Category Archives: British Petroleum Stock Price

BP p.l.c. (LSE: BP, NYSE: BP) is a global oil and gas company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is the third largest energy company and the fourth largest company in the world measured by revenues and is one of the six oil and gas “supermajors”.

It has operations in over 80 countries, produces around 3.8 million barrels of oil equivalent per day and has 22,400 service stations worldwide. Its largest division is BP America, which is the biggest producer of oil and gas in the United States and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. The name “BP” derives from the initials of one of the company’s former legal names, British Petroleum.

BP has been involved in a number of environmental, safety and political controversies during its history, including the 1965 Sea Gem incident and the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Its primary listing is on the London Stock Exchange and it is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index. It has a secondary listing on the New York Stock Exchange.

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog British Petroleum Stock Price Rebound

British Petroleum Stock Price Rebound Is the Worst Over For BP? By Manikandan Raman BP Plc (BP), which is tormented by the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, has witnessed a positive development last week when Presidential Commission did not find … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Public Pension Funds

Public Pension Funds NY comptroller shares lead status in BP lawsuit ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says the state’s retirement fund will be a lead plaintiff in the class-action federal suit by investors against BP over the … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Asset Sale Boosts BP Stock

Asset Sale Boosts BP Stock BP shares rally after announcing asset sale BP shares on Tuesday jumped to their highest level in seven months after the company announced it was selling another $775 million in assets to help pay for … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog British Petroleum Stock Price

British Petroleum Stock Price Spill Bill Outweighs Rising Oil Prices At BP by Parmy Olson Oil giant returns to profit but takes another $7.7 billion hit related to Gulf of Mexico disaster. LONDON — Oil and gas prices may be … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog British Petroleum Stock Price

British Petroleum Stock Price BP Employee Savings Lawsuits Sent to Texas Court Handling Oil Spill Claims By Margaret Cronin Fisk Lawsuits by workers claiming BP Plc’s North American unit mismanaged their retirement savings plan will be sent to the Texas … Continue reading

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