Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM): Closing price $90.04
Exxon Mobil and Iraqi Kurdistan officials paid a visit to Qara Hansher oil exploration block, which is a focus of the dispute between the central government and the autonomous Kurdish region, discussing the building of a camp there, according to a local official and sources. The talks between an Exxon executive and a top Kurdistan oil official could annoy Baghdad at a sensitive time for the Arab-led central government and the self-ruled Kurdish enclave in their battle over oil and land rights.
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