Braskem America Inc., Philadelphia, a subsidiary of Braskem SA, Sao Paulo, is investing $675 million to build what will become North America’s largest polypropylene (PP) production line at the company’s existing manufacturing site in La Porte, Tex., about 26 miles outside of Houston.
One stock that you may want to consider dropping is Penn Virginia Corporation (PVAC), which has witnessed a significant price decline in the past four weeks.
Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDS.A) recently inked a purchase and sale agreement with world's premier liquefied natural gas company Qatargas.
NGL Energy (NGL) has witnessed a significant price decline in the past four weeks, and is seeing negative earnings estimate revisions as well.
Statoil ASA (STO) intends to more than triple its oil and gas production in Brazil by 2030.
One stock that you may want to consider dropping is Unit Corporation (UNT), which has witnessed a significant price decline in the past four weeks
TechnipFMC plc recently won an engineering, procurement, construction, installation, commissioning and start-up contract for Coral FLNG project offshore Mozambique.
McDermott International Inc. (MDR) was recently awarded an engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning contract by energy giant BP p.l.c.'s (BP) associate company BP Trinidad & Tobago.
Independent refiner Tesoro Corporation (TSO) reported fourth-quarter 2016 adjusted loss from continuing operations of 2 cents per share, which surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of loss of 18 cents.
Pipeline operator Magellan Midstream Partners LP (MMP) delivered earnings per unit (EPU) - excluding mark-to-market commodity-related pricing adjustments - of $1.04.
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Enterprise Products Partners L.P.'s (EPD) fourth-quarter 2016 adjusted earnings per limited partner unit of 31 cents came in below the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 32 cents.
San Antonio-based publicly traded partnership, NuStar Energy L.P. (NS) reported fourth-quarter loss per limited partner unit of 31 cents.
Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) recently inked a deal to sell a large chunk of its North Sea assets to smaller rival Chrysaor Holdings Ltd. for $3.8 billion.
Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) posted adjusted fourth-quarter 2016 income of 81 cents per share that surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 74 cents by 9.4%.
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