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Oil majors make big profits, but not at the pumps!
Exxon Mobil Corp. reported second-quarter earnings of $11.68 billion Thursday, the biggest profit from operations ever by any U.S. corporation, but the results were well short of Wall Street expectations and its shares fell. Even this blood sucking is not enough for Wall Street: They Want YOUR SOUL NOW!
LONDON (Reuters) – Furious motorists faced with high pump prices have accused oil majors of profiteering, but as the firms announced bumper profits this week, they said they were making little on gasoline sales.
BP (BP.L: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) and Shell (RDSa.L: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) argued the gains from record oil and gas prices should not be used to protect consumers in a highly competitive market and instead helped to compensate for the difficulty of making money from refining and sales.
“Good operating performance, combined with increased oil and gas prices, offset the impact of weaker downstream conditions,” said Shell’s CEO Jeroen van de Veer, after announcing a 5 percent rise in second-quarter profits on Thursday.
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