Betcha the reason the deal falls apart is the russkies want more bribe money than SLB is willing to pay.
MRO has been outperforming on rising volume, huge increase on Friday right at the close. news coming?
Time for Icahn et al to show up
OII is up 2% today with the DJIA down 300. so far volume isn't too high.
It's been acting fairly well recently, compared with a horrible energy market.
There doesn't seem to be any news. I something happening?
what we need is a bidding war. UTX ought to go for it.