Nabors Industries Ltd


  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 1:21 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Bill Barrett Corp. fell 17.0 percent to $8.98. Meritor Inc. fell 12.4 percent to $13.20.

  • Stocks fade late as oil dips, Fed gives investors pause Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 4:29 AM ET

    "The market is, on one hand, happy the Fed is saying things look solid, but it means at some point we will get that first rate hike," said Quincy Krosby, market strategist for Prudential Financial. Impressive earnings from Apple and Boeing made investors optimistic and lifted stocks early. The Energy Department reported that U.S. oil inventories rose to their highest...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 29- U.S. stocks edged higher in a thinly-traded session on Monday as the market's recent upward bias continued and put the Dow on track for an eighth straight daily advance. The Dow's seven-session streak is its longest since March 2013. I don't see anything... that could derail or upset the market, "said Mark Martiak, senior wealth strategist at Premier...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 18- Investors have wrung their hands over the last several weeks over the effect of lower oil prices on the broader S&P 500, but the relationship between the two is actually starting to break down. "The proof is that oil turned down and the market said,' Oh, that was yesterday's news, today we're moving ahead,"' said Quincy Krosby, market strategist at...

  • Analysts say companies with considerable debt such as Nabors Industries Ltd and small private firms with less efficient rigs will scramble to keep them in operation. Rig rates of $25,000- $30,000 per day in the quarter ended Sept. 30, are expected to fall 20-25 percent or more next year and talks over lower rates are already underway, analysts said.

  • *Indexes: Dow down 0.7 pct, S&P down 0.9 pct, Nasdaq down 1.2 pct. NEW YORK, Dec 16- U.S. stocks fell for a third day in a volatile session Tuesday, led by declines in consumer discretionary and technology shares, while another drop in the Russian rouble added to worries about the global economy. People buy stocks that have done well so you get this bump up, "said Daniel Morgan,...

  • *Buyback, dividend hike, guidance lift Boeing, 3 M, CVS. NEW YORK, Dec 16- The Dow and S&P 500 were holding onto small gains in volatile trading Tuesday afternoon, helped by a rebound in energy shares and investor bets the Federal Reserve will be cautious in removing support in the face of a more fragile global economy. U.S. crude, which fell as much as 4.1 percent, was last...

  • Midday Movers: Exxon Mobil, Morgan Stanley & more Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

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  • Stocks close down 1.5% on oil decline; Energy drops 3% Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks declined on Wednesday, furthering the week's losses, as crude fell as OPEC cut its demand outlook for 2015.

  • Gas dips below $2 a gallon in Oklahoma City Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 5:20 PM ET

    The OnCue Express in Oklahoma City dropped its gas price by 12 cents to $1.99 per gallon, making it the cheapest station in the country.

  • Wednesday's midday movers: Apple, Kraft & more Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 12:26 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, December 1, 2014.

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  • US STOCKS-Wall St ticks up, energy stocks rally again Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Dec 3- U.S. stocks rose slightly on Wednesday, led by commodity-related shares, as data continued to show a strengthening U.S. economy and ahead of a meeting of the European Central Bank. The largest percentage gainer on the S&P 500 was land drilling contractor and oil services company Nabors Industries, which rose 6.1 percent to $13.66.

  • New US oil and gas well permits tumble nearly 40% Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    A crewman watches over water tanks used for hydraulic fracturing at an Anadarko Petroleum Corporation site near Brighton, Colo.

    Plunging oil prices sparked a drop of almost 40 percent in new well permits issued across the U.S. in November.

  • ... 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.

  • FACTBOX-Recent tax inversion proposals Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 1:19 PM ET

    Medical technology company Medtronic Inc said on Nov. 18 that its plan to acquire and adopt the tax domicile of Ireland's Covidien Plc was on track to close in 2015.. High-tech manufacturer Applied Materials Inc plans to buy Japanese rival Tokyo Electron Ltd and reincorporate in the Netherlands. Burger King Worldwide Inc plans to acquire Canadian coffee and...

  • Midday Movers: Dillard's, GoPro, Apple & more Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 12:29 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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  • BOSTON, Nov 14- Some of the hedge fund industry's most respected firms made bigger bets on a wide swatch of energy companies during the third quarter only to watch the stocks get pummeled by falling crude oil prices. Robert Citrone's Discovery Capital Management raised its holding in Texas oil driller Diamondback Energy by 20 percent to own 1.4 million shares...

  • Wal-Mart helps lift Dow industrials to record finish Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 4:34 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Oct. 29, 2014.

    Stocks rose on Thursday, with benchmarks not far from all-time highs.

  • BOSTON, Nov 6- Welcome back "Big Oil." The strong balance sheets and diversified global operations of majors like Exxon Mobil Corp, Chevron Corp and BP plc, have sheltered index funds and some active portfolio managers from the worst of a volatile ride on energy markets, where oil prices have plunged 21 percent since early August. The $33 billion Ivy Asset Strategy...

  • Stock market up, but there's underlying weakness Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 1:22 PM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks are up despite weak market internals. Much of the Dow's gain is due to Visa and utilities are leading the S&P 500.