Anadarko Petroleum: 1Q Earnings Snapshot
THE WOODLANDS, Texas (AP) _ Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC) on Thursday reported a first-quarter loss of $15 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the The Woodlands, Texas-based company said it had a loss of 3 cents. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 30 cents per share. Anadarko Petroleum shares have climbed 64 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor's 500 index has increased 17 percent.