Stocks Whiting Petroleum Corp


  • Dec 23- Apple Inc on Tuesday became the latest U.S. company to amend its bylaws to allow long-term shareholders to nominate members to its board. Other companies who have agreed to adopt new "proxy access" rules this year include Microsoft Corp, Staples Inc, Big Lots Inc and Whiting Petroleum Corp. The Apple board currently has 8 members, including Chief Executive...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 14- Cash-strapped U.S. shale oil producers are facing another sharp sell-off in a 18- month-old crude slump with reduced hedging protection, risking a severe hit to earnings if prices fail to recover. "Producers have survived 2015 as they benefited from large reductions in service costs while having a significant amount of production hedged at...

  • Dec 4- Shares of U.S. shale oil producers tumbled on Friday after OPEC failed to agree on a unified output cap, effectively letting its 13 members pump at will in a step likely to further depress prices and advance the group's aim of squeezing out U.S. rivals. OPEC ministers ended their policy meeting in Vienna on a discordant note, unable to decide as a group how much...

  • After-hours buzz: GPRO, PYPL, BWLD, YELP & more Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 5:43 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Take a look at some of Wednesday's after-hours buzz: GPRO, PYPL, BWLD, YELP & more.

  • Is hedge fund pain your gain? Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015 | 12:45 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks widely owned by hedge funds have been hit during the recent pullback, creating opportunities for retail investors, a new report shows.

  • BISMARCK, N.D., Sept 24- North Dakota regulators on Thursday gave the energy industry 10 extra months to reduce the amount of natural gas burned off at oil wells, acquiescing to industry worries that construction delays have made it all but impossible to meet existing targets. Governor Jack Dalrymple and the two other members of the North Dakota Industrial...

  • Frackers find way to cope with 'imploding' market Wednesday, 2 Sep 2015 | 11:27 AM ET
    A pump jack and surface water at oil well and fracking site in Shafter.

    A type of high-intensity hydraulic fracturing is spreading through the American oil patch, boosting productivity for U.S. drillers.

  • Cramer: Why I was so wrong about oil Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 6:57 PM ET
    Pipeline and crude storage tanks in Cushing Oklahoma.

    Jim Cramer takes a deep dive to figure out how his call on oil could have been so wrong!

  • Drill, drill, drill! And then maybe go bankrupt Tuesday, 16 Jun 2015 | 12:32 PM ET
    Oil workers using chain to position drill on drilling platform.

    Bankruptcy and dealmaking has yet to hit the U.S. oil patch, but drillers face another crucial test of their health this fall.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed higher, following positive momentum from Europe, as investors looked to Fed speeches and data for signals on rate hike timing.

  • Should you bet against frackers with Einhorn? Monday, 4 May 2015 | 2:19 PM ET
    David Einhorn

    David Einhorn, a hedge fund manager who successfully bet against Lehman Brothers and others, found his next target: oil fracking companies.

  • Why the S&P could break out this week Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 7:12 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    As the Fed meets and earnings news rains down, the big question in the week ahead is whether the S&P 500 can manage a break out.

  • Bulls sniffing out an S&P breakout Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    As the Fed meets and earnings news rains down, the big question in the week ahead is whether the S&P 500 can manage a break out.

  • 7 indebted oil stocks made for energy risk-takers Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Workers stand on a blowout preventer while working on the site of an oil well near Sidney, Montana.

    The crash in oil prices stresses energy balance sheets. Here are 7 big oil companies with high bankruptcy risk based on the Altman Z-score.

  • Prepare for a 'messy' year-end for oil: Citi Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 9:19 AM ET

    The price of oil could come under serious pressure towards the end of the year if a recent bounce back in prices holds for the next few months, a closely-watched oil analyst has warned.

  • Energy investors, beware ‘the great cram-down’ Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 5:05 PM ET
    A floorhand works on an oil rig in the Bakken shale formation outside Watford City, North Dakota.

    After Shell's BG deal, investors might be tempted to chase the next potential energy takeout. Here's why that could be a big mistake.

  • These could be the next energy buyers and sellers Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 11:49 AM ET

    Exxon could make a deal soon, and targets for oil majors range from U.S. shale producers to distressed mining and resources firms, analysts tell CNBC.

  • Cramer: Yemen unrest impacts oil like never before Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 6:40 PM ET
    People watch as a vehicle that belonged to Shi'ite Muslim rebels burns during clashes in Aden, Yemen, March 26, 2015.

    Jim Cramer sees that Saudi Arabia's launch of military operations in Yemen will have a different impact on oil prices.

  • After-hours buzz: Digital Ally, Herbalife & more Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 5:41 PM ET
    Wall Street New York Stock Exchange NYSE American Flags

    Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Monday: Digital Ally, Herbalife, Chesapeake & more.

  • This signals more oilfield mergers may be coming Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 2:55 PM ET
    Pumpjacks operate at an oil well in Williston, North Dakota.

    Exploration and production firms have issued nearly $9 billion in stock this year, well above recent first-quarter totals.