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Spotting the next big energy sector could be tougher than investors expect, Henderson Global Investors' Matthew Beesley says.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Shell's takeover bid for BG may be a harbinger of more deals for Australia's resources sector, which has taken a body blow from low commodity prices.
April 8- U.S. oil and gas company Apache Corp said it would exit its exploration and production business in Australia by selling its unit in the country to a consortium of private equity funds for $2.1 billion in cash. The sale of Apache Energy Ltd to a consortium of funds managed by Macquarie Capital Group Ltd and Brookfield Asset Management Inc has an effective...
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The sale of Apache Energy Ltd to a consortium of funds managed by Macquarie Capital Group Ltd and Brookfield Asset Management Inc has an effective date of Oct. 1, 2014, Apache said.
HOUSTON, April 8- Royal Dutch Shell Plc's $70 billion agreement to buy BG Group Plc may be just the signal that other dealmakers need to make their own energy takeover bets, particularly in the U.S. shale sector. "Things may be changing," said Rich Eychner, an equity research associate at Raymond James in Houston. There are literally dozens of shale oil and gas...
The fall was slight, but it was just the second year-over-year decline since April 2010, when an oil production boom was just beginning to transform Midland. Midland has a population of around 140,000, and an economic decline there alone should not seriously dent the state economy. At the heart of the Permian Basin, one of the biggest oil deposits in the country,...
March 17- ConocoPhillips expects production to climb 11 percent to touch 1.7 million barrels of oil equivalent per day in 2017.. ConocoPhillips said on Tuesday it expects output to grow 2-3 percent in 2015. It did not specify a growth rate for 2016.. ConocoPhillips, like its rivals such as Chevron Corp and Apache Corp, has deferred drilling plans and delayed...
March 17- ConocoPhillips expects production to climb 13 percent to touch 1.7 million barrels of oil equivalent per day in 2017.. ConocoPhillips said on Tuesday it expects output to grow 2-3 percent in 2015. It did not specify a growth rate for 2016.. ConocoPhillips, like its rivals such as Chevron Corp and Apache Corp, has deferred drilling plans and delayed...
Oil rose above $60 a barrel on Friday for the first time this year, bringing its gain this week to almost 4 percent.
European markets are doing well, despite the recent clashes between Greece and the euro zone.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
As the U.S. reduces its military budget, Jim Cramer sees allied countries are arming themselves. This is good news for one group of stocks.
Big oil stocks are still not cheap, but it may be more useful to look at capital expenditures and production estimate metrics.
Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
Some of Tuesday's midday movers
Long-term themes are driving growth in these companies for years to come, says "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer.
Stocks could continue to tilt higher, as traders focus on U.S. jobless claims data and productivity and labor costs ahead of the Oct. jobs report.