Saudi Arabia set to raise over $11.2 billion from Aramco stock sale, priced at lower end of range

The Aramco logo is displayed on a smartphone screen. Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Saudi Arabia is set to raise more than $11.2 billion from its secondary public share offering in state-controlled oil giant Aramco, after the stock was priced at the lower end of its expected range. The company on Friday said … Read more

Donald Trump to speak at private CEOs meeting, weeks after conviction

Former US President and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump points as he arrives back at Trump Tower after being convicted in his criminal trial in New York City, on May 30, 2024.  Timothy A. Clary | AFP | Getty Images Former President Donald Trump will attend a private meeting with one of the most powerful … Read more

Wells Fargo CEO talks up reasons to love the stock — plus, why the market drop

Every weekday, the CNBC Investing Club with Jim Cramer releases the Homestretch — an actionable afternoon update, just in time for the last hour of trading on Wall Street. Market pressure : The major stock benchmarks were moving lower Wednesday, with the Dow getting the worst of it again. Adding pressure on equities, bond yields … Read more

ConocoPhillips to buy Marathon Oil in $17 billion all-stock deal that bolsters shale assets

ConocoPhillips headquarters in Houston, Texas, US, on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2023.  Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images ConocoPhillips agreed on Wednesday to buy Marathon Oil in an all-stock transaction worth $17 billion that would bolster the company’s shale assets as the broader oil and gas industry undergoes a major wave of consolidation. The deal will … Read more

Hess shareholders approve $53 billion Chevron deal amid dispute with Exxon over Guyana assets

Jaap Arriens | Nurphoto | Getty Images Hess shareholders on Tuesday approved the New York-headquartered oil company’s pending acquisition by Chevron for $53 billion, even as the timeline for when the deal may close has become increasingly murky with the companies locked in a dispute with Exxon Mobil. A majority of outstanding Hess shares voted … Read more

Texas Republican convention splits with corporate sponsors

Texas Governor Greg Abbott and former President Donald J. Trump attend a security briefing with state officials and law enforcement at the Weslaco Department of Public Safety DPS Headquarters before touring the US-Mexico border wall on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 in Weslaco, TX. Jabin Botsford | The Washington Post | Getty Images Abraham George is … Read more

Stocks on path to 40,000

People walk by the New York Stock Exchange in New York City on Dec. 29, 2023. Spencer Platt | Getty Images The Dow Jones Industrial Average reached a key milestone on Thursday, the latest in a more than 100-year ascent that’s involved an everchanging group of stocks. The closely followed average on Thursday broke above … Read more

Chubb is Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway secret stock pick

Warren Buffett speaks during the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholders Meeting in Omaha, Nebraska on May 4, 2024.  CNBC Warren Buffett finally revealed his secret stock pick in a new regulatory filing, and it’s insurer Chubb. His conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway has bought nearly 26 million shares of Zurich-based Chubb for a stake worth $6.7 billion. The … Read more

Trump oil CEOs dinner: House Democrat probe

Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) speaks during a House Committee on Oversight and Accountability hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on September 28, 2023. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images The House Oversight Committee’s top Democrat asked oil executives to reveal whether former President Donald Trump had proposed a “quid-pro-quo” arrangement to them at … Read more

Exxon says Chevron feud over Hess Guyana assets could drag into 2025

Darren Woods, chairman and chief executive officer of Exxon Mobil Corp, speaks during the 2024 CERAWeek by S&P Global conference in Houston, Texas, US, on Monday, March 18, 2024.  F. Carter Smith | Bloomberg | Getty Images Exxon CEO Darren Woods said Monday that the dispute with Chevron over Hess Corporation‘s oil assets in Guyana … Read more