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ANCHORAGE, Alaska— Strong winds and high waves that pounded the northern coast of Alaska have led Royal Dutch Shell PLC to temporarily stop exploratory oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean. "Due to high wind and sea states, we have paused all critical operations in the Chukchi Sea," said spokesman Curtis Smith in an email response to questions. The eastern Chukchi Sea...
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Cameron International Corp., up $17.46 to $59.93. Syngenta AG, down $10.58 to $67.51.
NEW YORK— In a story Aug. 25 about Transocean Ltd., The Associated Press erroneously reported the date of the company's special meeting. Transocean moves to pause dividends, expects $2 B in charges. NEW YORK— With the price of oil at its lowest levels in more than six years, oil rig drilling company Transocean said Tuesday it wants to cancel two quarterly dividend...
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
NEW YORK— With the price of oil at its lowest levels in more than six years, oil rig drilling company Transocean said Tuesday it wants to cancel two quarterly dividend payments and also said it could take $2 billion in new impairment charges. Transocean stock has plunged 67 percent over the last year as the price of oil and gas tumbled and companies cut back on...
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Oshkosh, Nimble, Solera & more.
Aug 24- Cheniere Energy Inc, on track to be the first U.S. company to enable the export of liquefied natural gas, named two Icahn Capital LP managing directors to its board, days after activist investor Carl Icahn took a stake in the company. Cheniere said on Monday it appointed Jonathan Christodoro and Samuel Merksamer to its board, increasing the size to 11..
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Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Fitbit, Zulily, Herbalife & more.
U.S. stocks closed off session highs as a decline in oil and Disney pressured stocks, amid mixed signals on the timing of an interest rate hike.
U.S. stock index futures extended gains after a voting member of the Fed said on CNBC that nothing is decided on raising rates in September.
LONDON, Aug 3- The biggest losers from the current price war between OPEC and the shale producers seem set to be producers outside the Middle East and North America caught in the cross-fire. Expensive production from the North Sea, Canada's oil sands, offshore megaprojects, weaker African and Latin American members of OPEC, and frontier exploration areas around...
China, weak oil hit commodity stocks
Jim Cramer calls out the biotech winners that are trading higher in this market.
Jim Cramer saw signs of life Tuesday in many stocks of the S&P that have been considered bottom feeders.
There are 12 companies in the S&P 500 that have made a habit out of beating bottom-line expectations, according to USA TODAY.