Items Tagged with 'profit'


BP Slammed on Oil Price Plunge But Still Beats Consensus

BP plc on Tuesday posted a 19% decline in third quarter profits from a year ago, in part impacted by the global oversupply in crude oil, and in part on a huge drop in profits from its near-20% stake in Russia's OAO Rosneft, but the producer still beat Wall Street consensus by a wide margin. Read More

BP Profits Climb, But Russia Poses Risks

BP plc on Tuesday reported a 65% increase year/year in profits in 2Q2014 on clear signs of recovery in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM). However, Group CEO Bob Dudley warned that Russian investments are growing more risky on escalating economic sanctions. Read More