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  • OSLO, May 28- Seadrill, the world's second biggest offshore oil driller, predicted years of pain for the global rig market on Thursday as energy companies continue to pare spending despite a recent lift in oil prices. It reported first-quarter core earnings, or EBITDA, of $711 million, beating expectations for $638 million. "Drillers are in a something like...

  • March 27- Not so long ago, advanced drillships costing more than half a billion dollars each and capable of operating in ever-deeper waters practically guaranteed big profits for oil-rig operators. Drillship operators face a more brutal hit to margins than they did after the oil-price crash of 2008 because of the huge cost of maintaining the more than $10...

  • March 27- Not so long ago, advanced drillships costing more than half a billion dollars each and capable of operating in ever-deeper waters practically guaranteed big profits for oil-rig operators. Drillship operators face a more brutal hit to margins than they did after the oil-price crash of 2008 because of the huge cost of maintaining the more than $10...

  • Is Exxon's dividend at risk? Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 10:37 AM ET

    With worries about dividend cuts in energy, Exxon will be in the spotlight.

  • Will plunging oil force energy dividend cuts? Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 6:38 PM ET
    oil crude gas

    Several big oil companies are expected to pay more in dividends than they will earn in 2015. Can the stocks really maintain these fat yields?

  • *Takes asset impairment charge of $438.4 mln. Feb 27- Rowan Cos Plc said state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco was likely to continue employing about a third of the company's 28 contracted rigs, sending the offshore driller's shares up as much as 5.5 percent on Friday. Rival Hercules Offshore Inc said on Thursday that Saudi Aramco had terminated a drilling...

  • Cramer: Worst yet to come for the oil patch? Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 6:32 PM ET
    A pump jack operates at an oil well in Williston, N.D., Feb. 15, 2015.

    Looking at the state of the economy, Jim Cramer is surprised that oil has not caused a collapse, yet. Could the worst be yet to come for black gold?

  • Feb 26- Offshore driller Ensco Plc said it would shut down an ultra-deepwater rig as demand dwindles due to a slump in crude prices, a day after it slashed its quarterly dividend by 80 percent. Ensco reported a fourth-quarter loss on Wednesday, compared with year-ago profit, hurt mainly by a $3 billion goodwill impairment charge. Ensco cut its quarterly dividend...

  • HOUSTON, Feb 20- Barely two months into his new job as the head of the world's largest offshore driller, Steven Newman was steering Transocean through the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, quickly earning a reputation as a CEO with a steady hand. A Transocean official declined to comment. According to a Transocean presentation, its fleet is about 25 percent larger than...

  • Feb 16- The chief executive of Transocean Ltd, one of the world's top offshore drilling companies, is stepping down and the company is slashing its dividend as business slows on tumbling crude oil prices. Transocean said on Sunday that Chairman Ian Strachan, who previously held executive positions at Exxon Mobil Corp and Rio Tinto PLC, will serve as interim chief...

  • OSLO, Feb 13- Seadrill, the world's third-biggest offshore driller, cut $1.1 billion worth of Petrobras orders from its backlog due to the Brazilian firm's troubles, sending its shares 13 percent lower. Seadrill, which had an order backlog of $20 billion at the end of the third quarter, announced the contract extensions in November in a relief to investors as...

  • Bespoke: Why you shouldn't bet on dividends Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 8:53 AM ET
    High yield, bad buy?

    Bespoke's Paul Hickey takes a look at why S&P 500 stocks with the highest dividends may not be your best bet.

  • This is why investors are rushing into utilities Friday, 2 Jan 2015 | 10:36 AM ET
    Operating Engineer Michael Burden prepares to move a cut of coal hoppers for unloading at the Tennessee Valley Authority Paradise Fossil Plant in Paradise, Kentucky.

    The run-up in utilities is down to investors' search for solid EPS growth and consistent, low-risk yields.

  • Lightning Round: This goes higher, thanks to oil Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 6:54 PM ET
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    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Lightning Round: The worst pick I ever made Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 7:31 PM ET
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    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • ... And these stocks are losing on lower oil Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 1:30 PM ET
    A Halliburton worker walks through a hydraulic fracturing (fracking) site north of Dacono, Colorado, U.S.

    Oil producer and driller stocks are falling after oil's dip, but other energy companies are also seeing their stocks drop.

  • Here's where to put your money to work, pros say Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 4:04 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    As stocks rallied Thursday on positive earnings news, market pros looked at names they'd put on their shopping lists.

  • Lightning Round: Dow Chemical, Oracle & more Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 6:51 PM ET

    It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Lightning Round: Freeport, Ensco & more Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 6:52 PM ET

    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round.

  • Lightning Round: Urban Outfitters, Rockwell & more Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 6:43 PM ET

    It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.