U.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday as investors weighed softness in economic data ahead of Friday's important jobs report.» Read More
NEW YORK— Shares of energy companies rose Wednesday as negotiations with Iran over the country's nuclear program continued past their deadline. Three of the six foreign ministers involved left the negotiations, but Iran's foreign minister said most of the issues have been solved. The international community wants to limit Iran's ability to create a nuclear...
*Opposition to fracking strong in Germany. Opposition is strong in densely populated Germany due to concerns about the risk of contaminating drinking water. Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks said the new law would set Germany's strictest conditions for fracking.
David Lennox, resources analyst at Fat Prophets, says U.S. energy giant Chevron's pull-out of Caltex Australia is part of a broader industry restructuring.
Analyst Hunter Keay expects an uptick in airline buybacks this year, funded by an inflow of money from cheaper oil.
Expect more volatility in oil prices, which will stay in the current range for some time, John Watson told CNBC.
U.S. stocks closed mildly higher as investors digested Fed Chair Janet Yellen's remarks remained cautious ahead of first quarter earnings in April.
Chevron CEO John Watson talks oil prices, Middle East tensions, debt and dividends with, CNBC's Kelly Evans.
The California energy company says that the Asia Pacific region remains a core strategic focus and that the announcement Friday does not change its commitment to its massive Gorgon and Wheatstone liquefied natural gas projects there.
Even as crude oil surges, energy stocks actually dipped on Thursday. What's behind the divergence?
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Royal Dutch Shell plans further job cuts in its UK North Sea oil and gas business in 2015, adding to its cost cuts in response to falling oil prices.
U.S. stocks plunged, closing more than 1 percent lower as investors weighed the impact of the strong dollar on the economy and earnings.
U.S. stocks closed lower as investors attempted to find clarity on the timing of a rate hike amid concerns of the dollar's impact on earnings.
NEW YORK— Freeport-McMoRan Inc. will cut its quarterly dividend by 84 percent due to falling oil prices, the Phoenix- based oil and gas company said Tuesday. Freeport-McMoRan executives said in a statement that it needs to reduce its dividend to "strengthen our balance sheet during a period of volatile market conditions." Shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. fell 40...
U.S. stocks closed lower as investors looked ahead to a light week of economic reports amid some consolidation in currency and oil prices.
U.S. stocks closed mixed on Thursday as investors weighed the Federal Reserve statement that indicated a rate hike would come gradually.
U.S. stocks closed sharply higher as investors cheered the Fed's statement that indicated a rate hike would come later rather than sooner.
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...
The Dow has a hidden bear market going on within it as a third of the members in the blue chip barometer have hit new 52-week lows this year.
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...