| Oct 29, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Occidental Petroleum, one of the largest crude oil producers in the country, said third quarter earnings jumped more than 14% as domestic oil production increased and gas prices rose.
The earnings report comes nearly two weeks after the Los Angeles...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Oil giant Occidental Petroleum Corp. said Friday it plans to sell off its minority stake in the Middle East and North Africa region along with other assets in an effort to boost shareholder value.
The Los Angeles company, which is one of the largest oil...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Occidental Petroleum Corp. is selling off a minority stake in Middle East and North Africa oil fields along with other assets in an effort to boost value for shareholders.
The Westwood oil and gas giant said those decisions come as part of a push to...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
At FPA Crescent, manager Steven Romick can invest almost anywhere in the world and in nearly any kind of asset. That includes the standard fare -- stocks, bonds and cash -- and some not-so-typical investments, including currencies and subprime home loans....
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Los Angeles-based Occidental Petroleum, one of the largest crude oil producers in the country, said second-quarter profit held steady as production jumped in California and Texas while oil prices overseas declined.
The earnings report comes just a few...
| May 3, 2012
| 7:00 AM
When it comes to creating value, Occidental Petroleum Corp. Chief Executive Stephen I. Chazen beats out other Southern California business leaders, according to a new report from Pepperdine University.
Chazen helped his Los Angeles company pull in $3.4...