Now there is a source I trust, a Merril Lynch retail broker, I'll bet he is connected right to the top of Exxon.
There was however an article in the WSJ about Exxon needing to make a big takeover to keep
their reserves growing. The journal article mentioned Anadarko as a type of candidate but that it was pretty
Agree with your assessment of Merrill Lynch(I'd never rely on their advice). Read a similar takeover article that mentioned Exxon with Penn West among others a candidate but I know nothing about the persons credentials who wrote it. Besides it was written over 1 year ago.
I noticed in an SEC filing recently that the PWE CEO bought 80k approx shares in late 2012.