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Why Chevron Let Anadarko Get Away

In an announcement that should have surprised no one, Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) said Thursday it would not counter a proposal from Occidental Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: OXY) to acquire Anadarko ...
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Clock Now Ticking on Chevron’s Offer for Anadarko

After markets closed Monday, the Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: APC) announced that it had determined that the acquisition offer it had received on Sunday from Occidental Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: OXY) ...
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Why Occidental Added More Cash to Offer for Anadarko

The board of directors of Occidental Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: OXY) on Sunday announced that it had revised its offer to acquire Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: APC) by boosting the cash ...
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6 Other Oil & Gas Companies for Chevron and Occidental to Fight Over

Wednesday morning's announcement that Occidental Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: OXY) had countered a previous bid of $33 billion in cash and stock from Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) to acquire Anadarko Petroleum ...
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US Shale Buyout Targets Are Everywhere, but Are There Buyers?

Last Friday's announcement that Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) would pay $65 a share in cash and stock for Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: APC) in a deal valued at $33 billion ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amex, Dick’s, Dominion Energy, Grubhub, Intel, McDonald’s, Microsoft, Nvidia, Total and More

Stocks were looking to open marginally lower on Thursday after a 600-point rally of the Dow Jones industrials on Wednesday. Federal Reserve Chair Powell dialing down his hawkish tone and ...
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US Gulf of Mexico Oil Lease Sale Another Bust

The U.S. Department of Interior's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) had more than 77 million acres -- the most ever in a single offering -- of U.S. Gulf of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Altice, Century Aluminum, Cerner, Chipotle, Cigna, GE, Micron, Noble Energy and More

Stocks were mixed on Monday, but Tuesday's indexes were indicated higher after core inflation remained under 2%. Now that the bull market is over nine years old, investors have to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ADT, CBOE, Celgene, JPMorgan, 3M, NetApp, Total, Tyson Foods, Weatherford and More

Monday's markets closed sharply higher after a recovery rally was seen on Friday, but Tuesday's opening bell was indicated to be weak for stocks. The bull market is just a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AIG, Expedia, FireEye, Nvidia, 3D Systems, Teva, Twitter, Disney, Wayfair, Wynn and More

Investors have been handed a solid reminder that the bull market can still have a correction. Shares are down 10% off the highs, but it had been two years since ...
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Statoil Acquires Stakes in 2 Total North Sea Projects

Norway's Statoil ASA (NYSE: STO) announced this morning that it has acquired stakes in two North Sea projects from France's Total S.A. (NYSE: TOT). The transaction, valued at $1.45 billion, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, Apple, Discovery, DowDuPont, JPMorgan, Red Hat, T-Mobile and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Tuesday morning. Despite three days of selling, the markets did just hit all-time highs again last week. The primary trend that has dominated this eight-year bull ...
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UPDATE: Harvey Upgraded to Hurricane, on Track for Gulf Coast Refineries

UPDATE: At 1 p.m. CT, the National Hurricane Center upgraded tropical storm Harvey to Hurricane Harvey. The storm now clocks sustained winds of 85 mph and continues on its slow ...
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French Energy Giant Total Acquires Maersk Oil in $7.5 Billion Deal

Paris-based oil supermajor Total SA (NYSE: TOT) said Monday that it has agreed to pay $4.95 billion in stock and assume $2.5 billion in debt to buy Maersk Oil, a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, Baker Hughes, Blue Apron, Deere, Foot Locker, Lululemon, Nike, Plains All American, Total and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally lower on Monday ahead of the Great American Eclipse, but investors need to keep in mind that the markets are still very close to ...
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