Tag: Energy companies

Energy, Industries

The energy price cap has fallen but the real winner is the government

February 27, 2023

Via: Sky News

Even though wholesale energy prices have been falling, households will see their bills go up from April as the government support that has been shielding us from the worst of the energy crisis is reduced. The energy regulator today announced […]

Energy, Industries

Energy companies halt forced instalment of prepayment meters

February 10, 2023

Via: Sky News

The move comes as an investigation revealed debt collectors working for British Gas forced their way into the homes of vulnerable customers. An undercover investigation by The Times claimed a company used by British Gas to pursue debts, Arvato Financial […]

Energy, Industries

UK increases windfall tax on profits of oil, gas companies

November 17, 2022

Via: ABC News

The British government was increasing the windfall tax on the profits of oil and natural gas companies in an emergency budget announced Thursday that was aimed at restoring the nation’s economic credibility and patching up its battered finances. Saying the […]

Energy, Finance Tech, Industries, Trading

Hold on to your oil and gas stocks

November 10, 2022

Via: MoneyWeek

Today we consider energy and oil and gas stocks once again. While oil and gas prices have done a great deal over the last six months – up a bit, down a bit, then sideways – the associated companies have […]

Energy, Industries

Energy companies lead the retreat for European stocks

April 24, 2019

Via: Market Watch

European markets gave back much of Tuesday’s gains as strong earnings elsewhere could not offset oil companies’ retreat. How did markets perform? The Stoxx 600 SXXP, +0.09% was down 0.1% to 390.9, after rising 0.2% on Tuesday. Germany’s DAX DAX, […]