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Conoco Sheds Some Oil Sands Leases

Drilling rigConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) plans to shed about $13.5 billion in what the company calls non-strategic assets during 2013. It got $750 million closer...

Chevron Earnings Stymied by Refining

ChevronChevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) reported second-quarter 2013 results before markets opened this morning. The oil and gas supermajor posted diluted earnings...

Natural Gas Prices Slip as Stocks Rise

Blue flames of a gas stoveThe U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) today reported the U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 99 billion cubic feet last week, above the...

Apple Tops Exxon in Market Cap

Apple-storeFor most of the past two years, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) held the top spot as the most valuable company in the world as measured by market cap,...

Chevron Earnings Not a Pretty Picture

Offshore drill rigChevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) reported first-quarter 2013 results before markets opened this morning. The oil and gas supermajor posted diluted earnings...