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Economist Perspective: U.S. Shale Oil Buffers Middle East Influence

Economist Perspective: U.S. Shale Oil Buffers Middle East Influence

As U.S. oil exports rise, the power of Saudi Arabia and Russia to jointly influence oil prices has diminished.

Crude Oil Power Rankings: Middle East Takes Center Stage

Crude Oil Power Rankings: Middle East Takes Center Stage

Saudi Arabia's response to September attack will have the biggest impact on crude prices for the remainder of 2019.

Ecuador Is Leaving OPEC, Is It a Sign of Things to Come?

Ecuador Is Leaving OPEC, Is It a Sign of Things to Come?

Ecuador had asked OPEC for permission to produce above its quota, but it was never answered. It matters little to OPEC -- but for Ecuador, it no longer serves its interests to be part of this bigger organization.

Market Movers: September Crop Report

Market Movers: September Crop Report

Forecasts are showing no major frost event. From a supply perspective, what does a frost freeze mean for final yields?

The Countries With the Biggest Ecological Footprints

The Countries With the Biggest Ecological Footprints

We've used up a year's worth of the planet's resources in just seven months.

Boeing Facing First MAX-Related Customer Lawsuit

Boeing Facing First MAX-Related Customer Lawsuit

A subsidiary of Russian state conglomerate Rostec files a U.S. lawsuit to cancel its order for 35 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes, another sign that Boeing's customers are losing patience with ongoing delays in remedying the troubled jet.

Bitcoin Failed as a Safe-Haven Investment Last Week

Bitcoin Failed as a Safe-Haven Investment Last Week

When stocks tanked last week, so did the price of Bitcoin. On the other hand, gold prices rallied.

Economist Perspective: Gold, Oil and Copper: Dancing to Different Drummers

Economist Perspective: Gold, Oil and Copper: Dancing to Different Drummers

Copper, gold and oil are no longer moving in tandem. So what's driving these commodities in opposite directions?

Mastercard Reportedly Is Building a Team of Cryptocurrency Experts

Mastercard Reportedly Is Building a Team of Cryptocurrency Experts

The report follows earlier news that Mastercard had teamed up with Facebook on Libra, the social media giant's cryptocurrency.

Jim Cramer: China, BRIC's Last Solid Brick, Erodes, and So Do Many Multiples

Jim Cramer: China, BRIC's Last Solid Brick, Erodes, and So Do Many Multiples

Steadily, the once-revered markets of Brazil, Russia, India and China have become hazardous places to do business.