36 min ago
The Motley Fool
LNG Projects Are Progressing, and the Payoffs Should Be Worth the Trouble
The rise of LNG, or liquefied natural gas, has sparked somewhat of a revolution in the energy industry.
Trending on the Topix Network
14 hrs ago
Climate Change Disclosure - Heads I Win, Tails You Lose?
Arjuna Capital, a sustainable wealth management platform, and As You Sow, an environmental corporate responsibility advocacy group, have been advocating for publicly traded companies to assess and disclose the risks that their assets will be "stranded" as a result of changing regulatory regimes designed to address climate change.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Shareholder Value: Getting Rich Slowly
Earnings season is upon us. Expect a lot of jumping around this quarter as companies miss or exceed estimates.
Houston developer ventures into mixed-use with project near Exxon campus
It's the company's first mixed-use development, and it's going to be big and set in a prime location.
The Tax Breaks That Are Killing the Planet
ExxonMobil, the world's largest oil company, hauled in a $32.6 billion profit last year.
Dallas Morning News
Activist investors force Big Oil to pay execs less, return more to shareholders
ExxonMobil chairman and CEO Rex Tillerson, testifying on Capitol Hill in 2011 during Senate hearings into oil companies' rising gasoline prices and profits.
SPY, FMK: Big ETF Outflows
Looking at units outstanding versus one week prior within the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, the biggest outflow was seen in the SPDR S&P 500 ETF , where 14,350,000 units were destroyed, or a 1.7% decrease week over week.
Resource Investing News
Enbridge Public Relations Battle Continues as Kitimat Residents Vote "No" in Plebiscite
A Joint Review Panel may have recommended that Canada's federal government approve the Northern Gateway Project, but British Columbians have not been so accepting of the pipeline.
The Motley Fool
Strong Retail Sales Send Dow Up 1%; Can ExxonMobil and Chevron Power Stocks Higher?
The Dow moved higher initially after positive reports of retail-sales growth in the U.S. economy, and just when it appeared that the average might give up all of its gains in the final hour of trading, the Dow bounced back and jumped more than 100 points in 45 minutes to finish near its highs of the day.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Exxon CEO donates $5 million for UT engineering complex expansion
The Cockrell School of Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin has received a $5 million pledge from Exxon Mobil Corp. chairman and CEO Rex Tillerson and his wife, Renda, to help fund the school's new Engineering Education and Research Center.
ExxonMobil's Massive And Reliable Money Machine
Yes, Exxon finds and refines oil, but that doesn't even begin to describe the depth and breadth of the company's exospheric revenue production.
Exxon's 25 Year "Drop Dead" Denial Campaign
Yesterday the world's leading climate scientists, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change , published their final report in their recent trilogy of warnings about climate change.
Total Cuts Angolan Oil Project Costs by a Fifth to $16 Billion
Total SA , Europe's third-largest oil company, cut the cost of its Kaombo project off Angola by about a fifth to $16 billion as it decided to proceed with the development.
Developer unveils $250 million mixed-use development near Exxon Mobil campus
The area around Exxon Mobil's new campus in north Houston is getting another big development.
Exxon Vs. Wal-Mart: Big Oil Or Super Discounter Best For Shareholder Return?
Exxon is the world's largest integrated oil and gas company. The company has a market cap of $418 billion, and has had 5 years of profits higher than any other corporation in history.
Courthouse News Service
As Many as 250,000 VehiclesHurt by Exxon Gas, Class Claims
ExxonMobil's Baton Rouge refinery sent 5 million gallons of "atypical" gasoline to Louisiana pumps, "causing harm to gasoline engines of up to 250,000 vehicles," a class action claims in Federal Court.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Why ConocoPhillips Is Holding Up Well Despite The Carnage In The Market
ConocoPhillips is one of those blue chips that has managed to post gains in the last month and continues to be a safe dividend play in the market.
A Contrarian Oil Play Yielding 5.6%
The Russian stock market has been recently out of favor, but valuations seem to be too much cheap to ignore.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Motley Fool
Suncor Energy Could Make You Rich
Secondly, they are highly cash generative and have a history of remaining that way.
Exxon CEO's compensation rises 3 percent to $28.1M
Most of Rex W. Tillerson's compensation was in the form of stock awards, which the largest U.S. oil company valued at $21.3 million when they were granted.