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1 hr ago | EurActiv.com

Western sanctions to hamper Russia's big oil projects

Fresh US and EU sanctions imposed on Moscow will bring an abrupt halt to exploration of Russia's huge Arctic and shale oil reserves and complicate financing of existing Russian projects from the Caspian Sea to Iraq and Ghana. On 12 September, the United States imposed sanctions on Gazprom, Gazprom Neft, Lukoil, Surgutneftegas and Rosneft, banning Western firms from supporting their activities in exploration or production from deep water, Arctic offshore or shale projects.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Energy, Oil & Gas, World News, Russia,

Sun Sep 14, 2014

ArkansasBusiness.com

Royalty Owners Haul Exxon Subsidiary XTO to Court Over Royalties

Batesville attorney Blair Arnold noticed something curious in the royalty statements he received regularly from two different companies producing natural gas from the Fayetteville Shale: David H. Arrington Oil & Gas Inc. of Midland, Texas, was selling gas at higher prices than XTO Energy Inc. of Fort Worth, Texas.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, XTO Energy, Batesville, AR, Independence County, AR

Windsor Beacon

At least 150 major companies prep for carbon prices

ExxonMobil, the world's largest publicly traded oil and gas company, assumes in its business plans that there will be an eventual U.S. price on heat-trapping carbon dioxide emissions. It's one of 29 major U.S.-based companies to put an internal price on carbon, according to a report Sept.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Global Warming, Non-Profit, Big Box Retailers, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Forbes.com

Why Forcing ExxonMobil Out Of Russia Isn't Going To Help Anything

From Texas, I mostly cover the energy industry and the tycoons who control it. I joined Forbes in 1999 and moved from New York to Houston in 2004.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Publishing, Media, Forbes, Perot Sys, Computers, IT Services, Dell, Perot Systems, Vladimir Putin

Seeking Alpha

Retirement Strategy: How Will Rising Interest Rates Affect Dividend Growth Investors?

While the old adage of "as interest rates rise, stocks will fall" rings true for many stocks, many others will actually do as well, if not better, in that environment. The 10-year Treasury rate "sky-rocketed" to a lofty 2.60% last week, and many interest rate stocks took it on the chin.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Retirement, Energy, Oil & Gas, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, Chevron Corporation

Sat Sep 13, 2014

GuruFocus.com

Gas Pressure on Investors

Consumer's delight has always been the pain of investors. Promotional pricing means good news for consumers as they can bag in more for less money however on the other hand it reduces the margin of the company which results in fall of earning per share consequently share price taking a hit.

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Related Topix: Darden Restaurants, Restaurant Management, Energy, Oil & Gas, Chevron Corporation, Roanoke, VA

Seeking Alpha

General Electric Is Making The Right Moves To Grow

The growth in the oil and gas segment has been impressive for the company and it will be an extremely important area for GE. The growth in oil and gas exploration will result in substantial growth in sales for GE's oil and gas segment.

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Related Topix: General Electric, Financial Services, Aerospace-Defense, Energy, Oil & Gas

ThinkProgress

New Sanctions Against Russia Could Deal Big Blow To ExxonMobil

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, right, shakes hands with Rex W. Tillerson, chairman and chief executive officer of Exxon Mobil Corporation at their meeting in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Monday, April 16, 2012. On Friday, the United States and the European Union imposed a new round of sanctions on Russia in response to Moscow's intervention in eastern Ukraine and following its annexation of the Crimean peninsula in March.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Energy, Oil & Gas, Vladimir Putin, US News, Liberal Political News

SchaeffersResearch.com

Dow Jones Industrial Average Breaches 17,000 as Street Awaits Fed

The major market indexes spent the session lower, despite a rise in monthly retail sales and consumer confidence. Instead, Wall Street exercised caution ahead of next week's highly anticipated Federal Open Market Committee meeting, with speculation mounting about a possible earlier-than-expected policy shift from the central bank.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Opinion, Day Trading, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Seeking Alpha

My Dynamic Watch List

I maintain a watch list of dividend growth stocks that I update at least once a month, sometimes more frequently. It contains all of DivGro's holdings, as well as a subset of David Fish's CCC stocks .

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Startups, Helmerich & Payne, ExxonMobil Chemical, Energy, Oil & Gas, Chemicals, PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust

Sys-Con Media

Energy Sector Stocks Technical Review - Exxon Mobil, Cameron Intl.,...

During the session, seven out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index ended the day at 688.70, up 0.09%, while the index has declined 0.69% in the previous three trading sessions.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, Chemicals, Financial Markets, Cooper Cameron Corporation, Superior Energy Services, Superior Oil Company

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Seadrill Angers EU With Rosneft Deal, New Sanctions May Hurt

New sanctions against Russia were adopted by the EU on Friday. The US government is expected to adopt similar sanctions as early as this week.

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Related Topix: US Energy Systems, Energy, Columbia University, Oil & Gas

West Australian

US stocks drop on Russia sanctions, Fed speculation

US stocks dropped Friday as the West slapped new sanctions on Russia and traders saw a higher chance the Federal Reserve next week will accelerate its timeline to raise interest rates. The broad-based S&P 500 fell 11.91 to 1,985.54, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index lost 24.21 at 4,567.60.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Vladimir Putin, Energy, Oil & Gas

Forbes.com

As Gas Prices Near $3 Per Gallon, Exxon And Chevron Suffer

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Related Topix: Chevron Corporation, Energy, Oil & Gas, Darden Restaurants, Restaurant Management, Roanoke, VA

The Star Online

U.S. steps up sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

The United States hit Russia's largest bank, a major arms maker and arctic, deepwater and shale exploration by its biggest oil companies with new sanctions on Friday to punish Moscow for intervening in Ukraine. The sanctions target companies including Sberbank, the country's largest bank by assets, and Rostec, a conglomerate that makes everything from Kalashnikovs to cars, by limiting their ability to access the U.S. debt markets.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Vladimir Putin

The Washington Post

Exxon's $700 Million Russian Arctic Oil Well Hangs on Sanctions

Exxon Mobil Corp.'s work on a $700 million Arctic well in Russia could be stopped before it's finished under new U.S. and European Union sanctions that outlaw the drilling partnership. New sanctions ban U.S. and EU companies from working with Russian officials or companies to find or produce crude from deep seas, shale fields or the Arctic.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, Chemicals, Vladimir Putin, Business News

Investopedia

10 Canadian Oil Companies Worth Your Attention

Contrary to pop culture opinion, Canada's largest industry is neither hockey equipment production nor donut retailing. It's energy, which isn't surprising given the country's vast area and its inhabitants' expertise at exploiting its natural abundance.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Suncor Energy, Oil & Gas, North America Travel, Travel, Canada Travel, Alberta, Canada Travel, us Travel, Energy

Seeking Alpha

An Analysis Of The Impact Of Rosneft, Sanctions, And Russian Geopolitics On BP

The impact of a loss of Rosneft to BP would be minimal in the short term, but could be substantial in the long run. BP is attractively valued compared to its peers, could be good long term investment regardless of Russia's political situation.

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Related Topix: BP plc, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, Chevron Corporation, Energy, Chemicals

AmericanBankingNews.com

Exxon Mobil Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

Shares of Exxon Mobil have earned a consensus rating of "Hold" from the twenty ratings firms that are covering the company, Analyst RN reports . Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have assigned a hold recommendation and nine have given a buy recommendation to the company.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, Chemicals

Forbes.com

How Does Exxon Plan To Tap The Growth In Global Chemicals Demand?

Chemicals are used in a wide variety of products and play an important role in the world economy. Plastics and other petrochemicals form an integral part of most of the manufactured products we use today.

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, ExxonMobil Chemical, Chemicals, Baytown, TX, Mont Belvieu, TX, Financial Markets

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