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Oil giant Shell has a nasty surprise for the markets
Jan 17, 2014
The company is reporting weak profits. Shell says it was hit by higher exploration costs and lower oil and gas volumes.
3 oil companies raided by European officials
May 15, 2013
The European Commission is investigating a potential price manipulation scheme among oil companies.
France might be next country to get the downgrade treatment
Aug 8, 2011
France may be next on the downgrade hit list; analysts say French debt levels are as unsustainable as America's
Protests, concerns at first BP shareholders meeting since gulf spill
Apr 14, 2011
Street demonstrations outside BP's annual shareholder meeting in London are protesting about the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. But inside the meeting, investors are focusing on Russia -- and BP's future there.