BP PLC (NYSE: BP) reported third-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday. The oil and gas supermajor posted adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of $0.53 on revenues of $60.81 billion. In the …
LONDON — Successful investors use a disciplined approach to picking stocks, and checklists can be a great way to make sure you’ve covered all the bases. In this series I’m subjecting companies to scrutiny under five headings: …
BP Plc. (NYSE ADR: BP) released its Q4 and full-year earnings report on Tuesday, Feb. 2. According to the Financial Times, the British oil giant reported its worst loss ever. Although the BP stock price crashed 8.5% on the day of the …
That seems to imply that it’s worth taking a serious look at the ethics of owning stock in BP. But his conclusion is trite, setting up a straw man of BP deliberately killing its employees, and saying that he’d only have a serious ethical
A former BP employee who was a coordinator during the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has agreed to settle federal charges of using confidential information on the seriousness of the spill to profit illegally from trading in BP stock. The …
Shares of BP p.l.c. (BP) rose as much as 1.55% Friday, reaching a session high of $32.01 after the diversified oil giant agreed to pay $175 million to settle investors' claims that the company's managers lied about the size of the 2010 oil …
Every day, Wall Street analysts upgrade some stocks, downgrade others, and "initiate coverage" on a few more. But do these analysts even know what they're talking about? Today, we're taking one high-profile Wall Street pick and putting it …
The brokerage firm that’s faced the most scrutiny from regulators in the past year over the shorting of mortgage related securities seems to have had good timing when it came to something else: the stock of British oil giant BP. According …
The BP oil spill has taught us once again that no stock is immune ... This work is the opinion of the columnist and in no way reflects the opinion of ABC News.