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  • LONDON, April 16- When U.S. firm ConocoPhillips spun off its refining assets in 2011 to focus on more profitable oil production, it seemed only a matter of time before one of the oil majors followed suit. Europe's oil refining guru, Marcel van Poecke, believes the move will be repeated one day. They say:' We can buy BP for upstream and Valero for downstream.

  • Early Glance: Oil companies Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 10:27 AM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 43 or. 9 percent, to $48.20. ConocoPhillips rose$. 43 or. 6 percent, to $73.37. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 83 or. 8 percent, to $99.51.

  • GM to ask bankruptcy court for lawsuit protection Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 10:48 PM ET

    DETROIT— General Motors revealed in court filings late Tuesday that it will soon ask a federal bankruptcy judge to shield the company from legal claims for conduct that occurred before its 2009 bankruptcy.

  • Shooting reported in Ukraine's east. By Richard Balmforth and Gabriela Baczynska. KIEV/ KRAMATORSK, Ukraine, April 15- Ukrainian armed forces on Tuesday launched a "special operation" against militiamen in the country's Russian speaking east, authorities said, recapturing a military airfield from pro- Moscow separatists.

  • *German firm starts sending gas to Ukraine. KIEV/ SLAVIANSK, Ukraine, April 15- Russia declared Ukraine on the brink of civil war on Tuesday as Kiev said an "anti-terrorist operation" against pro- Moscow separatists was under way, with troops and armoured personnel carriers seen near a flashpoint eastern town.

  • Noble Energy CEO Charles Davidson to retire Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 9:03 AM ET

    HOUSTON— Noble Energy CEO Charles Davidson is retiring in the fall after more than a decade leading the oil and gas producer. Stover, 56, joined Noble Energy in 2002. Before that, he worked at oil companies BP, Vastar Resources and Atlantic Richfield.

  • WRAPUP 3-Russia says Ukraine on brink of civil war Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 8:59 AM ET

    *German firm starts sending gas to Ukraine. KIEV/ SLAVIANSK, Ukraine, April 15- Russia declared Ukraine on the brink of civil war on Tuesday as Kiev said an "anti-terrorist operation" against pro- Moscow separatists was under way, with troops and armoured personnel carriers seen near a flashpoint eastern town.

  • Final Glance: Oil companies Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 6:01 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 09 or. 2 percent, to $47.54. ConocoPhillips rose$. 64 or. 9 percent, to $71.51. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.14 or 1.2 percent, to $97.86.

  • Helped by strong government support, plentiful labour and an abundant supply of raw materials like steel, China could become a major offshore oil equipment manufacturing hub in less than 10 years, industry executives say, just like Singapore and South Korea overtook the United States and Europe in the 1990 s.

  • FACTBOX-Commodity market squeezes of the past decade Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 2:52 PM ET

    Glencore, named as a co-conspirator, also bought a number of Brent cargoes to satisfy a tender to supply refiners in India. STRATEGY: BP Plc was alleged to have bought nearly all the propane in the Mont Belvieu storage fields in advance, then held on to it until the end of the month, when other companies that needed the gas on a northern pipeline would pay up for it.

  • Midday Glance: Oil companies Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 2:08 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 32 or. 7 percent, to $47.77. ConocoPhillips rose$. 56 or. 8 percent, to $71.43. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.15 or 1.2 percent, to $97.87.

  • *Seen as key for expansion of Angola's oil industry. PARIS/ LUANDA, April 14- France's Total said it would go ahead with a deepwater project offshore Angola after cutting its cost to $16 billion, keeping Africa's No.2 producer on track to expand its oil industry.

  • Early Glance: Oil companies Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    BP PLC fell$. 24 or. 5 percent, to $47.21. ConocoPhillips fell$. 13 or. 2 percent, to $70.74. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 14 or. 1 percent, to $96.86.

  • Business Highlights Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 6:30 PM ET

    Stung by the abrupt change in sentiment, the stocks of recent stars such as Netflix, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are 20 percent to 45 percent below their recent peaks. NEW YORK— Investors drove the stock market lower for a second straight day Friday as they grew anxious that earnings growth was faltering.

  • Midday Glance: Oil companies Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 1:51 PM ET

    BP PLC fell$. 67 or 1.4 percent, to $47.61. ConocoPhillips rose $1.31 or 1.9 percent, to $71.02. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 29 or. 3 percent, to $96.49.

  • 4 years after spill, questions on long-term health Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 3:03 AM ET

    CHALMETTE, Louisiana— When a BP oil well began gushing crude into the Gulf of Mexico four years ago, fisherman George Barisich used his boat to help clean up the millions of gallons that spewed in what would become the worst offshore spill in U.S. history.

  • Early Glance: Oil companies Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 10:24 AM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $48.84. ConocoPhillips fell $1.14 or 1.6 percent, to $70.41. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 01 or percent, to $97.32.

  • Final Glance: Oil companies Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 6:06 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 82 or 1.7 percent, to $48.78. ConocoPhillips rose $1.47 or 2.1 percent, to $71.54. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 12 or. 1 percent, to $97.33.

  • Midday Glance: Oil companies Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 1:15 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 64 or 1.3 percent, to $48.60. ConocoPhillips rose$. 91 or 1.3 percent, to $70.98. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 29 or. 3 percent, to $97.16.

  • *Forward-looking measures of labour demand all flashing green. SYDNEY, April 9- Job losses in manufacturing have dominated Australian headlines-- 350 at BP, 180 at Philip Morris, 300 at Boeing in the past month alone-- but data proven to herald increased hiring tell a much cheerier tale.

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