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Despite concerns that Apple has lost its way, Goldman still believes in the stock. TheStreet.com reports.
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Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has eliminated almost all of its stakes in Johnson & Johnson and General Electric.
HOUSTON-- Robbins& Myers Inc. still intends to close a $2.5 billion sale of the company to National Oilwell Varco Inc. by the end of the year, despite additional regulatory review of the deal.
Chief Financial Officer Clay Williams characterized it as North America playing defense, while the rest of the world played offense. He said the company was building out facilities in Brazil, while selling more well stimulation equipment into the Middle East, China and Russia.
HOUSTON-- National Oilwell Varco Inc. said Thursday that third-quarter profit rose 14 percent, and it predicted strong fourth-quarter demand for drilling rigs used in deep water. Net income was $612 million, or $1.43 per share, compared with $532 million, or $1.25 per share, a year earlier.
HOUSTON-- Robbins& Myers saw its net income fall 9 percent in the fourth quarter, partly due to the costs from its $2.5 billion sale to National Oilwell Varco. Analysts expected Robbins& Myers to report net income of 98 cents per share and $276.2 million in revenue.
Oct 9- Robbins& Myers Inc:. *Robbins& Myers and National Oilwell Varco receive second request under. *Robbins& Myers- go request for additional information and documents from the U.S.
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Oct 3- National Oilwell Varco Inc:. *Goldman Sachs resumes National Oilwell Varco with buy. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
*JP Morgan cuts Rowan Companies PLC to underweight from neutral. *JP Morgan raises Rowan Companies PLC price target to $39 from $38. *JP Morgan cuts Schlumberger price target to $83 from $84; rating overweight.
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When looking to invest in oil-sector stocks amid increasing consolidation, “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer said one best-of-breed name is still the best bet.
Stocks ended narrowly mixed in lackluster trading Thursday, with the Dow breaking a four-day winning streak, as investors digested a better-than-expected jobless claims report against waning optimism over the ECB to tackle the region's debt crisis.
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The embattled gas and oil driller Chesapeake Energy Corp. announced a board overhaul early Monday, promising to add four new directors suggested by big shareholders in addition to the new and independent chairman it expects to name by June 22.
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This name trades like it’s just another part of the oil and gas complex, but it is actually an innovative tech company.