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  • LONDON, Nov 4- The sale of the Milford Haven refinery and terminal assets to Klesch Refining Limited has been canceled, according to a statement by Murco Petroleum, a subsidiary of the U.S.-based Murphy Oil Corporation. Sources familiar with the matter said earlier on Tuesday that Gary Klesch and Murphy Oil had extended a deadline to later this week to negotiate...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 4- The top two lawmakers on the U.S. Senate's antitrust panel have written to regulators expressing concerns about AT&T Inc's plans to buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion, including the impact on three regional sports networks. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Mike Lee, the chair and ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee's antitrust...

  • Nov 4- EOG Resources Inc posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday thanks to jumping oil production in the Eagle Ford and Bakken shale formations. The company posted net income of $1.10 billion, or $2.01 per share in the third quarter, compared with $462.5 million, or 85 cents per share, in the year-ago period. Crude oil and condensate volumes rose...

  • RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov 4- Brazil's state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA has yet to make a decision to adjust the domestic price of key vehicle fuels, the company said in a statement on Tuesday. With its 13 domestic refineries unable to meet all Brazil's rising needs, it must buy fuel abroad, selling every barrel of imported gasoline and diesel at home at a loss.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Nov 4- Procter& Gamble Co, the world's No. 1 household products maker, has no plans to lay off staff in Argentina despite having to suspend commercial operations in the country while it grapples with a tax fraud probe, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. Argentina accused P&G on Sunday of hiding income and over-billing $138 million in...

  • *Alibaba rises after results, Priceline falls. NEW YORK, Nov 4- The S&P 500 and Nasdaq ended lower on Tuesday as another big drop in oil prices dragged down energy shares and Priceline's earnings forecast disappointed. The S&P 500 energy sector fell 1.9 percent, extending the group's recent drop, the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF dropped 2.1 percent, and Chevron...

  • *Saudi Arabia cuts oil prices for U.S. customers. NEW YORK, Nov 4- Oil markets retreated from multi-year lows on Tuesday but still fell more than 2 percent after Saudi Arabia cut export prices to the United States threatening to deepen a global supply glut that has driven prices down 30 percent since June. U.S. crude futures settled down $1.59 at $77.19 after...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 4- Plunging oil prices have given U.S. consumers a break at the gasoline pump, a White House spokesman said on Tuesday, but he declined to say whether the government would take advantage of the price slide to top up the U.S. emergency oil supply. Asked whether the oil price slide had implications for President Barack Obama's economic, energy or...

  • Nov 4- Cybersecurity company FireEye Inc forecast quarterly revenue largely below average analyst expectation as customers increasingly shifted to subscription-based products, away from on-premise equipment that brought in revenue upfront. FireEye shares were down 22 percent in after-market trading. FireEye, Fortinet Inc and Palo Alto Networks Inc...

  • Nov 4- Travel review website TripAdvisor Inc reported a slight drop in quarterly profit, hurt by lower-than-expected revenue from referrals. TripAdvisor shares traded down 15 percent at $71 in post-market trading. The company's net income fell to $54 million, or 37 cents per share, for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, from $56 million, or 38 cents per share, a year...

  • Nov 4- A sharp break in gold prices to their lowest levels in more than four years has unleashed a surge in demand for coins, with buyers in Germany queueing out the door and some U.S. investors returning to the market for the first time in years. Coin dealers and mints from North America to Europe are reporting a surge in coins and small bars that are favored by retail...

  • *Alibaba rises after results, Priceline falls. NEW YORK, Nov 4- The S&P 500 and Nasdaq ended lower on Tuesday as another big drop in oil prices dragged down energy shares and Priceline's earnings forecast disappointed. The S&P 500 energy sector fell 1.9 percent, extending the group's recent drop, the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF dropped 2.1 percent, and Chevron...

  • Nov 4- GoPro Inc, which makes wearable cameras used by surfers, skydivers and other action junkies to post their exploits online, said it has appointed Zander Lurie as its senior vice president of media. Lurie most recently worked as executive vice president at Guggenheim Digital Media-- the owner of Dick Clark Productions and the Los Angeles Dodgers.

  • Nov 4- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, the film and TV company controlled by Rupert Murdoch, reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, helped by growth in cable network and film studio businesses. The company reported revenue of $7.89 million, which beat analysts' average estimate of $6.25 billion, largely driven by the box-office success "...

  • *Norway's crown, Canada dollar at 5- year lows on oil slide. NEW YORK, Nov 4- The euro rose on Tuesday on a report citing internal tensions within the European Central Bank over the leadership style of its chief, Mario Draghi, that left markets expecting limits on future ECB loosening of monetary policy. "The Reuters article suggesting the probability of adopting...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 4- When Marcelo Claure took the top job at Sprint Corp two months ago, he faced an uphill climb in turning around the No. 3 U.S. cellular provider. The Bolivian entrepreneur, who was installed as CEO after the collapse of merger talks with T-Mobile US Inc, already faced the task of stemming growing subscriber defections as the company seeks to upgrade...

  • U.S. stocks dip on midterm election day. NEW YORK, Nov 4- Global equity markets dipped on Tuesday and the euro firmed after a Reuters report saying central bankers in the euro zone plan to challenge European Central Bank President Mario Draghi's leadership style. Equities in Europe had already pared initial gains before the report after the European Commission...

  • FireEye quarterly revenue more than doubles Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 4:23 PM ET

    Nov 4- Cybersecurity company FireEye Inc reported higher quarterly revenue as governments and businesses spent more to protect their networks from increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks. Revenue more than doubled to $114.2 million. The net loss attributable to shareholders widened to $120 million, or 83 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. 30...

  • Twenty-First Century Fox revenue up 11.7 pct Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 4:10 PM ET

    Nov 4- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, the film and TV company controlled by Rupert Murdoch, reported an 11.7 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by growth in its cable network and film studio businesses. Net income attributable to shareholders fell to $1.04 billion, or 47 cents per share, in the quarter ended Sept. 30, from $1.26 billion, or 54 cents per share, in...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 4- The S&P 500 and Nasdaq ended lower on Tuesday as another big drop in oil prices dragged down energy shares and Priceline's earnings forecast disappointed.