Even as U.S. shale companies pursue mergers, analysts don't expect them to become echoes of Big Oil deals that eventually fell flat.» Read More
-BP obtained a 19.75 percent stake in the Kremlin-controlled company as part of a deal that saw the British firm sell Rosneft its stake in the Anglo-Russian oil producer TNK-BP for $55 billion last year. BP's head Robert Dudley, a U.S. citizen, sits on Rosneft's board.
BP PLC rose$. 48 or. 9 percent, to $52.18. ConocoPhillips rose $1.47 or 1.7 percent, to $86.18. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.04 or 1.0 percent, to $103.43.
BP PLC rose$. 45 or. 9 percent, to $52.15. ConocoPhillips rose$. 83 or 1.0 percent, to $85.54. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 92 or. 9 percent, to $103.31.
JUNEAU, Alaska— The decision Alaska voters make on an oil-tax referendum next month could have implications for a proposed liquefied natural gas project, the senior project manager said Tuesday, a point deemed a scare tactic by one state lawmaker.
BP PLC rose$. 13 or. 3 percent, to $51.74. ConocoPhillips rose$. 74 or. 9 percent, to $85.47. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.20 or 1.2 percent, to $102.94.
BP PLC fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $51.57. ConocoPhillips rose$. 27 or. 3 percent, to $85.00. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 85 or. 8 percent, to $102.59.
BP PLC fell$. 22 or. 4 percent, to $51.59. ConocoPhillips fell$. 99 or 1.2 percent, to $84.68. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell $1.07 or 1.0 percent, to $101.50.
BP PLC fell$. 12 or. 2 percent, to $51.68. ConocoPhillips fell$. 67 or. 8 percent, to $85.00. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 79 or. 8 percent, to $101.78.
BP PLC fell$. 70 or 1.3 percent, to $51.62. ConocoPhillips fell$. 36 or. 4 percent, to $85.44. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell $1.01 or 1.0 percent, to $102.54.
BP PLC fell$. 47 or. 9 percent, to $51.85. ConocoPhillips fell $1.35 or 1.6 percent, to $84.45. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 88 or. 8 percent, to $102.67.
Cool Planet Energy Systems doesn't plan to reduce climate change, but reverse it, using a virtuous corn cycle: from farm to fuel to farm.
Halliburton has gone from laggard to leader among energy stocks, leading an oil-service sector rally. Is it time to take the money and run?
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EL TIGRE, Venezuela May 30- Venezuela will appeal an arbitration ruling allowing refiner Phillips 66 to acquire state oil company PDVSA's 50 percent stake in a delayed coking unit at the Sweeny refinery, the oil minister said on Friday.
Only Congress can fully reverse the restraint on exporting crude. Congress put the ban in place after price shocks from the 1973 Arab oil embargo led to the notion that the United States was running out of oil.
*225 stocks hit 52- week highs on the NYSE and the Nasdaq. NEW YORK, May 28- The S&P 500 snapped a four-session winning streak on Wednesday to end just shy of a third straight record closing high.
Oil States became one of the largest players in the so-called "man camp" accommodations business, amassing more than 20,000 dormitory-style rooms across remote parts of Canada, Australia and the United States for roughneck workers at Imperial Oil Ltd, Vale and others. Yet the accommodations unit, analysts said, never fit well with the rest of Oil States.
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