Chevron Corporation (All Sessions)
Chevron Corporation is an American multinational energy corporation and is one of the successor companies of Standard Oil. The company is headquartered in San Ramon, California, and is active in more than 180 countries.
Chevron Corporation is engaged in all aspects of the oil, natural gas and geothermal energy industries, which includes hydrocarbon exploration and production, marketing and transport, refining, chemicals manufacturing and sales as well as power generation.
Founded in 1879, Chevron Corporation through its subsidiaries, engages in integrated energy, chemicals, and petroleum operations worldwide. The company also has a strategic cooperation agreement with China National Offshore Oil Corporation and operates in two main segments: Upstream and Downstream.
Formerly known as ChevronTexaco Corporation, the company changed its name to Chevron Corporation in 2005.
Chevron Corporation is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the company is also a component of both the S&P 100 and S&P 500 stock exchange indices.
Chevron Corporation (All Sessions) Market Influences
Factors that affect Chevron Corporation's share price include international politics, inflation and exchange rates, market sentiment, governmental and economic policy, and internal developments within the company.