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IPO allowed Google to make big bet it can become indispensable

...Google's stock has risen roughly 14-fold, leaving the company with a market value of nearly $400 billion. Only Exxon Mobil Corp. and Apple Inc. are worth more.Apple didn't fare quite as well as Google in the first decade after its December...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-23/ipo-allowed-google-make-bi
Big Movers in the Stock Market

...were moving substantially or trading heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market. NYSE Exxon Mobil Corp., up 8 cents at $47.06 Talks with Indonesia's state oil company over an oil field contract expansion collapsed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/04/fin_427508.shtml
Finance
New index offers fresh way to follow large-cap stocks

...Russell Top 50 follows the performance of the 50 largest U.S. public companies, such as General Electric Co. and Exxon Mobil Corp. Cumulatively, they represent about 40 percent of the domestic equity market's total capitalization. Small investors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/09/fin_452601.shtml
Finance
Apple urged to kowtow to Wall Street as shares plunge

...world's most valuable company. At Thursday's close, it was worth $423 billion, just 1.6 percent more than No. 2 Exxon Mobil Corp.The plunge was set off by Apple's quarterly earnings report late Wednesday, which suggested the company's nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-24/apple-urged-kowtow-wall-st
Apple briefly becomes most valuable company

...stock gained 5.9 percent to $374.01 on Tuesday, bringing its market capitalization to about $347 billion.Exxon Mobil Corp.'s stock, meanwhile, closed up 2.1 percent at $71.64. That gives the oil company a market cap of $348...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-08-09/apple-briefly-becomes-most
ChevronTexaco will buy its rival

...supplies in Asia. The deal announced Monday proposes to unite San Ramon-based ChevronTexaco, which trails only Exxon Mobil Corp. in the U.S. oil business, with El Segundo-based Unocal, the nation's ninth-biggest oil and gas production...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/05/bus_449399.shtml
Business
Stocks higher following upbeat GDP report

...economic performance, and investors were not certain future growth would be as robust. Disappointing earnings from Exxon Mobil Corp. also weighed on shares. "The sustainability is the biggest question," said Brian G. Belski, fundamental market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/31/fin_399024.shtml
Finance
Wall Street closes lower

...inflation concerns, they might have also contributed to a sharp sell-off in oil stocks, most notably Dow component Exxon Mobil Corp. A barrel of light crude settled at $63.20, down $1.66, on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Aside from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/19/bus_13459.shtml
Business
Crude oil traders await impact of Rita

...path of the hurricane were shuttered by Friday, including facilities operated by BP PLC, Royal Dutch Shell PLC and Exxon Mobil Corp. Nineteen of Texas' 26 refineries, with a combined daily capacity of nearly 5 million barrels, have been shut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/24/bus_6596.shtml
Business
Investment in oil company is risky venture these days

...percent in the past year. The top oil companies also have seen standout results - on the Dow Jones industrial average, Exxon Mobil Corp. has risen 30 percent, Chevron Corp. is up 27.5 percent and ConocoPhilips has gained nearly 70 percent over the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/28/bus_5004.shtml
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