(Reuters) - Halliburton Co is in “advanced” talks to settle private claims against it in a trial to determine blame for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill, the oilfield services company said on Monday, as it booked a $1 billion (654 million pounds) pre-tax ...
Halliburton shares are down 4% year-to-date, and 28% over the last 12 months. Following the earnings release, it was down by less than 1%. Halliburton's stock over the past 12 months Google Finance
U.S. District Court Judge Martin L.C. Feldman, who ruled today against the White House’s six-month moratorium on deepwater drilling, has owned stock in several companies with operations in the Gulf of Mexico. According to a financial …
Big Oil’s biggest critics may be outraged by the details of Halliburton Co.’s (NYSE:HAL) plea agreement with the Justice Department, announced Thursday, but Wall Street seems to be focusing more on another bit of news the company put …
As WND reported, another outspoken leftist who had criticized Halliburton was discovered to own stock in the company – filmmaker Michael Moore. “I think people find that stuff funny – Michael Moore owns Halliburton stock,” said Moore in …
Cheney sold all his Halliburton stock when he became President Bush's vice presidential nominee in 2000. He held on to some options, but has promised to donate all profits to charity. He still gets deferred compensation from Halliburton
U.S. stock indexes look set to begin the new week on a positive note following a successful week, which saw stocks …
Plaintiffs’ securities lawyers dodged a bullet on Monday when the Supreme Court gave companies more leeway to fend off lawsuits before trial, but preserved a legal precedent undergirding investor class actions for more than two decades. …
The company said it has $1.3 billion in reserve to pay for legal costs. Shares of Halliburton were under pressure Tuesday, but have rallied sharply since the spill. The stock has nearly tripled in price over the past five years. Halliburton, which …
* First phase of BP spill trial ended last week * BP had sought to shift blame for 2010 disaster * Excluding charge, Halliburton earnings top estimates * Believes worst of fracking pricing pressure behind it * Halliburton shares rise 5.6 …