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Inside Xi Jinping's purge of China's oil mandarins
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In March last year Jiang ascended even higher, when he was named to run the agency that oversees all of China's biggest state-owned companies. Their relationship was on display ahead of the party's 18th congress in November 2012, when both attended …

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Fracking Produced by Steam Injection Caused Major Alberta Bitumen Leak
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The panel, appointed by Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. to review its initial findings on the cause of the leak at its Primrose facility, also documented that industry frack jobs, contrary to industry claims, can break caprock, shoot out of zone, link …

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Weatherford bouncing back amid job cuts
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Weatherford has refused to say how many of the job cuts have been in the Houston area. The company performed well in the U.S., Europe and Africa, but Weatherford Executive Vice President and CFO Krishna Shivram said the company's finances were …

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A Possible "Dirty Value" Play in the Burgeoning Oilfield Services Industry
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After years of pilling on debt, Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK ) is slimming down as a new CEO takes the helm. Part of its divestment program was the IPO of its oilfield services company, Seventy Seven Energy Inc (NYSE: SSE ) , which didn't …

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Forum Energy Technologies Upgraded by Tudor Pickering to Buy (FET)
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The stock has a 50-day moving average of $35.32 and a 200-day moving average of $30.60. The company has a market cap of $3.388 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.04. Forum Energy Technologies, Inc is an oilfield products company, serving the …

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Isramco Inc. (ISRL) is Top Materials Small-Cap Star for July 24 Morning Session
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… $3.84 respectively. Profire Energy Inc is engaged in the business of developing combustion management technologies for the oil and gas industry. It manufactures, installs and services oilfield combustion management technologies and related products.

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Exit Germany: 3 Other Eurozone Choices
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Eni SpA (E – Analyst Report) is engaged in oil and gas, electricity generation, petrochemicals, oilfield services and engineering industries along with its consolidated subsidiaries. The company is based in Rome, Italy. The company's major business …

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Halliburton Company PT Raised to $78.50 (HAL)
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Halliburton Company logo Investment analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. hoisted their target price on shares of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) from $78.00 to $78.50 in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has an “overweight” rating on …

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Why NOV's new CEO restructured the energy giant
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Our distribution service business fundamentally operated through a different business model than the rest of NOV. We previously described it kind of as a hardware store to the oilfield. So mostly that business unit bought products from other …

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An activist's plans for Rowan Cos.
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Earlier this year, oilfield services giant Nabors Industries Ltd. agreed to make changes to its corporate governance practices, including separating the chairman and CEO roles, thanking shareholders Blue Harbour and California State Teachers …

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UPDATE 2-Lack of infrastructure curbs Noble Energy's US output
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July 24 (Reuters) – Noble Energy Inc warned that a lack of infrastructure in its main oilfield in the United States would hurt production, indicative of how the growth of processing and pipeline facilities in U.S. shale fields is lagging rising output …

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Why Gulf of Mexico rig counts affect US rig counts
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According to the latest Baker Hughes report, the U.S. onshore rig count decreased by five rigs. It dropped from 1,801 to 1,796, during the week ending July 18. The number of offshore rigs increased by one, totalling 57, compared to the previous week.

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Study on link between 'quakes and oilfield
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The question of whether oilfield “fracking” and wastewater injection wells are causing or contributing to the spate of earthquakes making Oklahoma shake, rattle and roll will be addressed in an interim legislative study this fall, state Rep. Cory …

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Russia's Gazprom Neft starts production at Iraq Badra …
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Russia's Gazprom Neft starts production at Iraq Badra oilfield – ministry. in Oil & Companies News 24/07/2014. Gazprom_Neft.jpg. Russia's Gazprom Neft, the oil arm of state-run Gazprom, has started initial commercial oil production from its …

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Seventy Seven Energy's oilfield trucking and rental businesses
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Seventy Seven Energy's (SSE) oilfield rentals segment provides rental tools and services for drilling, completion, and other activities for land-based oil and natural gas producers. It offers its services in some of the most prolific oil and gas …

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Halliburton Company PT Raised to $79.00 at Robert W. Baird (HAL)
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Halliburton Company logo Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) had its price target upped by Robert W. Baird from $70.00 to $79.00 in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. In other Halliburton …

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Global Sodium Lauryl Sulfate Market (SLS Liquid and SLS Dry), Sodium Lauryl …
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Linear alkylbenzene sulfonate emerged as the biggest product segment of the global SLS, SLES & LAS market in 2013, accounting for a market share of 76.6%. Linear alkylbenzene sulfonate is a cheaper option and possesses good emulsifying, cleansing …

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Oceaneering International (OII) Updates Q3 Earnings Guidance
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Oceaneering International logo Oceaneering International (NYSE:OII) issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.10-1.15 for the period, compared to the …

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Titan Logix Corp. Reports Financial Results for Fiscal 2014 Third Quarter
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Titan recorded the capitalization of product development costs of $587,896 in the nine months ended May 31, 2014 as compared to $717,079 in fiscal 2013's comparable period. This decrease is a … The Company's focus includes Guided Wave Radar (GWR …

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Coast Guard: Body found near burned Gulf oil rig
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NEW ORLEANS – Divers hired by the owner of an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico that caught fire recovered a body near the site Saturday evening, according to the U.S. Coast Guard and the rig's owner. Coast Guard spokesman Carlos Vega said late …

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Weatherford International Beats Q2 Earnings, Misses Revenues – Analyst Blog
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Leading oilfield services company, Weatherford International Ltd.'s (WFT) second-quarter 2014 adjusted earnings of 24 cents per share came ahead of the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 21 cents. The results also increased from the year-earlier adjusted …

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How the Hammer Falls as China Nails Corruption
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Losing their jobs in June were Jiangxi Province party official Zhao Zhiyong; China People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) Vice Chairman Su Rong; Shanxi Province Deputy Governor Du Shanxue; Shanxi Province CPPCC Vice Chairman Ling …

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Five minutes with investment banker Shareef M. Batata
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A: In the past 12 months, we have seen a significant increase in M&A deals involving oilfield services companies and the prices being paid. Since the first of the year, we have already closed four oilfield services transactions with a total value of …

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Legislative Study to Focus on Possible Link Between 'Quakes and Oilfield Activity
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The question of whether oilfield “fracking” and wastewater injection wells are causing or contributing to the spate of earthquakes making Oklahoma shake, rattle and roll will be addressed in an interim legislative study this fall, state Rep. Cory …

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Turn-Mill Designed for Deep-Hole Drilling
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… access to the working area without any steps or barriers. The smallest model features a 16" × 80" work envelope and the largest is equipped with a 60" × 315" work envelope, making the machines well-suited for industries ranging from aerospace to …

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Core Laboratories NV: CLB Q2 2014: Core Lab Reports GAAP EPS Of $1.42; Q2 …
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2014 net income was $60,468,000, ex-items. Year-over-year … Core is studying the effects of using low-salinity water in floods to increase estimated ultimate recovery rates in an oilfield that has employed other enhanced oil recovery techniques in …

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Communism And Corporate Democracy Fracking The US and Canada
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May 27, 2014 – A Bloomberg News analysis of 61 shale drilling companies found that the economic picture of shale oil and gas is unstable. Shale debt has almost doubled over the last four years while revenue has gained just 5.6 percent. For the 61 …

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Experts: Amarillo offers opportunities for veterans
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He listed advanced oil field jobs, wind energy positions and diesel mechanic work as examples. Veterans returning to Amarillo from doing their average three or four years are finding jobs almost immediately, he added. Barbara Moore, a public affairs …

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Clairvest Triples Investment in Light Tower Rentals
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LTR is an oilfield-focused, specialty rental and service company renting surface-based support equipment to oil and gas companies in major basins throughout the United States, with a concentration on power generation. Clairvest made its first …

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Halliburton Company Price Target Raised to $84.00 at Argus (HAL)
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Halliburton Company logo Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) had its target price boosted by Argus from $79.00 to $84.00 in a report issued on Tuesday morning. They currently have a buy rating on the stock. HAL has been the subject of a number of other …

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Halliburton On A Rampage (HAL)
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Halliburton's revenue for the second quarter in North America was up 11% with the operating income rising by 31% as compared to the year's first quarter, which reflects the company outdoing the American land rig count increase of 4%. The service …

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Why oil rig counts continue to climb—the Eagle Ford addition
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Last week, the Baker Hughes oil rig count increased to 1,545 from 1,542, driven by an increase of four rigs in the Eagle Ford Basin. Since the beginning of 2014, oil rig counts have increased by ~12% (+167). Much of the increase in rig counts has been …

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Baker Hughes' (BHI) CEO Martin Craighead on Q2 2014 Results – Earnings Call …
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During the second quarter, we posted 3% topline growth, despite a flat rig count. Operationally I am very pleased with the strong service quality we are delivering across the region, particularly in the offshore markets. Our share in Mexico's marine …

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Oil & Gas UK Activity Survey 2014
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It is based on the latest data supplied by all exploration and production companies operating in the UK and provides a uniquely well informed insight into the opportunities and potential of this vital sector of the economy. The key results are …

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Wyo. man found after mysterious oilfield disappearance
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Wyo. man found after mysterious oilfield disappearance. By Mark Wilcox July 23, 2014. MANNING, N.D. – After about 75 hours of being missing, a Wyoming truck driver was found severely dehydrated Tuesday off a rural gravel road known for giving truckers …

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OSHA and the Oil Field | Kelly Law Firm – Randal Kelly
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Doesn't OSHA Protect Oil Field Workers? Working in the oil and … Previous postGetting Medical Care for Traumatic Oilfield Injuries … If you did like to stay updated with all our latest news please enter your e-mail address here.

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BE Aerospace Inc.: B/E Aerospace Record Second Quarter 2014 Financial …
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23, 2014– B/E Aerospace, Inc. (NASDAQ: BEAV), the world's leading manufacturer of aircraft cabin interior products and the world's leading provider of aerospace fasteners, consumables and logistics services, today announced its second quarter 2014 …

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