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Monday, 27 June 2016

Exxon needn't rush to win back gloomy investors

Oil's well

The oil giant's shareholders have been sulking since last year's purchase of gas firm XTO. Another forecastbeating quarter was never going to restore the romance. Exxon could woo investors with higher buybacks. But restraint and patience may be a better longterm strategy.

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