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  • Asian stocks rise after upbeat US retail sales Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 3:52 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Good news on U.S. retail sales lifted the stock market Thursday, although worries about the latest plunge in oil prices kept the gains in check. Investors are caught between two conflicting thoughts: the improving U.S. economy, lower energy costs and higher consumer spending are expected to boost profits for many companies. But the global economy isn't...

  • Dec 8- Precision Drilling Corp said it expected 2015 capital spending to be 44 percent lower than this year's already lowered budget as a steep fall in oil prices threaten to render exploration and development project uneconomic. Precision Drilling, Canada's largest oil and gas drilling contractor, said it expected to spend C $493 million next year.

  • Asian stocks fall on growth concerns Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 2:13 AM ET

    Weak trade figures out of China and news that Japan's recession is deeper than initially thought suggested demand for crude would be lower in those two economies. Among the big losers were two Dow Jones industrial average components, Chevron, down 3.7 percent, and Exxon Mobil, off 2.3 percent. "When you look at the major drivers of global growth— Japan, China and the...

  • Oil drillers seek to temporarily idle more rigs Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 6:45 PM ET

    Offshore drillers globally are considering "warm stacking" their rigs to take them temporarily off the market, as they gear up for a slowdown.

  • *Warm stack enquiries have increased- Kim Heng. SINGAPORE, Dec 2- Offshore drillers globally are increasingly considering "warm stacking" their rigs to take them temporarily off the market, as they gear up for a slowdown in the hunt for oil with crude prices sliding to five-year lows. "Six months ago, no one talked about stacking rigs," said Thomas Tan, chief executive...

  • ... 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.

  • Could oil collapse cause next credit crisis? Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 12:11 PM ET
    Workers make a pipe connection on the drill string on the Orion Perseus drilling rig near Encinal in the Eagle Ford Shale in Webb County, Texas.

    It’s not just the Saudis who could get much poorer from the oil collapse, we all could if it triggers a wave of high-yield debt defaults.

  • US stock futures mixed in wake of OPEC decision Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 8:22 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were trading mostly lower on Friday, after global markets were hit by OPEC's announcement that it would not cut its output.

  • Early Movers: XOM, HAL, DAL, GOOG, TM & more Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 7:47 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Oil stocks, currencies tank on OPEC move Friday, 28 Nov 2014 | 7:08 AM ET
    Rig workers take a break on a Petrobras oil platform in Angra dos Reis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    Oil prices, oil-related shares, and oil-linked currencies all tumbled on Friday in the wake of OPEC's decision to refrain from cutting output.

  • LONDON, Nov 27- Share price falls for energy firms capped gains for top European stocks on Thursday, after OPEC resisted pressure to cut supply in the face of a global slump in the oil price. However, shares were able to edge higher, led up by the German DAX, which extended its recent sharp rally on the back of encouraging data and expectations of further stimulus...

  • Cramer Remix: Warning to the skeptics Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer issues a warning investors should heed.

  • Lightning Round: The biggest house of pain Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 7:16 PM ET

    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • *Statoil is test case via exploration in Canada fields. OSLO, Nov 16- Norway's Statoil risks millions of dollars in extra costs in Canada- a test case that could spell problems for other oil firms too as coastal states extend their seabed territories far into resource-rich ocean depths. The rules- articles of the U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea- have thus far been...

  • Drill, baby—or don't. Future may bring fewer rigs Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 11:45 AM ET
    An oil-drilling rig operates on Sept. 26, 2014 near Walle, Germany.

    Some big energy companies are showing signs of pulling back on capital expenditures, according to a report in Oilprice.com.

  • Small investors dump stocks, bet big on oil: Report Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 2:52 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Retail traders dialed back their overall exposure to U.S. stocks in October, according to a monthly analysis of customer accounts from TD Ameritrade.

  • Transocean says likely to retire additional rigs Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 10:30 AM ET

    Nov 10- Transocean Ltd, the owner of the world's largest offshore drilling fleet, said it was likely to retire additional rigs as the company continued to face pressure due to slowdown in an oversupplied rig market. Transocean, which was scheduled to report results last Thursday, recorded impairment charges of $2.62 billion in the third quarter ended Sept. 30 due.

  • Investors look east to China trading link Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 10:04 AM ET
    Floor traders monitor share prices during afternoon trading at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

    Asian indexes rallied on news that a link between Shanghai and Hong Kong's exchanges will move forward, opening the $2 trillion market fully to foreign investment.

  • Early Movers: RIG, GOGO, PFE, GM, TWX & more Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 7:53 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Midday movers: Allergan, Freshpet, Transocean & more Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 12:35 PM ET

    Some of Friday's midday movers: