Company Name: Occidental Petroleum Corporation
Occidental Petroleum Corporation is an oil & gas exploration and production company and one of the largest companies in this industry. The company’s activities are both domestically and internationally focused and located in Latin America, the Middle East and the United States. Here are some highlights for this very large-sized company:
- The company has approximately five million gross acres in the Permian Basin and over 12,000 wells.
- Largest independent oil producer in Oman.
- Second largest independent oil producer in Qatar (offshore).
- The company has numerous midstream and marketing assets.
- OxyChem (a subsidiary) manufactures chlor-alkali products and vinyls.
Ticker Symbol: OXY (New York Stock Exchange)
Company Website: www.oxy.com
Headquarters: Houston, Texas