Even as crude oil surges, energy stocks actually dipped on Thursday. What's behind the divergence?» Read More
The demand has created an unusually close partnership between the energy industry and community colleges to train people for disappearing skills. The NYT reports.
U.S. stocks closed higher on Monday, recovering from Friday's sharp decline as investors took a more positive outlook on the strong jobs report.
*Alcoa to buy RTI International for $1.5 bln. "We're positive on the stock market here, and the recent setback last week just provides better opportunity to buy," said Tom Mangan, senior vice president at James Investment Research Inc in Xenia, Ohio. Alcoa Inc said it would buy RTI International Metals Inc for $1.5 billion.
Shareholders in Ma Bell shouldn't fret over the stock's exit from the Dow. It's a good thing, history shows.
Data from eVestment show which stocks are poised to make a big run in 2015, based on the names institutional investors have already been trading.
March 3- Anadarko Petroleum Corp said it would reduce spending by about 33 percent this year, as the exploration and production company responds to lower crude oil prices. The company forecast capital investments in the range of $5.4 billion- $5.8 billion, excluding investments associated with its Western Gas Partners LP unit. Anadarko's cut follows similar...
The share of jobs held by women in the C-suite is 25%, Catalyst reports. To get ahead, women need to aggressively market themselves.
In a true bubble, investors wouldn't be so quick to exit disappointing stocks. But they are choosing to separate the good from the bad.
U.S. stocks closed higher, with the Nasdaq above the psychologically key level of 5,000 for the first time since March 2000 and the Dow at a record.
Many hedge funds sold down or exited positions in eight of the 10 most commonly held stocks, including Apple, Google and Exxon.
The new net neutrality regulations may persuade the Justice Department to OK the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger, analyst Daniel Ernst tells CNBC.
The primary data point for investors on Friday is the second reading on the U.S. fourth-quarter gross domestic product growth.
The primary data point in focus for investors on Friday is the second reading on the U.S. fourth-quarter gross domestic product growth.
Feb 26- SandRidge Energy Inc said it would reduce spending by 56 percent this year and slash its rig count, as the oil and natural gas producer responds to a slump in crude prices. Oil companies such as Chevron Corp, ConocoPhillips and Apache Corp have forecast lower spending in 2015.. SandRidge's net income rose to $314.1 million, or 48 cents per share, in the fourth...
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed, with stocks near recent highs, as lackluster economic data and oil concerns weighed on investor sentiment.
These seven Russell 1000 companies have bled through at least $2 billion in free cash flow in the last calendar year. The USAToday reports.
Energy exposure in portfolios
Chevron announced it is relinquishing concessions in Romania, the last of its shale gas projects in Europe.
Activist hedge funds are buying stakes in North American oil and gas producers whose stocks have fallen because of the collapse of energy prices.
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed after the S&P 500 touched a new intraday record, amid lower oil prices and Germany's rejection of a Greece plan.