BUZZ-Oil and gas producers: Wall Street, China hit oil prices

Mon Sep 28, 2015 2:53pm EDT
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** Oil and gas companies' shares fall 2-15 pct as crude prices fall

** Oil prices fell more than 2 pct, pressured by tumbling equities on Wall Street and weak Chinese economic data

** Brent was trading at $47.36/barrel and U.S. crude was at $44.53/barrel at 2:40 p.m. ET

** Big E&P cos hit: Petrobras shares down 6.1 pct, BP Plc down 3 pct, Royal Dutch Shell Plc down 2.8 pct, Total SA down 2.8 pct, ConocoPhillips down 2.3 pct

** Biggest losers: California Resources Corp down 15 pct, Williams Cos Inc down 11 pct, Halcon Resources Corp down 10.8 pct, Chesapeake Energy Corp down 9.8 pct

** Oilfield services providers: Key Energy Services Inc down 9.6 pct, Seventy Seven Energy Inc shares down 8.4 pct, Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc down 7.2 pct, Schlumberger Ltd down 4.1 pct

** Contract drillers sink: Seadrill Ltd down 7.3 pct, Atwood Oceanics Inc down 6.4 pct, Ensco Plc down 6.1 pct, Nabors Industries Ltd down 4.7 pct

** iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Index Fund fall 4.2 pct