An update on the transaction should come in the next few days.
In spite of Louisiana Sen. Landrieu’s efforts, the bill fails to gain necessary votes.
Compared with the 1980s, downside risks ‘are relatively contained,’ report states.
A merger with Sabine Oil & Gas requires Forest shareholder approval.
Economic benefits yet to be shared globally, strategist says.
Expect a ‘long drawn-out process’ with closing not likely until second half of 2015 or after, analyst says.
Drop in crude oil prices might create breathing room for industry, COO Fisher says.
Expect an even greater reduction in U.S. import dependence, but not total elimination, Petrie says.