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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
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
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
Editorials
Exxon, Mobil chiefs say merger needed to stay competitive

WASHINGTON -- The chairmen of Exxon and Mobil told lawmakers Thursday the merger...world market. "The merger will mean that Exxon-Mobil ... will be able to compete in...scale as the largest foreign firms," Exxon chairman Lee Raymond told a House Commerce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/12/bus_255883.shtml
Business
Exxon reportedly in talks to acquire Mobil

NEW YORK -- Energy giant Exxon Corp. is in talks to buy rival Mobil...second-largest U.S. oil and gas group, and Exxon, the nation's largest energy company...Group. The consolidation of Mobil and Exxon would reunite two pieces of the Standard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/26/bus_245718.shtml
Business