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Credit Suisse Outlook on Major Oil Giants: BP, Shell and More

Credit Suisse has initiated coverage on the major European and global oil companies. Some were given very favorable outlooks and Outperform ratings. Others were given Neutral ratings, and one was ...
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Oil Traders Confirm Fiddling Benchmark Oil Prices

The process for setting benchmark oil prices has never been particularly transparent, depending as it does on self-reporting by traders of offer and sale prices to energy pricing agencies like ...
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Top Stocks to Buy from the Merrill Lynch US 1 List

With 2013 at almost the halfway point, we find this a good time to review the top current stocks to buy at various firms around Wall Street. The Bank of ...
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Closing Bell for Monday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, Hold Gains Until Fed Chatter Cools Buyers

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning not on any particular news, but likely more influenced by tomorrow’s start of the Fed’s June meeting and Wednesday’s announcement of interest rates. ...
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Top Analyst Downgrades and Stocks to Sell: Teradata, T-Mobile, Lululemon, More

Investors frequently get to see the analyst upgrades and Buy ratings from Wall Street firms. What investors often do not get to see is when analyst downgrade stocks to sell ...
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European Union Investigates Crude Oil Price-Fixing

Two days ago, officials of the European Commission (EC), the executive arm of the European Union, raided the offices of Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE: RDS-A), BP PLC (NYSE: BP), ...
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Italy Borrowing Costs Hit Two-Year Low

Italy is one of the PIIGS, and therefore one of the big troubled spots for investors to keep their eyes on. The good news is that if the hangman is ...
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PIIGS KILLERS: Italy PM Vote Threatens Austerity, All Over Again

What happens when you put a vote out to the people about whether or not their benefits and public spending should be cut to appeal to international creditors? If you ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — November 23, 2012: Markets Higher on Throngs of Shoppers (E, PQ, TI, NOK, BIG, JOSB, SDRL, RIMM, KITD, MCP)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning after taking a day off to celebrate Thanksgiving. Reasonably good news out of Europe this morning on several fronts. First, PMI numbers were ...
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Exxon Talking to Buyers for Iraqi Oil Field Stake (XOM, RDS-A, BP, E)

On Wednesday, the Iraqi government said that Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) had notified it that the company planned to sell its stake in the West Qurna-1 oil field project. ...
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Production Returns in the Wake of Hurricane Isaac (E, RDS-A, XOM, CVX, BP, PSX, VLO)

Crews were returning to both shallow-water and deep-water rigs in the Gulf of Mexico yesterday as the oil and gas industry prepares to restart production following Hurricane Isaac. A report ...
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Iraq Shoots Down Chevron

The government of Iraq has barred Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) from bidding on lease contracts in central and southern Iraq, following the company’s deal with India’s Reliance Industries last week ...
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Norway Ends Lockout Threat in North Sea Oil Fields

The government of Norway has ended a 16-day strike against offshore oil and gas producers and killed the threat of an industry lockout that was set to begin at midnight ...
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Norway Prepares to Lockout Offshore Oil Field Workers

An association representing oil companies working on Norway’s continental shelf is preparing for a lockout against striking workers beginning at midnight tonight. If the lockout is enforced, about 6,500 workers ...
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Weatherford Scores Iraqi Contract (WFT, SLB, E, OXY)

Oil field services company Weatherford International Ltd. (NYSE: WFT) has won a contract worth $843 million to build six crude oil production facilities at Iraq’s Zubair field in the south ...
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