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BUENOS AIRES, Feb 26- Two years after seizing the country's biggest energy company from Spain's Repsol, Argentina hopes a new compensation deal will lure more foreign investment to what many believe to be some of the world's most promising shale oil and gas prospects.
Its clients include Barclays Plc, BP, DuPont, GE and Boeing Co, according to its website. Patton Boggs, with about 400 lawyers, is known for its lobbying on Capitol Hill and, most recently, its representation of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie amid the George Washington Bridge scandal.
BP PLC fell$. 19 or. 4 percent, to $50.48. ConocoPhillips fell$. 37 or. 6 percent, to $66.15. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 02 or percent, to $96.29.
BP PLC fell$. 15 or. 3 percent, to $50.52. ConocoPhillips fell$. 17 or. 3 percent, to $66.35. Marathon Oil Corp. fell$. 15 or. 4 percent, to $33.88.
BP PLC rose$. 70 or 1.4 percent, to $50.97. ConocoPhillips rose$. 36 or. 5 percent, to $66.78. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 30 or. 3 percent, to $96.74.
BP PLC rose$. 36 or. 7 percent, to $50.63. ConocoPhillips fell$. 14 or. 2 percent, to $66.28. Exxon Mobil Corp. fell$. 29 or. 3 percent, to $96.15.
BP PLC rose$. 69 or 1.4 percent, to $50.50. ConocoPhillips rose $1.86 or 2.9 percent, to $66.54. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.92 or 2.0 percent, to $96.95.
BP PLC rose$. 33 or. 7 percent, to $50.14. ConocoPhillips rose $1.40 or 2.2 percent, to $66.08. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.64 or 1.7 percent, to $96.67.
U.S. stocks fluctuated on Friday, with the Nasdaq Composite rising for the week.
Feb 21- Chevron Corp, the second-largest U.S. oil company, said on Friday its oil and natural gas reserves fell slightly last year, largely due to drops in the United States and Africa.
LONDON, Feb 20- Argentina and Repsol SA will sign a definitive $5 billion settlement over the seizure of YPF SA within days, a source involved in the talks said on Thursday, ending a bitter two-year bilateral dispute.
VANCOUVER, Feb 20- A new tax regime proposed for British Columbia's budding liquefied natural gas industry has nudged plans for export terminals on Canada's Pacific Coast closer to reality, but it likely won't spur a sudden rush of building. The British Columbia provincial government wants to build a world-scale LNG export industry.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
PITTSBURGH, Feb 11- One person was injured and another was missing after an explosion on Tuesday at a natural gas well owned by Chevron Corp in southwestern Pennsylvania, a company spokesman said.
U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen stressed Fed continuity.
HOUSTON, Feb 4- Royal Dutch Shell said on Tuesday it is ramping up production at its newest Gulf of Mexico oil and gas platform, its first to start up after BP Plc's 2010 Macondo oil spill fouled the basin and stopped drilling for months.
HOUSTON, Feb 4- Royal Dutch Shell said on Tuesday it is ramping up production at its newest Gulf of Mexico oil and gas platform, the first to start up after BP Plc's 2010 Macondo oil spill fouled the basin and stopped drilling for months.
Oil giant BP reported a drop in fourth-quarter profit due to lower profits in its refining and production business.
Weak U.S. manufacturing data sent stocks into a tailspin and signaled to some that the correction in stocks could be deeper than expected.
First, the good news: we have safely put January behind us. Now for the bad news.