Chevron, Comcast, and 10 More Companies That Raised Their Stock Dividends

Chevron, Comcast, and 10 More Companies That Raised Their Stock Dividends

Text size Kimberly-Clark raised its dividend this week. Pavel Sytsko/Dreamstime.com Chevron , Kimberly Clark , Archer-Daniels Midland , and Comcast were among the large U.S. companies that announced dividend increases this week. It was a busy week for these announcements, with the fourth-quarter earnings season in full swing. Chevron (ticker: CVX) declared a quarterly dividend … Read more

Chevron Rides High Oil Prices to Record $35.5 Billion Annual Profit – The Wall Street Journal

Chevron Rides High Oil Prices to Record .5 Billion Annual Profit – The Wall Street Journal

Chevron Rides High Oil Prices to Record $35.5 Billion Annual Profit  The Wall Street Journal Swimming in cash, Chevron plans a $75 billion slap in the face to drivers  CNN What Chevron’s $75 billion stock buyback plan suggests  CNBC Television Oil Majors Boost Buybacks as Russia, China Wildcards Weigh on Spending Plans  Bloomberg Chevron Falls After Posting Disappointing Quarterly … Read more

Freeport LNG Files For Restart, Awaits Regulatory Response

Freeport LNG Files For Restart, Awaits Regulatory Response

Freeport LNG on Monday confirmed for Oilprice.com that repairs had been completed at its liquefied natural gas export facility, which has been offline since June, and that a request to restart by introducing LNG to the piping system had been filed with regulators. In the regulatory filing, Freeport LNG asked regulators for a response to … Read more

EU threatens COP27 walkout over weak deal – POLITICO

EU threatens COP27 walkout over weak deal – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt — European Union ministers threatened to walk out of global climate talks here Saturday, with officials blaming China and Saudi Arabia for weakening the deal.  “All ministers, as they have told me — like myself — are prepared to walk away if we … Read more

Northern Territory government moves to legalise the sale of fracking exploration gas from next year

Northern Territory government moves to legalise the sale of fracking exploration gas from next year

Environmentalists are questioning why fracked gas could soon be sold before full production approvals are granted in the Northern Territory, months after a similar proposal from a gas company was dropped because it was unlawful. Key points: Companies will soon be allowed to use or sell gas fracked during the exploration or appraisal phase The … Read more

EU accused of climate accounting tricks – POLITICO

EU accused of climate accounting tricks – POLITICO

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt — There’s some hocus-pocus going on with the emissions reduction numbers the European Union is proudly touting at the COP27 climate summit, climate campaigners allege. The EU says it’s one of the few parties to the Paris Agreement to actually follow the rules and beef up its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) — … Read more

A bankers’ bromance – POLITICO

A bankers’ bromance – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. LONDON — After years — some might say centuries — of bitter feuding, love may finally be blossoming across the English Channel. It’s still early days in the courting process, but senior officials in both Britain and France are daring to hope that a new … Read more

Toxic chemicals detected in groundwater next to former Queensland gas project | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Toxic chemicals detected in groundwater next to former Queensland gas project | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Toxic chemicals detected in groundwater next to former Queensland gas project | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) Qld landholders kept in dark over ‘dangerous’ cyanide contamination  Courier Mail Queensland opposition questions why landowners were not informed of contamination outside Linc Energy site  ABC News Toxic chemicals found in groundwater next to former gas project  ABC News View Full coverage … Read more