Tagged: murphy oil corp.

Arkansas Business: Best Quotes of 2012

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2012 12:00 am

From John L. Smith’s pep talk to reporters to U.S. District Judge Bill Wilson’s withering remarks to out-of-line prosecutors, they said it all in 2012.

Murphy Oil Speeds $250M Share Repurchase Program

by Luke Jones 12/11/2012 10:00 am

Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado recently announced it was entering into a share repurchase transaction with J.P. Morgan Securities LLC to repurchase an aggregate of $250 million of Murphy stock.

Murphy Oil Bond Sale Will Fund Special Dividend

by Lance Turner 11/28/2012 11:22 am

A $1.5 billion bond sale by Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado will help fund a $2.50 per share dividend the oil company plans to issue next week.

Murphy Oil Futures: How Spinning Off Retail Could Bring Joy to Shareholders

by Mark Friedman 11/26/2012 12:00 am

Murphy Oil is spinning off its subsidiary, Murphy Oil USA Inc. — which includes 1,154 gasoline stations, two ethanol plants and seven product distribution terminals — into its own publicly traded company.

Murphy Oil to Take Over Shell Canada Energy Assets at Seal Lake in Canada

by Luke Jones 11/13/2012 4:31 pm

Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado subsidiary Murphy Oil Co. Ltd. agrees to take over as opeator Shell Canada Energy's assets in the Seal Lake area of Alberta, Canada.

Murphy Oil: Gas Station Spinoff Still On Track for 2013

by Lance Turner 11/5/2012 10:17 am

Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado tells analysts that the oil company is still on track to spin off its Murphy Oil USA gas station unit in 2013.

Murphy Oil 3Q Profit Falls on Lower Natural Gas Prices, Retail Margins

by Luke Jones 10/31/2012 4:06 pm

Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado reports third-quarter earnings from continuing operations of $228.9 million or $1.17 per diluted share, down 34 percent from the same quarter last year.

What Analysts Say Will Be In Latest Quarterly Report From Murphy Oil

by Tre Baker 10/31/2012 9:22 am

Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado is expected to release its third-quarter earnings report today. It will mark the first time since the company announced it would be spinning off its retail operations into a new publicly traded company. What's the feeling on Wall Street about the direction Murphy Oil is headed? Here's three takes.

Entergy, Others Postpone Earnings As Sandy Comes Ashore

by Lance Turner 10/29/2012 10:15 am

Entergy Corp. of New Orleans is among several publicly traded companies postponing earnings releases this week as Hurricane Sandy comes ashore in the northeast.

Improved Market Results in Larger List of State's Top Stockholders

by Gwen Moritz 10/29/2012 12:00 am

The list of Arkansans with publicly disclosed stock holdings valued at more than $1 million grows from 93 names last year to 102 this year. Big winners on this year's list include the Stephens and Dillard families.

How Investors Weigh the Murphy Oil Split

by Lance Turner 10/26/2012 10:29 am

The pros and cons of Murphy Oil Corp.'s decision to spin off its retail gas station operation, and what investors will weigh when considering purchasing shares of the new company, due in 2013.

To the Tune of Tupac, Third Point Fund Pressures Murphy Oil to Spin Off Retail

by Luke Jones 10/4/2012 11:26 am

Murphy Oil Corp. Chairman Claiborne Deming responds to hedge fund Third Point LLC of New York, which is pressuring the publicly traded El Dorado oil and gas company to spin off its retail operation.

THVideo: Three Things to Watch About Murphy Oil Corp.

by Lance Turner 7/10/2012 8:12 am

Three things to look for over the next few months regarding Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado, whose CEO resigned last month.

Report: Final Murphy Oil Refinery, Still Unsold, Faces Closure

by Luke Jones 6/12/2012 9:55 am

In its effort to divest its refinery business, Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado is having trouble selling its last refinery, located in Milford Haven, Wales.