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IPO allowed Google to make big bet it can become indispensable

...year, 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
Funds are going smaller-game hunting for dividends

...the first stop for many dividend investors. Companies like Exxon Mobil or Procter & Gamble have long histories of paying dividends...be companies valued between $20 billion and $50 billion. Exxon Mobil, in comparison, is worth $422 billion, and Procter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-08/funds-are-going-smaller-ga
US stocks plunge, wiping out July's gains

...losses accelerated throughout the day. Whole Foods Market and Exxon Mobil sparked the selling after their quarterly results late...composite fell 93.13 points, or 2.1 percent, to 4,369.77.Exxon Mobil stock fell $4.31, or 4.2 percent, to $98.94...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-31/us-stocks-plunge-wiping-ou
Rants & Raves

...the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. PRESIDENT OBAMA MUST stand up and acknowledge that he is responsible for Katrina, Exxon Valdez and the Dust Bowl. YOU HAVE NO IDEA what these 911 operators and police officers go through on a daily basis or the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-25/rants-raves
Exxon-Mobil merger approved by FTC

...within hours after government approval, Exxon and Mobil formally sealed their $81 billion...The Federal Trade Commission approved Exxon's acquisition of Mobil after requiring...officials immediately registered the new Exxon-Mobil in Delaware where Mobil was registered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/01/bus_276238.shtml
Business
Exxon buying Mobil for $77.2 billion

NEW YORK -- Exxon agreed to buy Mobil for $77.2 billion...companies' combined work force of 123,000, Exxon chairman Lee Raymond said. Despite the...behind us." The company will be known as Exxon Mobil Corp. There will continue to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/02/bus_246245.shtml
Business
Exxon Mobil makes $29B bet on natural gas

IRVING, Texas -- Exxon Mobil, the world's largest publicly...become a crucial source of U.S. power. Exxon agreed to buy XTO Energy in an all-stock...carbon emissions, the deal suggested Exxon sees change coming for an energy source...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/15/bus_559489.shtml
Business
Exxon-Mobil would be No. 1 oil company

NEW YORK -- If Exxon and Mobil merge to form the world's biggest...while drivers may not be affected, an Exxon-Mobil marriage could leave as many as...slash costs, according to one analyst. Exxon Corp. and Mobil Corp. announced Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/28/bus_245909.shtml
Business
Exxon, Mobil very different partners

...espousing its views on various issues. Exxon, by contrast, keeps a low profile. Its response to the Exxon Valdez oil spill has been derided as a textbook...images to how they explore for oil. As Exxon and Mobil come together, that could be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/03/bus_246335.shtml
Business
Pay up, Exxon

...Court handed down Monday to a disappointed Exxon Mobil Corp., which had appealed a lower...5 billion punitive penalty in the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil tanker spill. A reasonable...injured parties, but not according to Exxon Mobil, a company that wrote the book on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/05/edi_298272.shtml
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