Berksmont News : Energy & Green Business http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news en Halliburton Shares Rise After Earnings: What Wall Street's Saying http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/halliburton-shares-rise-after-earnings-what-wall-streets-saying/12921914 Halliburton shares rise Tuesday following the oil service company's better-than-expected quarterly earnings. Here's what analysts had to say. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:29:00 EDT urn:article:12927253 Stocks Post Biggest Weekly Gain of 2014 on Signs of Stronger Economy http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/stocks-post-biggest-weekly-gain-of-2014-on-signs-of-stronger-economy/12927253 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The S&P 500 Index recovered much of the ground lost in the selloff earlier in October, posting its biggest weekly gain… Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:26:00 EDT urn:article:12926988 Tumbling Oil Prices Pose a Major Challenge to Halliburton http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/tumbling-oil-prices-pose-a-major-challenge-to-halliburton/12926988 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Oilfield services giant Halliburton is optimistic about its future, despite the tumbling crude prices, but analysts see a major challenge… Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:17:00 EDT urn:article:12924713 Struggling Emerge Energy Is Ready to Soar on Oil Price Recovery http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/struggling-emerge-energy-is-ready-to-soar-on-oil-price-recovery/12924713 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Oil prices have tanked this month to multi-year lows, but if they bounce back, Emerge Energy Services could be one… Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:20:00 EDT urn:article:12924690 Stock Market Today: Stocks Pare Sharp Gains on Fears of New York Ebola Case http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/stock-market-today-stocks-pare-sharp-gains-on-fears-of-new-york-ebola-case/12924690 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Heading into the final hour, stocks are pairing gains after a doctor was rushed to Bellevue Hospital in New York with… Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:50:00 EDT urn:article:12923935 Dicker: Southwestern Deal Shows Natural Gas Is Going Nowhere http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/dicker-southwestern-deal-shows-natural-gas-is-going-nowhere/12923935 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- I was talking to Brittany Umar about the blockbuster Southwestern Energy and Chesapeake Energy deal last week… Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:15:00 EDT urn:article:12924679 Did France's Total Move Too Quickly to Name its New CEO? http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/did-frances-total-move-too-quickly-to-name-its-new-ceo/12924679 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- French energy giant Total wasted no time in naming a successor for Chairman and CEO Christophe de Margerie, who was… Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:05:00 EDT urn:article:12924630 Stock Market Today: Stocks Surge as Caterpillar, 3M Earnings Provide a Boost http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/stock-market-today-stocks-surge-as-caterpillar-3m-earnings-provide-a-boost/12924630 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Stocks surged Thursday amid strong third-quarter earnings from Caterpillar and General Motors , and an unexpected rise in manufacturing… Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:15:00 EDT urn:article:12924620 Blackstone Backs Oil Recovery Method That Fights Global Warming http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/blackstone-backs-oil-recovery-method-that-fights-global-warming/12924620 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Despite its new solar and wind partnerships, the Blackstone Group , one of the world's top investment firms, quietly announced… Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:55:00 EDT urn:article:12924596 Stock Market Today: Stocks Surge as Caterpillar and GM Top Estimates http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/stock-market-today-stocks-surge-as-caterpillar-and-gm-top-estimates/12924596 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Stock futures in the U.S. were rising on better-than-forecast manufacturing data from China and the eurozone, and stronger-than-expected earnings from U.S.… Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:47:00 EDT urn:article:12924018 Here Are the 12 Least Energy Efficient States in America http://business-news.thestreet.com/berksmont-news/story/here-are-the-12-least-energy-efficient-states-in-america/12924018 NEW YORK (TheStreet) - North Dakota and Wyoming are the worst offenders when it comes to saving money for consumers and businesses through energy efficiency,… Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:45:00 EDT