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Crude oil was flat to weaker on Thursday, with U.S. oil ending modestly lower as concerns about the economic impact of a U.S. government shutdown offset strong data.
HOUSTON, Oct 3- Energy companies in the Gulf of Mexico started shutting in production on Thursday and evacuating some workers as Tropical Storm Karen headed toward a region producing nearly a fifth of daily U.S. oil output.
The first storm of the Atlantic hurricane season to threaten the United States formed Thursday and was on a path for the Gulf Coast.
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*President Barack Obama met with Republican and Democratic leaders in Congress on Wednesday to try to break a deadlock that has shut down wide swaths of the federal government, but there was no breakthrough.
Sure the shutdown could become frightening. But Cramer doesn’t want it to scare you out of stocks entirely.
Cramer says new energy discoveries present huge opportunities. But you have to know where to play.
NBC News' Joe Fryer reports Colorado is keeping an eye on 10 oil spills, where 2 are considered significant.
NEW YORK, Sept 19- Floods in Colorado have caused 10 leaks and spills so far in the state's oil and natural gas patch that are being tracked, the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commision said. Two of the spills came from Anadarko Petroleum Corp's well sites, where the oil was carried off in floodwater, according to the regulator.
NEW YORK, Sept 17- Historic flooding in northeastern Colorado which has killed eight people continued to disrupt oil and gas operations in the fossil-fuel-rich region, producers and energy companies said on Tuesday. Canadian energy producer Encana Corp said 99 wells shut due to flooding in Colorado had returned to service, but nearly 300 remained shut in.
Search-and-rescue teams bolstered by National Guard troops fanned out across Colorado's flood-stricken landscape, as a week of torrential rains blamed for eight deaths and the destruction of at least 1,600 homes finally gave way to sunny skies.
A new natural gas export facility is seen as a harbinger of things to come.
Better Chinese data plus lower odds of a military strike against Damascus is lifting stocks globally.
HOUSTON, Aug 28- ConocoPhillips submitted the highest bid on a single tract on Wednesday for drilling rights in the western Gulf of Mexico lease sale, which attracted the second-lowest number of bids since 1983, regulators said.
*Amgen, Onyx Pharma shares rise after $10.4 billion deal. *Pritzker family to buy TMS International.
*Amgen, Onyx Pharma shares rise after $10.4 billion deal. *Pritzker family to buy TMS International. Treasuries yields fell after the data and that could help equities, according to Peter Cardillo, chief market economist at Rockwell Global Capital in New York.
MUMBAI/ NEW YORK, Aug 25- India's Oil and Natural Gas Corp has agreed to buy 10 percent in a gas field offshore Mozambique from Anadarko Petroleum Corp for $2.64 billion, as the explorer looks to offset diminishing supplies from domestic gas fields by buying overseas assets.
HOUSTON/ NEW YORK, Aug 25- With Texas one of the few bright spots in the U.S. economy, the skyline of swaggering Houston is where the action is as builders and global oil companies, from Phillips 66 to Exxon Mobil Corp, look past previous busts and spend billions on gleaming new buildings.
CNBC’s Analytics team looked at the stocks that have average consensus estimates farthest above their current stock prices. Here's what they found.
With record U.S. oil production, one could assume large oil companies have an urge to make a deal by snapping up smaller, more nimble producers, but analysts say it wouldn't be a good idea.