March 6- Canadian Natural Resources Ltd, Canada's No.2 oil and gas company, reported a 17 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by higher output at its Pelican Lake project in Alberta.
*4th- qtr adjusted profit $1.10/ share vs est $1.08. Feb 19- Devon Energy Corp said it would sell some liquids-rich natural gas assets in Canada to Canadian Natural Resources Ltd for about $2.8 billion and posted a better-than-expected profit as it ramps up production of more lucrative oil.
U.S. stock index futures traded cautiously on Wednesday ahead of the release of minutes from the latest Federal Reserve meeting.
Feb 19- Canadian Natural Resources Ltd, the country's largest independent oil producer, said on Wednesday it would buy some of Devon Energy Corp's liquids-rich natural gas assets in Canada for $3.13 billion.
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LONDON, Dec 18- Oil company BP Plc announced a major oil discovery at its Gila prospect in the deepwater U.S. "The Gila discovery is a further sign that momentum is returning to BP's drilling operations and well execution in the Gulf of Mexico," said Richard Morrison, Regional President of BP's Gulf of Mexico business.
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SINGAPORE, Nov 21- U.S. crude futures edged lower on Thursday after minutes from the Federal Reserve's last meeting showed a decision to wind down monetary stimulus may come soon. *U.S. crude for January delivery had eased 19 cents to $93.66 a barrel by 0036 GMT.
Nov 20- Devon Energy Corp will buy oil-producing assets in Texas for $6 billion and plans to sell or otherwise monetize some of its natural gas-heavy holdings, in a response to criticism about its lack of exposure to higher-margin crude.
Nov 20- Devon Energy Corp will buy GeoSouthern Energy Corp's core assets in the Eagle Ford shale region of south Texas for $6 billion in cash, in a deal that looks to answer criticism about the company's lack of exposure to higher-margin oil.
Nov 20- Devon Energy Corp struck a deal to buy privately held GeoSouthern Energy's assets in the Eagle Ford shale region of south Texas for $6 billion in cash. Private equity firm The Blackstone Group was an investor in GeoSouthern.
Nov 20- Devon Energy Corp struck a deal to buy privately held GeoSouthern Energy's assets in the Eagle Ford shale region of south Texas for $6 billion in cash.
Companies making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
NEW YORK, Nov 19- Devon Energy Corp is close to a deal to buy privately held GeoSouthern Energy Corp for around $6 billion, according to a person familiar with the matter. GeoSouthern Energy, based in The Woodlands, Texas, drills for oil and gas in the Austin Chalk and Eagle Ford geologic formations in South Texas.
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Nov 6- U.S. oil and gas producer Devon Energy Corp posted a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday, helped by a jump in production from properties in the Permian basin of Texas and a rise in commodity prices.