Petro River Oil Corp. to Acquire a 13.75% Working Interest in Oil and Gas Leases located in southern Kern County, California

Petro River Oil Corp. to Acquire a 13.75% Working Interest in Oil and Gas Leases located in southern Kern County, California NEW YORK, NY, March 9, 2016– Petro River Oil Corp.  (OTCBB: PTRC) (“Petro River” or the "Company"), today announced that it closed its Asset Purchase and Sale and Exploration Agreement to acquire a 13.75% working interest in …

U.S. Stocks Climb as Beaten-Down Banks, Retailer Shares Rally

U.S. stocks rose, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index posting the best two-day gain in more than five months, despite weakness in oil prices as beaten-down banks, technology and retailer shares led an advance. Citigroup Inc. and U.S. Bancorp climbed more than up 2.7 percent. Retailers, one of last week’s bright spots, added to …

Oil settles at lowest level in 3 weeks

Oil prices seesawed in choppy trade on Wednesday, with U.S. crude slipping and Brent paring gains as worries about a global supply glut offset data showing a surprise drop in U.S. crude stockpiles. Oil prices rallied early, up for the first time in five days, on talk that major producers might try to tackle a …