Companies - Exclusives

Pioneer Natural Resources Crafts Solutions To The Eagle Ford's Challenges

Eagle Ford shale-oil and -gas production is having a "huge impact" on the U.S. energy industry, says Timothy Dove, president and chief operating officer for Pioneer Natural Resources Co.

October 13, 2011

What's Behind The Apache Norway Deal--And Is It Worth The Trouble?

Stock market analysts are already lining up to weigh in on Apache Corp.'s $1.8-billion purchase of select oil fields in the North Sea. But is the deal a good one for Apache investors?

September 29, 2011

How Murphy Oil Has Rewritten The Book On Dividends

It's a rollercoaster ride on Wall Street in 2011, and investors are understandably jumpy about the energy side of their portfolios. But one oil company that has quietly produced amazing results on the dividend front deserves some attention.

September 23, 2011

ConocoPhillips' Spinoff Plan Emerging: Will Investors Go Along?

CNBC's Jim Cramer has already put his stamp of approval on the spinoff, which essentially breaks the oil giant into two companies.

September 19, 2011

With Utica JV Forthcoming, Analysis Maintains Underperform Rating On Chesapeake

An attractive deal, however, may be 'star opportunity to set the company up for success in 2012.'

September 15, 2011

BP Earnings Barely Move The Needle

Revenues were up, but profits disappointed in BP's recent quarterly results. What is going on with the U.K. super major? 

August 2, 2011

Today's Interns: The Future Of The Energy Industry

The sixth annual Salute to Industry Interns brought together more than 200 interns from Houston's oil and gas companies to network and learn from professionals and their peers in the industry.

July 28, 2011

Five Key Takeaways From The Conoco Split

Now that investors have had a few days to digest the news, what’s the financial impact of the Conoco split and what should investors do about it?

July 26, 2011

Oiltanking Partners IPO Could Spell 'Profit' For Aggressive Investors

That's news, as independent storage providers aren't the first option for energy investors looking for the "dynamic duo" of stock market benefits: growth and value.

July 19, 2011

ConocoPhillips To Split Into Two Independent Companies

Upstream business will be a geographically diverse, pure-play E&P company; the downstream business is poised to be one of the largest in the industry.

July 14, 2011

E&P Spending Soars For 100 Largest Domestic Companies, Study Reveals

Global Hunter report says spending surpassed both 2009 and 2008 levels.

July 8, 2011

Is Southwestern Energy In Play? Options Market Thinks So

What do the bulls know that the oil and gas industry doesn't? Here's a look at why Southwestern may be primed for a takeover.

June 15, 2011