posted: 08/22/2014 2:21 a.m.
Plains All American Pipeline LP said Thursday it will press forward with plans to build a 20-inch pipeline to carry crude oil from Cushing, Okla., to Memphis.
posted: 08/19/2014 3:41 a.m.
Arkansas' unemployment rate dropped to 6.2 percent in July from a revised 6.3 percent in June, and the state's labor force continued to decline, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Monday.
posted: 08/10/2014 2:35 a.m.
With the Fayetteville Shale playing a smaller role in the nation's shale energy boom, companies mining for sand crucial to hydraulic fracturing are looking to larger markets outside of Arkansas to sell their product.
posted: 08/05/2014 2:54 a.m.
Acxiom Corp. reported a $7.6 million loss in the first quarter of its 2015 fiscal year, the second quarterly loss in a row for the Little Rock company.
posted: 08/02/2014 4:10 a.m.
Abundant gasoline and weaker demand is nudging retail gasoline prices lower, energy analysts said Friday.
posted: 08/01/2014 1:57 a.m.
USA Truck Inc. on Thursday reported a net income of $722,000 for its second quarter, giving the company its first quarterly profit in three years.
posted: 08/01/2014 1:55 a.m.
Murphy Oil Corp.'s chief executive officer said Thursday that the company will be able to transfer about $550 million back to the United States after the sale of its assets in the United Kingdom.
posted: 07/31/2014 2:50 a.m.
Murphy Oil Corp. on Wednesday reported a 67.9 percent drop in second-quarter profit.
posted: 07/30/2014 3:02 a.m.
Windstream Holdings Inc. shares surged 12 percent Tuesday after the company said it would spin off some of its assets into a publicly traded real estate investment trust.
posted: 07/26/2014 1:51 a.m.
Several Arkansas companies that hold federal contracts or that have provided services to the government say they will review their employment policies in light of an order signed Monday by President Barack Obama protecting the employment of gay and transgender employees.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:15 a.m.
The sale of a portion of Murphy Oil Corp.'s oil and gas assets in Malaysia would extend the reserve life of the company's resources, industry analysts said Monday.
posted: 07/18/2014 1:56 a.m.
Natural gas prices fell to a seven-month low Thursday after a government report said the nation's stockpiles saw another record injection last week.
posted: 07/14/2014 2:08 a.m.
Finding new employees who have science, technology, engineering and mathematics skills has become difficult because technology is growing more specialized for certain jobs, according to leaders of several Arkansas companies.
posted: 07/07/2014 2:30 a.m.
As the National Park Service takes steps to prohibit the use of unmanned aerial vehicles at its parks, other agencies governing nature reserves in Arkansas have held off on establishing specific policies for the devices.
posted: 07/02/2014 2:26 a.m.
Construction in the wind power industry surged as a result of a modification of a federal renewable-energy tax credit that expired last year, according to industry members.