OIL FALLS TO FRESH ONE-MONTH LOW ON JUMP IN INVENTORIES
Crude oil prices fell for the fifth day in a row as market sentiment remained pessimistic following data showing U.S. crude inventories made their largest gains in more than 30 years last week.
OPEC OPTIMISTIC ON OIL OUTPUT DEAL BY END OF NOVEMBER
After several days of falling oil prices, OPEC expressed confidence it would finalize an agreement to curb output this month.
COLONIAL HOPES TO REOPEN PIPELINE SOON AS FIRES STILL BURN
Colonial Pipeline is repairing its damaged fuel pipeline and said the line could be restarted as soon as Saturday, but a small fire from the explosion continues to burn for the fourth day.
CHESAPEAKE ENERGY RESULTS NOT AS BAD AS FEARED
Chesapeake Energy Corp. said its third-quarter loss narrowed thanks to lower costs that helped offset a drop in revenue on reduced production and low commodities prices.
CREDITORS SEEK TO CLAMP DOWN ON SUNEDISON LAWSUITS
Creditors of SunEdison are elbowing their way to the front of the crowd of those suing the failed solar power developer's current and former leaders.
ENBRIDGE POSTS SMALLER LOSS
Enbridge reported a smaller third-quarter loss on stronger contributions from its liquids pipelines operations as expansion projects came into service and deliveries recovered from wildfires in Alberta.
ENCANA SWINGS TO PROFIT
Encana posted a third-quarter profit as cost-cutting efforts helped the oil and gas producer offset lower production.
MARATHON OIL'S QUARTERLY RESULTS BEAT PROJECTIONS
Marathon Oil's loss narrowed sharply in the latest quarter, helped by higher-than-projected production and lower costs.
SHORELINE ENERGY ENTERS CHAPTER 11PROTECTION WITH SALE PLANS
Texas oil and gas explorer Shoreline Energy LLC sought chapter 11 protection after hammering out a sale strategy with top creditors.
S&P 500 EXTENDS LOSING STREAK
The S&P 500 fell for an eighth straight session, its longest stretch of declines since October 2008.
PRODUCTIVITY JUMPED IN THIRD QUARTER
U.S. worker productivity advanced at the best rate in two years during the third quarter, but the broader trend remains consistent with a decade-long decline.
U.S. JOBLESS CLAIMS RISE TO 265,000 IN LATEST WEEK
The number of Americans seeking first-time jobless benefits climbed to the highest level since early August, though overall figures remain consistent with a steadily expanding labor market.
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CAN FRACKING BANS SUCCEED IN OIL AND GAS COUNTRY? ALL EYES ARE ON MONTEREY
Campaigns against hydraulic fracturing rarely win in places where crude and natural gas are produced, prompting a pitched national battle over a Nov. 8 California ballot measure.
NO OIL PRICE REBOUND ON HORIZON
With oil prices trading near multiweek lows, analysts believe next year won't be much better. A survey of 14 investment banks by The Wall Street Journal predicts prices will stay below $60 a barrel.
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November 03, 2016 18:14 ET (22:14 GMT)
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