Royal Dutch Shell has agreed to sell a package of oil and gas fields to private equity-backed Chrysaor for $3.8 billion.
European markets closed lower on Monday after Trump's introduction of a travel ban on refugees prompted investor concern.
Iraq's contracts with oil companies could make it painful to cut output, while northern Kurds may oppose production limits.
These are the top picks of Causeway Capital Management's Sarah Ketterer and Needham Funds' Chris Retzler.
The president-elect has threatened to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, but analysts say he's unlikely to go that far.
Royal Dutch Shell will sign three agreements on Wednesday to develop Iranian oil and gas fields, an Iranian oil ministry official said.
Boston Private Wealth Chief Market Strategist Robert Pavlik tells CNBC's "Power Lunch" on Thursday he sees another 10 percent upside for the S&P 500.
Brian Youngberg, Edward Jones Oil Analyst, discusses OPEC's production agreement, as well as which energy stocks may have more upside.
Investors should be overweight integrated oil companies, independent drillers and oilfield services, Evercore's Doug Terreson said.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Gulf oil and gas companies could get some relief from a more industry-friendly White House, according to an energy consulting firm.
Obama's move to freeze drilling in Arctic waters is a setback to US companies looking to stake a claim in the oil- and gas-rich region.
America's oil field workers already took a hit last year. This year, they're taking another one, and worse.
Maarten Wetselaar of Shell says the company's main focus is to retain a global business portfolio independent of any one country's influence.
Iran is expected to sign a deal with Total to develop its South Pars natural gas field, marking the return of Western oil companies to the country.
Ten major oil and gas firms have set up a $1 billion fund to support new technology to combat greenhouse gas emissions.
A new wave of attacks on Nigeria's oil infrastructure appears to make good on militants' threats to target repaired facilities.
Energy companies from around the world are chasing Iranian oil deals after the nation unveiled a new model contract for foreign investors.
Government data showed U.S. crude inventories rose by 14.4 million barrels, far beyond what the market was expecting.
European shares closed lower on Tuesday with investors focused on another batch of earnings reports as well as the Fed rate decision.