17 hrs ago
Experts Warn: US 'on Course to Repeat' BP Gulf Disaster
The U.S. is "on a course to repeat our mistakes" and face another oil disaster like BP's Macondo well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico, two experts warn.
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18 hrs ago
Metal Center News
9-2010 Energy Pipe and Tube Market
As could be expected, the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has affected the oil country tubular goods market.
22 hrs ago
The Motley Fool
3 of Offshore Drilling's Biggest Players Are Now Negative on the Industry Outlook
With this forecast the outlook for many drillers has been downgraded by Wall Street analysts as they prepare for the worst.
Summit County Voice
Environment: Activists ramp up campaign against seismic airguns
Tourism and fishing-dependent communities along the East Coast of the U.S. are banding together to voice concerns about seismic airgun testing.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Gulf Island Fabrication: This Well Managed Company Is Positioned For Growth
Gulf Island Fabrication , is a worldwide fabricator of offshore platforms, vessels and structures, has a market cap of $330 million USD and operates through subsidiaries in both Louisiana and Texas.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Pacific Drilling: Undervalued with Strong Growth Prospects
Pacific Drilling is an offshore drilling contractor with five rigs in operation and three rigs to be delivered in 2014 and 2015.
The American Presidency and Partisan Conflict
In my previous post , I observed that reserving all of the presidential power for one side of the political aisle denies representation to half the country, a serious problem in itself.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Offshore drilling rig taking on water in Gulf of Mexico
An offshore drilling rig is taking on water but is stable after being hit by a large storm wave off the Texas coast.
Opposition to Seismic Airguns Mounts, Local Officials Call on President Obama to Stand Up to Big Oil
Today, Oceana announced that 110 local elected officials and 155 conservation and animal welfare organizations have joined the mounting opposition against seismic airgun use along the East Coast.
The Motley Fool
Are the Dividends You Are Investing in as Safe as You Think?
But how sustainable are these payouts? Many investors would be skeptical of dividend yields that are more than double the market average of around 2%, so yields Seadrill's yield could be considered to be highly suspect.
High-Yield Offshore Plays For Patient Long-Term Investors
The offshore sector has been one of the poorest performing areas in the market over the past six months, which should appeal to patient contrarian investors.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
George Bush Presidential Library opens offshore drilling exhibit
George Bush was a successful and pioneering Texas oilman, first on land and then offshore in the Gulf of Mexico.
Will This Upgrade Help Transocean (RIG) Stock Today?
The firm set a price target of $45 for the offshore drilling company. The upgrade is a value call, as the sector has underperformed for so long.
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Hercules Offshore, Transocean,...
Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Georgetown Times
Rotarians hear about economic development from Brian Tucker
Quality of life, low-cost energy, reasonable land prices, port access and proximity to Boeing operations are key economic development features in Georgetown County.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Wednesday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Energy
In afternoon trading on Wednesday, Utilities stocks are the worst performing sector, showing a 0.5% loss.
The Motley Fool
3 Stocks Investors Think Will Continue to Sink
Shares of offshore drillers are off by nearly 13% so far this year. According to some investors the worst is still to come.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
If you are responsible for 85 years of poisoning the earth...
Who is Anadarko Petroleum Corporation? They are an oil and gas extraction company, since 1953.
Pacific Drilling's Modern Fleet And Newbuilds To Contribute To Outperformance
On March 25, 2014, offshore drilling contract Pacific Drilling gave a presentation at the Howard Weil Energy Conference.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Vantage Drilling: Undervalued Stock with Strong Growth Prospects
Vantage Drilling is an offshore drilling contractor which operates and manages a fleet of modern, high specification drilling rigs.