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ExxonMobil Misses Estimates as Cuts Fail to Offset Output Declines
Friday, July 28, 2017 ExxonMobil wrecked the oil industry's perfect streak of upside profit surprises as the biggest US oil explorer disclosed second-quarter results that failed to live up to analyst forecasts.

Chevron Swings to Profit Even as Refining Returns Fall Short
Friday, July 28, 2017 Chevron swings to a 2Q profit as the second-largest US oil explorer lifted production from oil and gas wells by the most in more than 7 years. The shares rose.

Italy's Eni Confident Of Dividend Even With Lower Oil Prices
Friday, July 28, 2017 Eni says its dividend was safe even at lower oil prices thanks to a string of major discoveries underpinning output growth and cash generation for the years to come.

Commodity Weekly: Slowing OPEC Production Needed to Drain Stocks
Friday, July 28, 2017 Oil prices should remain range-bound until historically high global crude inventories show real signs of draining likely precipitated by slowing OPEC production.

TECH SHOWCASE: Worldwide Asset Tracker
Thursday, July 27, 2017 Telematics device designed to track frac tanks, construction equipment and other assets.


  


Europe's Oil Giants Recover From Three-Year Slump
Thursday, July 27, 2017 Shell, Total and Statoil report sharp increases in cash flow from operations in the second quarter as profits beat analyst expectations.

BLOG: Drilling Consultant Believes Reported Layoff Numbers Too Low
Thursday, July 27, 2017 The devastation in the form of industry job loss due to the downturn may be higher than reported, says a pair of industry professionals.

Oil Rises With Gasoline Futures To Highest Since May
Thursday, July 27, 2017 Oil prices rose to an eight-week high, as a rally in US gasoline futures spurred further gains this week.

ConocoPhillips Trims CAPEX After Posting Quarterly Loss
Thursday, July 27, 2017 ConocoPhillips cut its 2017 capital spending by 4%, the latest US oil and natural gas producer to do so in reaction to depressed crude prices.

Boko Haram Attack on Oil Team Said to Have Killed 48
Thursday, July 27, 2017 An attack on a Nigerian oil exploration team by Boko Haram militants leave at least 48 people dead.

Oilfield Rush to High-Tech Helps Smaller Companies Thrive
Thursday, July 27, 2017 A wave of next-generation upstarts is hitting America's oil patch, offering high-tech solutions aimed at an industry in flux following the worst crude-market crash in a generation.

Halliburton To Pay $29.2MM To Settle US Charges Tied To Angola
Thursday, July 27, 2017 Halliburton Co will pay $29.2 million to settle civil charges.

Nigeria Says Has Rescued Oil Firm Staff Kidnapped By Suspected Boko Haram
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 Nigeria's military has rescued all members of an oil survey team kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram militants.

Canada Top Court Throws Out Permits For Seismic Testing In North
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 Canada Top Court Throws Out Permits For Seismic Testing In North

Oil Jumps To Near 8-Week High After Big Draw In US Crude Stocks
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 Oil prices rose to near eight-week highs, with Brent crude futures above $50 a barrel.

Kemp: Limits Of Analysis On Commitments Of Traders
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 The precise interactions between different types of commodity traders and their impact on price formation remain largely unknown.

What Should Go On Your Electrical Engineer Resume?
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 Rigzone pegs an electrical engineering expert to share what job-seekers should include on their resume.

Oil Rallies 3% As US Shale Shows Signs Of Slowdown
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 Oil rose 3.3% to the highest close in more than a month.

Shale Boom May Finally Have Succumbed to Oil's Price Slump
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 Oil's bear market may finally be taking its toll on the shale boom.

While Oil Patch Bleeds, Gas Drillers Race to Unleash Wells
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 Oil prices have been lousy for so long that US producers are hoarding unfinished wells rather than pumping crude out of them.

China Backs Joint Energy Development With Philippines In Disputed Sea
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 China's foreign minister says he supports the idea of joint energy ventures with the Philippines in the disputed South China Sea.

Barclays Oil Exit Sees Huge Numbers of Exotic Options Traded
Monday, July 24, 2017 Barclays sells the last part of its oil book to an unidentified buyer, triggering a surge in trading of exotic options written in the era of higher crude prices.

Report: 2Q Sees Lowest Number of M&A Deals in Years
Monday, July 24, 2017 Mergers and acquisitions deals have waned over the quarters, a new report from Mergermarket shows.

EU Divided On How To Answer New US Sanctions Against Russia
Monday, July 24, 2017 Northern EU states in particular have sought to shield the supplies of Russian gas that they rely on.

Kemp: Hedge Funds Close Bearish Positions In Crude And Gasoline
Monday, July 24, 2017 Hedge fund managers have continued to cover short positions in crude oil and gasoline.

OPEC Moves To Cap Nigerian Oil Output, Boost Compliance
Monday, July 24, 2017 OPEC moved to cap Nigerian oil output and called on several members to boost compliance with production cuts.

Oil Rises 1% After Saudi Vows To Cap Crude Exports Next Month
Monday, July 24, 2017 Oil rose more than 1%, after leading OPEC producer Saudi Arabia pledged to cut exports.

US Owns 700 Million Barrels of Oil. Trump Wants to Sell It
Friday, July 21, 2017 President Donald Trump wants to sell part of the reserve.

UAE Energy Minister Hopes Global Oil Markets Begin To Tighten In 2H
Friday, July 21, 2017 UAE Energy Minister Suhail bin Mohammed al-Mazroui says he hopes that global supplies will start tightening in the second half of the year.

Oil Dives About 2.5%; OPEC Crude Output Rise Forecast
Friday, July 21, 2017 Oil prices slid on Friday, settling about 2.5% lower after a consultancy forecast a rise in OPEC production.

OPEC, Russia to Stand Pat on Oil Deal Even as Glut Persists
Friday, July 21, 2017 OPEC and Russia's plan to clear the global oil glut hasn't worked as they hoped, but there's little expectation the world's largest producers will act more aggressively when they meet this weekend.

Greenpeace Activists Protest Near Oil Rig In Norway's Arctic Sea Area
Friday, July 21, 2017 Environmental activists protest near an offshore rig contracted by Statoil in the remote Norwegian Arctic.

Three Years Into Cheap Oil, Gulf Is Still Depending on a Rebound
Thursday, July 20, 2017 Energy-rich Gulf Arab nations have scrambled to adjust to the slump in oil prices since 2014.

I Was Goldman Sachs' Chief Geologist. Banks Want My Skills
Thursday, July 20, 2017 Investment banks are desperately seeking technical specialists to enable them to take advantage of the surge in oil and gas deals.

Oil Settles Down After Early Rally Lifts Brent Past $50
Thursday, July 20, 2017 Oil settles lower in choppy trading, as nagging worries about abundant global crude supplies sank prices after an early rally boosted Brent above $50 per barrel for the first time since June 7.

Exxon Fined for Russia Sanctions Violations Under Tillerson
Thursday, July 20, 2017 The Treasury Department fined ExxonMobil $2 million for "egregious" violations of sanctions against Russia when now-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was chief executive.

BLOG: Rigzone Survey Examines Departed Oil, Gas Workers
Thursday, July 20, 2017 We wanted to know how the industry downturn affected oil and gas professionals' career paths. So we conducted a survey to find out.

EIA: US Crude, Gasoline Stocks Drop Sharply
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 US crude stocks dropped more than expected last week, while gasoline and distillate inventories also fell sharply, data from the EIA shows.

Oil Jumps To 6-Week High On Surprisingly Big US Inventory Draws
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Oil prices jumped almost 2% to a six-week high on Wednesday.

Top Oil Buyer's Demand in Peril as OPEC Wrestles Over Output
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Oil bulls grappling with OPEC's weakened resolve to curb output are also having to worry about waning demand.

Preparing a Mechanical Engineering Resume
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Your resume serves one primary goal. Here's how to make it stand out.

ExxonMobil Says Will Drop Discussions Over Indonesia's East Natuna
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Difficulties with the field, first discovered in the 1970s, have included contract disputes and remoteness.

Oil Rises on Strong Demand, Falling Saudi Exports
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Oil prices rose slightly on Tuesday as Saudi exports fell and solid demand soaked up some of what is seen as an oversupplied market.

Next Mexico Deepwater Oil Tender May Draw from Three Gulf Basins
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 The auction will likely take place in January, although no fixed date has yet been set.

Top Oil Market Summons Poseidon to US-Mideast Crude Fight
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Poseidon is the latest grade similar in quality to Middle East supply to lure a buyer in the world's biggest oil consuming region.

Kemp: US Uncompleted Well Backlog Hangs Over Oil Market
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 The problem is concentrated in the Permian Basin of Texas and New Mexico.

A Newcomer's Guide to Oil and Gas: A Groundbreaking Number
Monday, July 17, 2017 You've submitted more questions. We've got more answers.

Oil Prices Ease on Signs of Steady Output from Some Producers
Monday, July 17, 2017 Oil prices were about 1 percent lower on Monday.

Oil Giants Make a Play For Millennial Hires
Monday, July 17, 2017 New ads by the lobbying arm of America's oil giants are all about millennials.

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