Post Tagged with: "exxonmobil"

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Oil CEOs believe a demand recovery is coming, but volatility is here to stay

CNBC


Top energy chief executives say oil demand will recover next year, but they expect volatility to remain elevated, as the industry emerges from the reckoning of the coronavirus pandemic.

“We face a lot of uncertainty,” Total CEO Patrick Pouyanne …

Source: Reuters

Chevron, Exxon shrink spending as coronavirus cuts demand

Reuters


U.S. oil majors Chevron Corp CVX.N and Exxon Mobil Corp XOM.N cut spending aggressively in the third quarter in a race to offset weak trends in fuel demand caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, though the former managed a slim …

October 30, 2020 - 11:30 am Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News
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The market’s worst-performing sector is due for some upside, two traders say. Here’s how they’d play it

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There could be upside in store for the market’s worst-performing sector.

S&P 500 energy stocks have underperformed the index’s 10 other sectors over a range of time frames including in Tuesday’s trading session, this week, this month, this year

Source: Reuters

Bids for Exxon UK’s oil and gas fields due on October 28: sources

Reuters


Bids for a portfolio of Exxon Mobil’s XOM.N British North Sea oil and gas fields, which is expected to fetch around $1 billion following this year’s oil price weakness, are due on Oct. 28, two sources with knowledge of …

Source: Reuters

Exxon weighs global job cuts after unveiling Australian lay-off

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Exxon Mobil Corp is assessing possible worldwide job cuts, a spokesman said on Wednesday, after the company announced a voluntary lay-off program in Australia.

Exxon is the latest oil major to embark on axing jobs spurred by …

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Exxon Mobil replaced by a software stock after 92 years in the Dow is a ‘sign of the times’

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Exxon Mobil’s been in the Dow in some form since 1928, but its tenure as the longest-serving component is coming to an end.

On Monday, S&P Dow Jones Indices announced the largest changes to the 30-stock benchmark in seven

Source: Reuters

Exxon to suspend company match to employee retirement plans in October: sources

Reuters


HOUSTON – Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) told employees it would begin suspending the employer match to retirement savings plans beginning in early October, said sources who received a message from the company on Tuesday.

“Given the current …

Source: Reuters

Exxon Mobil eyes LNG-to-power projects in Vietnam: government

Reuters


HANOI – Exxon Mobil Corp is exploring the possibility of investing in new projects to develop LNG-to-power plants in Vietnam, the Southeast Asian government said on Thursday.

Exxon Mobil has long been engaged in the development of the Blue …

June 11, 2020 - 11:00 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, LNG
ExxonMobil outlines progress on long-term growth strategy

ExxonMobil outlines progress on long-term growth strategy

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Woods told investors that ExxonMobil (stock ticker: XOM) is planning capital expenditures of between $30 billion to $35 billion annually through 2025, consistent with previous guidance. For 2020, the company anticipates an investment level of up to $33 billion, …

Source: CNBC

‘The new frontier of oil’: Latin America’s newest crude-producing nation to hold pivotal election

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An upcoming election in one of the smallest and poorest countries in South America is set to decide on a new government to oversee the highest amount of oil per person of any country in the world.

Guyana, a

February 28, 2020 - 11:30 am Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News, Offshore
Exxon drops to 15-year low ahead of annual strategy presentation

Exxon drops to 15-year low ahead of annual strategy presentation

Houston Chronicle


Exxon Mobil Corp. fell to a 15-year low on Monday amid a broad selloff in equity and commodity markets and just over a week before Chief Executive Officer Darren Woods is scheduled to present the oil explorer’s long-term …

Source: Houston Chronicle

Exxon Mobil’s profits fall in third quarter

Source: Houston Chronicle


Exxon Mobil Corp. profits fell in the third quarter, the company reported Friday.

The Irving, Texas-based oil major reported a third-quarter net profit of $3.17 billion, little more than half the profit the company reported in the …

Alaska Is the Biggest Bet Yet for Texas’s Anti-Shale Oil Billionaire

Alaska Is the Biggest Bet Yet for Texas’s Anti-Shale Oil Billionaire

From Bloomberg


Hildebrand gained fortune buying old, conventional oil assets, bet may be timely as investors begin to sour on shale

Texas oilman Jeffery Hildebrand became a billionaire by shunning the shale revolution taking place in his home state. Now, …

Source: SEACOR

Galveston Company Enters Race to Supply IMO 2020 Fuels

From The Houston Chronicle


With a massive shift in the marine fuel market just months away from implementation, a Galveston fuel storage operator says it plans to operate a 50,000 barrel a day crude processing facility to meet new stricter …

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ExxonMobil Partners with Carbon Capture Company

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

ExxonMobil partners with Mosaic Materials in order to pursue carbon capture technology
ExxonMobil (stock ticker: XOM), an international oil and gas supermajor, has partnered with Mosaic Materials, a chemicals and engineering

Paal Kibsgaard (source: Schlumberger Limited)

Former Schlumberger CEO Recommended for Chairman Role at Borr Drilling

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Borr Drilling board of directors recommends appointment of Paal Kibsgaard as chairman
The board of directors for Borr Drilling Limited (stock ticker: BORR), an international drilling contractor based out of Bermuda,

Texas Shale Towns Grapple with Growth as Oil-Bust Fears Fade

Texas Shale Towns Grapple with Growth as Oil-Bust Fears Fade

From Reuters


In west Texas, the center of the U.S. oil boom, about 3,800 students at Permian High School are crammed into a campus designed for 2,500, with 20 portable buildings to help with the overflow.

School officials had expected …

Chevron Starts Burying CO2 off Australia at Huge Gorgon Storage Project

Chevron Starts Burying CO2 off Australia at Huge Gorgon Storage Project

From Reuters


Chevron Corp (CVX.N) said on Thursday it has launched one of the world’s largest carbon capture and storage projects, injecting CO2 into a deep reservoir under an island off Western Australia at its Gorgon LNG project.

The carbon …

Japan LNG Buyers Talk Tough as Spot Prices Drop to 3-Year Lows

Japan LNG Buyers Talk Tough as Spot Prices Drop to 3-Year Lows

From Reuters


An inexorable decline in spot market prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) is pushing utilities in Japan to be more aggressive in price reviews built into traditional long-term contracts linked to oil prices, lawyers and analysts said.

The …

Source: Ithaca Energy Limited

Exxon Mobil Profit Sinks, Chevron Rises as Both Boost Output

From Reuters


Weaker second-quarter refining and chemicals profits offset surging U.S. shale production at U.S. oil majors Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) and Chevron Corp (CVX.N), the two reported on Friday.

Exxon’s topped analysts’ reduced estimates for the quarter but net …

Texas County Sues Exxon Over Air Pollution from Petrochemical Fire – Official

Texas County Sues Exxon Over Air Pollution from Petrochemical Fire – Official

From Reuters


Harris County, Texas sued Exxon Mobil Corp on Thursday over pollution from a fire a day earlier at the company’s Baytown Olefins Plant, according to an attorney for the county.

The fire was being investigated by federal and …

Texas Shale Pioneers Struggle to Appease Investors

Texas Shale Pioneers Struggle to Appease Investors

From Reuters


Seven years ago, Diamondback Energy Inc went public with a modest parcel of drillable land in the Permian Basin of West Texas.

Like dozens of other Permian startups, the firm then pursued a classic wildcatter’s strategy – borrowing …

Source: Wintershall Dea

Wintershall Partners with ConocoPhillips in Argentina’s Vaca Muerta

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

German E&P Wintershall Dea teams up with ConocoPhillips to develop Argentina’s Neuquén Basin
Wintershall Dea, a German-based E&P with a global asset portfolio, has signed a sales and purchase agreement (SPA)

Permian Producers May Need to Spend More or Consider Mergers

Permian Producers May Need to Spend More or Consider Mergers

From The Houston Chronicle


As the sweet spots of the booming Permian Basin are drilled, oil companies will need to either spend more money or consider mergers and acquisitions to keep up their crude production volumes, according to the energy …

How Big is Saudi Aramco?

How Big is Saudi Aramco?

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360


The staggering size of Aramco: Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil company

In 1933, the government of Saudi Arabia signed a concession agreement with the Standard Oil Company of California, creating an entity …

Canadian Oil Companies See Output Cuts Easing as Rail Capacity Grows

Canadian Oil Companies See Output Cuts Easing as Rail Capacity Grows

From Reuters


Major Canadian oil companies, which publicly disagreed over the Alberta government’s forced curtailments this year, are in lockstep over how to end the production limits and reinvigorate the battered industry.

Senior executives from Suncor Energy, Canadian Natural Resources, …

Source: Alaska Gasline Development Corporation

Draft EIS Released for $43 Billion Alaska LNG Project

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Alaska Gasline Development Corporation receives FERC input for large proposed gas export project
Last Friday, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) published its draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for Alaska Gasline

Source: W&T Offshore

W&T Offshore Enters $200 Million PSA

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

W&T Offshore to purchase Gulf of Mexico interests from ExxonMobil for $200 million
W&T Offshore, Inc. (stock ticker: WTI), a Houston-based independent E&P, has entered into a sales and purchase agreement

Source: Converge Midstream

Converge Midstream Beats Exxon, Magellan

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Riverstone Credit-backed company adds 6.5 million barrels of crude storage capacity
Converge Midstream LLC, a crude oil storage and transportation company backed by Riverstone Credit Partners, has completed the acquisition of

Vaca Muerta Basin Gets Green Light from Oil Major

Vaca Muerta Basin Gets Green Light from Oil Major

ExxonMobil to proceed with long-term development, two-phase attack in South American shale play
Tuesday morning, ExxonMobil (stock ticker: XOM) announced its plans to proceed with the long-term development of its assets in the Vaca Muerta basin in Argentina’s Bajo del