- Financial Times•15 minutes ago
When the oil price is rising, energy company executives are happy to take the credit for all the clever investment decisions they have made. When it falls, they turn their palms up and blame the commodity ...
- Reuters•17 minutes ago
Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa.L) missed quarterly profit expectations by more than $1 billion on Thursday after reporting a 72 percent plunge in earnings due to weak oil prices and high costs following its $54 billion takeover of BG Group. Shell's second-quarter current cost of supplies - its definition of net income - was $1 billion, much lower than the $2.1 billion expected by analysts. "Lower oil prices continue to be a significant challenge across the business, particularly in the upstream (sector)," said Chief Executive Ben van Beurden, who said last month he wanted Shell to be the best oil company for investor returns.
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