
06/09/2011 06:07 pm
After gains early in the day, the session closed lower, with the Dow declining about 19 points
06/07/2011 05:54 pm
Oil, stocks, and the economy faltered this week, with oil poised to drop in the lead-up to an OPEC meeting.
06/07/2011 01:45 am