As you can see, stock splits have been a part of ConocoPhillips history going back quite a while, although most of the past splits track along the Phillips Petroleum line of the corporate family tree. Conoco and Phillips …
ConocoPhillips
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks looked set to open near record highs on Thursday as a rally in oil prices added to rising optimism about U.S. President …
Stock Futures Flat
On June 16, 2014, Brent crude oil peaked at $116 a barrel. Over the next 19 months, its price dropped more than 70%, to a 13-year low of $28 on Jan. 20, 2016. How has that slide affected the energy sector? Let us count …
Fortune
Energy stocks have been a horror show this year, eaten by the blob of low-priced oil. Many stocks have slumped 30% or more as oil prices have plunged and industry profits have trickled away. Don’t expect much relief in …
Well, well. It looks like the brain trust at OPEC may have finally hammered out an arrangement to lower its price-crushing oil production levels. All I can say is: it's about time. Don't get me wrong. It's not that I want to pay …
Oil
In Part 1, I explained how the Permian Basin in Texas was exploding with industry and investor interest—because of all the new tight oil plays being discovered and developed. And that has me excited about the prospects for …
Permian Basin
Down in the morning, crude oil staged a strong comeback to end higher on the session Wednesday, Feb. 24. U.S. stocks―also down in the morning―embarked on a furious comeback of their own to finish that day up. …
The past decade has been a roller coaster for oil prices, one that market participants have probably not much enjoyed riding (Figure 1). The period includes much volatility and two sharp crashes. One crash, in 2008, was …
Brookings Institution
Fueling the sell orders, another plunge on China’s Shanghai Composite Stock Index. It’s down 18 percent since the year began, as worries about the Chinese economy mount. And plummeting oil prices are dragging down …
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PBS NewsHour
After getting thrashed for more than two years, the oil industry has slowly started to recover, amid OPEC’s decision to slash oil production by 1.2 million barrels a day by January 2017. Recent reports suggest that that …
Oil