percent after brokers issued upbeat notes on the company
following a record $4.1 billion Brazil rig order.
in talks with potential partners for the better part of the year
and the Canadian exploration company hopes to have a deal in
place before the end of the year, a company executive said on
for its accuracy.
early Asian trade on Friday, extending gains on stronger demand
growth prospects as investors expect China’s economic growth to
top forecasts and as good demand for Italy’s bond eased
NOTE: Reuters has not verified these stories and does not
vouch for their accuracy.
moved to raise the price cap for wholesale power by 50 percent
this summer as a first step to prevent the close call seen last
year when a record heat wave strained electric supplies and
executive earned 20 percent more in 2011 than the year before,
and the company said it saw no reason to change its pay
practices, as had been urged by some investors.