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Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

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Occidental Petroleum Corporation
5 Greenway Plaza
Houston, TX 77046-0506
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Phone: 713-215-7000
Fax: 713-215-7095

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Basic Materials
Industry:Independent Oil & Gas
Full Time Employees:12,900

Business Summary 

Occidental Petroleum Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and gas properties in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Oil and Gas; Chemical; and Midstream, Marketing and Other. The Oil and Gas segment explores for, develops, and produces oil and condensate, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and natural gas. Its domestic oil and gas operations are located in California, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, and Texas; and international oil and gas operations are located in Bahrain, Bolivia, Colombia, Iraq, Libya, Oman, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen. As of December 31, 2013, this segment had proved reserves of approximately 3,483 million barrels of oil equivalent. The Chemical segment manufactures and markets basic chemicals, including chlorine, caustic soda, chlorinated organics, potassium chemicals, chlorinated isocyanurates, sodium silicates, calcium chloride, and ethylene dichloride products; vinyls comprising vinyl chloride monomer and polyvinyl chloride; and other chemicals, such as resorcinol. The Midstream, Marketing and Other segment gathers, processes, transports, stores, purchases, and markets oil, condensate, NGLs, natural gas, carbon dioxide, and power. This segment also trades around its assets consisting of transportation and storage capacity, as well as oil, NGLs, gas, and other commodities. The company was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Corporate Governance 
Occidental Petroleum Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Aug 1, 2014 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 6.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Stephen I. Chazen , 67
Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
Mr. W. C. W. Chiang , 53
Exec. VP of Operations
Ms. Cynthia L. Walker , 37
Exec. VP of Strategy & Devel.
Mr. Donald P. de Brier , 73
Corp. Exec. VP
Mr. Edward Arthur Lowe , 63
VP and Pres of Oxy Oil & Gas - International Production
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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