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Nishara Karuvalli Pathikkal

ADM sees increased cardboard demand, weak ethanol use during pandemic

30 Apr 2020

CHICAGO/BANGALORE The coronavirus pandemic is fueling demand for cardboard boxes - a boon for global food company Archer Daniels Midland Co's industrial starches business - as consumers rush to order goods online amid widespread shutdowns, company executives said onThursday.

Halliburton books $1.1 billion charge, slashes spending by 50%

20 Apr 2020

U.S. oilfield services giant Halliburton on Monday reported a $1 billion first-quarter loss on charges and outlined the largest budget cut yet among top energy companies as U.S. crude futures plunged to two-decade lows.

Whiting Petroleum plunges to record low on weak production forecast

27 Feb 2020

U.S. oil producer Whiting Petroleum Corp forecast a wider-than-expected fall in quarterly production on Thursday as its drilling operations were hit by severe bad weather, sending its shares tumbling 42% to a record low.

Surging gold prices propel earnings at miners Newmont, Kirkland

20 Feb 2020

Surging gold prices propelled miners Newmont Corp and Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd to beat estimates for quarterly profit on Thursday as industry consolidation began to bear fruit for long-suffering shareholders.

Corteva signals hit from delayed planting in Brazil, slowing China

31 Oct 2019

Corteva Inc said on Thursday demand for grains and oilseeds could be hit by a delayed soybean planting in Brazil and cooling growth in China and emerging economies, sending its shares down 8%.

DuPont profit edges past estimates on higher product prices, lower costs

31 Oct 2019

Industrial materials maker DuPont's quarterly profit edged past analysts' estimates on Thursday and sales in China improved for the second quarter in a row, sending shares up 3.5%.

Shepard Smith exits Fox News after 23 years

11 Oct 2019

Shepard Smith, chief news anchor and breaking new managing editor at Fox, will leave the network, Fox News Media said on Friday.

Shepard Smith exits Fox News after 23 years

11 Oct 2019

Oct 11 Shepard Smith, chief news anchor and breaking new managing editor at fox, will leave the network, Fox News Media said on Friday.

UPDATE 2-Schlumberger CEO outlines digital strategy, plans Q3 writedown

04 Sep 2019

Sept 3 Schlumberger NV's newly-appointed Chief Executive Officer Olivier Le Peuch on Wednesday outlined his vision for the world's largest oilfield services company, vowing to exit unprofitable businesses, restructure some units and focus on returns.

Devon Energy profit beats, raises oil output forecast

06 Aug 2019

Devon Energy Corp raised its full-year oil output forecast and beat estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the U.S. oil and gas producer drilled more in Delaware basin and sold it at higher prices while keeping a tight lid on expenses.

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