Fracking could open the way for the U.S. to overtake Saudi Arabia as the world's top oil producer, Platts said in a report on Tuesday.» Read More
BP PLC fell$. 20 or. 5 percent, to $41.97. ConocoPhillips fell$. 49 or. 7 percent, to $69.51. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 38 or. 4 percent, to $93.73.
NEW YORK— The stock market closed out its best week in nearly two years on a positive note Friday, helped by strong quarterly earnings from Microsoft and other big U.S. companies. Quarterly results from Microsoft and UPS helped lift the market Friday, but there have been other strong earnings reports all week. Caterpillar, 3 M, Apple and others have all came in well...
MOSCOW, Oct 24- Russia's biggest oil producer Rosneft will continue drilling in the Arctic Kara Sea on its own after the departure of its partner, U.S. oil major ExxonMobil, due to sanctions, the company's head Igor Sechin said on Friday. "We will continue drilling in any case, on our own, always and everywhere. Exxon earlier suspended cooperation with Rosneft in the...
BP PLC rose$. 61 or 1.5 percent, to $42.17. ConocoPhillips rose$. 56 or. 8 percent, to $70.00. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 98 or 1.1 percent, to $94.11.
BP PLC rose$. 60 or 1.4 percent, to $42.16. ConocoPhillips rose$. 93 or 1.3 percent, to $70.37. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.38 or 1.5 percent, to $94.51.
BP PLC rose$. 36 or. 9 percent, to $41.92. ConocoPhillips rose$. 67 or 1.0 percent, to $70.11. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 94 or 1.0 percent, to $94.07.
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Large companies and national advocacy groups are putting millions of dollars in ads behind ballot measures this year, from questions about oil companies' profits in Alaska to recreational marijuana in Florida, according to an analysis of advertising data released Thursday from the Center for Public Integrity. Colorado casinos are helping fund $5.7...
Many of the messages are tailored to defend or expand the business interests of companies such as Coca-Cola, Monsanto and ExxonMobil, yet few have their names in the ads. Through Oct. 20, TV ad spending on ballot issues totaled roughly $119 million, according to an analysis conducted by the Washington- based Center for Public Integrity, based on preliminary data...
Sharp drops in many of the stocks owned by Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway in recent weeks hit the sprawling conglomerate's equity portfolio hard. The loss on seven of those holdings alone totals more than $5 billion provided Berkshire's stakes have remained the same since June 30, the last date for which they were disclosed. Berkshire Hathaway did not respond...
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BP PLC fell$. 70 or 1.7 percent, to $41.56. ConocoPhillips fell $1.15 or 1.6 percent, to $69.44. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 52 or. 6 percent, to $93.13.
BP PLC fell$. 36 or. 9 percent, to $41.90. ConocoPhillips fell$. 10 or. 1 percent, to $70.49. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $93.72.
BP PLC fell$. 16 or. 4 percent, to $42.10. ConocoPhillips rose$. 23 or. 3 percent, to $70.82. Marathon Oil Corp. rose$. 23 or. 7 percent, to $35.11.
MOSCOW, Oct 22- Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Wednesday he hoped the suspension of work by U.S. oil major Exxon Mobil in the Kara Sea because of Western sanctions would not affect wider offshore exploration in the Russian Arctic.
BP PLC rose $1.10 or 2.7 percent, to $42.26. ConocoPhillips rose $1.76 or 2.6 percent, to $70.59. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.88 or 2.0 percent, to $93.65.
BP PLC rose$. 95 or 2.3 percent, to $42.11. ConocoPhillips rose $1.40 or 2.0 percent, to $70.23. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.27 or 1.4 percent, to $93.04.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
BP PLC rose$. 87 or 2.1 percent, to $42.03. ConocoPhillips rose $1.13 or 1.6 percent, to $69.96. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 88 or 1.0 percent, to $92.65.
The chief exec of Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when his private jet collided with a snow plough as it was taking off from Moscow's Vnukovo airport.