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6 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Occidental Petro downgraded at Barclays as restructuring may disappoint

Occidental Petroleum is downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight with a $109 price target, down from $117, at Barclays, which believes any restructuring may disappoint. The firm says OXY's MENA strategy has been difficult to implement; expected spinoffs and asset sales will leave OXY with a concentrated Permian Basin position along with a diverse MENA portfolio as well as chemicals, midstream and Latin American assets.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas

Mon Sep 15, 2014

TheStreet.com

Why Occidental Petroleum (OXY) Stock Is Up Today

As the legal successor to Diamond Shamrock Chemical , which intentionally dumped industrial waste into the river for decades, Occidental Petroleum is liable for the cleanup, according to Bloomberg . The agreement for the payment still requires approval from a judge and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, New Jersey Government, New Jersey, Financial Markets

AmericanBankingNews.com

Occidental Petroleum Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts

Occidental Petroleum has been given a consensus rating of "Buy" by the twenty-one analysts that are covering the company, Stock Ratings News reports . Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and twelve have assigned a buy recommendation to the company.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Kiplinger Online

3 Reasons Investors Should Ignore the Doomsayers

A reader named Bill just e-mailed me to ask if he should dump some holdings. "I'm worried about all the things going on in the Middle East, Russia and Israel," he wrote.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Financial Markets

Mon Sep 08, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Occidental Has A Good Plan, And Some Value Left

Occidental Petroleum is in the midst of an extensive restructuring efforts that will place its high-potential Permian acreage in a front-and-center position going forward. After the restructuring, Occidental should be able to generation mid-single digit annual production growth with returns on capital employed climbing above the mid-teens.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas

Fri Sep 05, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Argus Increases Occidental Petroleum Price Target to $116.00

The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Argus' price target would indicate a potential upside of 13.31% from the company's current price.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas

Jewish World Review

12 Stocks to Get Dividends Every Month

A regular paycheck isn't the only way to ensure a steady flow of income. By carefully selecting stocks that pay dividends on the right schedule, you can build a portfolio that guarantees cash every month.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

GuruFocus.com

The Top Net Buys Of The Hedge Fund Gurus

Now that the second quarter portfolios have been filed with the SEC, I used the GuruFocus MasterCard , eBay , Occidental Petroleum , Ally Financial , Actavis , and Allergan . At the top of the hedge fund list for net buys is MasterCard.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Allergan, Biotech, Marketing

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Hispanic Business

Occidental Petroleum Corp /de/ Files (8-K) Disclosing Regulation FD Disclosure

The offering will be made to eligible purchasers in connection with the Company's planned spin-off from Occidental and subject to market conditions.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

Tue Sep 02, 2014

The Motley Fool

5 Things Occidental Petroleum Management Wants You to Know

That's been the consistent message out of the company for several quarters now, and it has been thoroughly reiterated in company earnings reports and investor presentations.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Occidental Petroleum Earns Neutral Rating from Zacks

's stock had its "neutral" rating reaffirmed by Zacks in a research note issued on Monday.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, California

Seeking Alpha

Occidental Petroleum - Divestment And Investment Play

Occidental continues to post higher production growth in the Permian Basin and is on track to deliver a long-term production target of more than 120,000 BOE/D.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, EOG Resources

Fri Aug 29, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Investors Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on Occidental Petroleum

Shares of Occidental Petroleum saw unusually large options trading on Friday. Traders acquired 27,519 call options on the company, Analyst Ratings Network reports.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Stanley

Kiplinger Online

3 Reasons Investors Should Ignore the Doomsayers

A reader named Bill just e-mailed me to ask if he should dump some holdings. "I'm worried about all the things going on in the Middle East, Russia and Israel," he wrote.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Financial Markets

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Investopedia

Fracking ETFs Or Drilling Services Stocks?

Hydraulic fracturing - otherwise known as fracking - gets a lot of attention for its environmental effects and opening up new oil and gas fields.

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The Motley Fool

Is It Time to Buy Occidental Petroleum Stock?

As the energy boom in the United States ramps up, a select group stands to benefit the most.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Lucianne.com

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Occidental Petroleum Corp. broke ground Tuesday on a new 600-employee office complex in Midland that will serve as the center of the company's oil-and-gas operations in the Permian Basin in West Texas.

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KAUZ

Perry reveals details on his stylish new specs

While attending the groundbreaking of an Occidental Petroleum complex in Midland on Tuesday, the governor showed The Associated Press his glasses.

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Seeking Alpha

Occidental: Worth More Than The Sum Of Its Parts

In its last quarterly earnings call, Occidental Petroleum , or Oxy, revealed a bit more about what the company would look like after its split and likely restructuring.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Chevron Corporation, EOG Resources

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Occidental Petroleum in talks to sell $3B gas stake to Mubadala

Occidental Petroleum is in talks to sell as much as a $3B stake of the Shah natural gas field to Abu Dhabi-owned Mubadala Development.

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