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    1. May 25, 2016

      Exxon investors vote for board nominating power

      Shareholders in ExxonMobil have backed a resolution calling for investors to have greater powers to nominate board...

    2. Fast FT

      April 29, 2016

      ExxonMobil Q1 profits dive 63%, but still top forecasts

      ExxonMobil, the largest US oil group that was recently stripped of its prized triple A rating, saw its profits plunge...

    1. April 14, 2016

      BP revives investor fury on executive pay

      If BP chief executive Bob Dudley had not previously realised how strongly shareholders felt about his 20 per cent pay...

    2. March 2, 2016

      ExxonMobil revises down its production forecast

      ExxonMobil, the world’s largest listed oil company, expects its production in 2020 to be roughly the same as last year,...

    3. March 2, 2016

      Crude continues to rally on prospects of output freeze

      Oil prices on both sides of the Atlantic rose on Wednesday to the highest since early January, as traders brushed aside...

    4. Fast FT

      March 2, 2016

      Exxon CEO plays down M&A hunt after bond sale

      Exxon Mobil chief executive Rex Tillerson has played down speculation that the oil company would be making acquisitions...

    5. February 2, 2016

      ExxonMobil under pressure from oil slump

      ExxonMobil has a rich history, tracing its roots back to John D Rockefeller’s Standard Oil, and its executives like to...

    6. February 2, 2016

      ExxonMobil to cut capex by a quarter to $23.2bn

      ExxonMobil, the world’s largest listed oil company, showed its resilience in the face of the slump in crude prices,...

    7. Fast FT

      February 2, 2016

      ExxonMobil profit slumps - but not as much as feared

      It was not as ugly as the market had feared. Exxon Mobil on Tuesday reported its worst quarter of sales and profits in...

    8. November 6, 2015

      ExxonMobil climate statements investigation puts energy groups on notice

      Rex Tillerson, ExxonMobil’s chief executive, observed in 2012 that climate change was a “manageable” problem for which...

    9. Nick Butler

      August 24, 2015

      The next domino in the oil market — dividends

      For investors who thought the situation in the oil sector could not get worse, the last few weeks have come as a bad...

    10. July 31, 2015

      ExxonMobil earnings tumble 52% amid oil price rout

      The sharp fall in the crude oil price sent second-quarter earnings at ExxonMobil tumbling 52 per cent despite increased...

    11. June 3, 2015

      ExxonMobil at the crossroads: buy a rival or shrink in long term

      At first glance, the decline in the number of shares outstanding in ExxonMobil might make it look like a company that...

    12. The World

      June 3, 2015

      Live: Opec seminar

      This Live Blog session closed at 09:58 on 3 Jun 2015.Ali al-Naimi, the Saudi oil minister (centre), Bob Dudley the...

    13. April 30, 2015

      Energy earnings run dry in Americas

      The slump in oil and natural gas prices since last summer has driven the American production operations of the world’s...

    14. April 8, 2015

      ExxonMobil keen to join oil M&A party

      Speaking to analysts in New York last month, Rex Tillerson, chief executive of ExxonMobil, stressed how the company’s...

    15. March 6, 2015

      US economy: Digging in for the downturn

      Around the flickering flames of an outdoor fireplace, cold beer is flowing and salty epithets are flying as a group of...

    16. March 6, 2015

      Week in Review, March 7

      A round up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. Exxon head warns prices will stay...

    17. March 5, 2015

      Buoyant ExxonMobil bucks sector’s gloom

      Rex Tillerson, chief executive of ExxonMobil, is showing every sign of being that rare individual: an oil executive who...

    18. March 4, 2015

      Exxon CEO says oil prices will stay low

      The world should “settle in” for a period of relatively weak oil prices, the chief executive of ExxonMobil has said,...

    19. February 15, 2015

      BP’s battles leave it vulnerable to major move

      BP scales down If ExxonMobil chief executive Rex Tillerson really wanted to, he could snap up BP in a single bite. Of...

    20. September 30, 2014

      Exxon considers its course after sanctions hit Russian ambitions

      At another time or in a different place, the oil and gas field ExxonMobil has discovered in the Russian Arctic would...

    21. July 31, 2014

      ExxonMobil profits surge as output falls

      Two of the US’s biggest oil producers revealed the continuing benefits of soaring domestic oil production as ExxonMobil...

    22. March 5, 2014

      Brown-Forman gives comfort to investors

      Shares in Brown-Forman climbed after the company behind Jack Daniel’s and Southern Comfort lifted its full-year profit...

    23. January 30, 2014

      ExxonMobil suffers further fall in production despite US boom

      ExxonMobil has reported a third successive year of falling production, as the US oil and gas group struggles to find...

    24. October 31, 2013

      Exxon struggles to find growth in fast-changing landscape

      When ExxonMobil’s chief executive Rex Tillerson met investment analysts for the first time after taking over from Lee...

    25. October 11, 2013

      Going ballistic over education

      Earlier this week, Rex Tillerson, the chief executive of the mighty ExxonMobil group, took out full-page advertisements...

    26. August 1, 2013

      ExxonMobil undershoots on earnings

      ExxonMobil met revenue expectations but disappointed on earnings as it delivered its second-quarter results. Net income...

    27. March 17, 2013

      Iraq’s appeal wanes for oil majors

      When Iraq held its first postwar oil licensing round in June 2009, groups like ExxonMobil, Royal Dutch Shell and BP...

    28. December 9, 2012

      Big is no longer beautiful in oil business

      For ExxonMobil, the oil business is all about many, many happy returns. More specifically, return on capital employed,...

    29. November 2, 2012

      Exxon study wins FT book award

      Steve Coll’s Private Empire: ExxonMobil and American Power has won the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book...

    30. November 1, 2012

      Refining business bolsters Exxon profits

      ExxonMobil has reported a sharp fall in oil and gas production but stronger than expected earnings thanks to a strong...

    31. August 8, 2012

      A reading list to reflect loss of faith in capitalism

      Appropriately for a US election year, the longlist for the 2012 Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the...

    32. July 31, 2012

      BP – destined to shale

      Rex Tillerson thinks he has it bad at ExxonMobil. The boss of the world’s largest oil company by market capitalisation...

    33. July 26, 2012

      Shale gas glut dents oil major earnings

      The US shale gas glut is weighing heavily on oil company earnings, with results at ExxonMobil and Royal Dutch Shell...

    34. July 6, 2012

      Small caps: Drug OK lifts SkyePharma

      SkyePharma was among the week’s top small-cap performers after the group’s asthma treatment Flutiform received a...

    35. July 1, 2012

      Learning to live in a changing climate

      Environmentalists rejoice: ExxonMobil is on your side. Well, sort of. In his characteristically plain-speaking way, Rex...

    36. June 27, 2012

      Mexico reform crucial to Exxon investment

      ExxonMobil, the world’s largest oil group by market capitalisation, is interested in investing in Mexico if reforms of...

    37. June 27, 2012

      Global warming ‘manageable’, says Exxon chief

      Global warming is a “manageable” problem, but will require policy changes to adapt to its effects, the chief executive...

    38. April 18, 2012

      Exxon and Rosneft seal Arctic deal

      ExxonMobil and Rosneft, the Russian state oil champion, unveiled a historic partnership on Wednesday that could invest...

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