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12/23/2004Amerada Hess Secures Future Natural Gas Sales from Block A-18 of the Malaysian-Thailand Joint Development Area -JDA-
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 23, 2004--Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced that an agreement has been reached to secure future natural gas sales from Block A-18 of the Malaysia-Thailand Joint Development Area (JDA). The agreement also provides for the acceleration of natural gas sales from the Block. Amerada Hess and Petronas Carigali each own a 50% interest in the Block A-18 Production Sharing Contract (PSC). The parties to the agreement are the Malaysian-Thailand Joi... 
12/23/2004Belud South Well Offshore Malaysia Discovers Hydrocarbons
NEW YORK, Dec 23, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced that the Belud South exploration well drilled on Block SB302 offshore Sabah, Malaysia has made a new oil and gas discovery. The Belud South-1 well was drilled to a total depth of 8,773 feet in 508 feet of water and encountered 352 feet of net pay, predominately natural gas. A sidetrack was drilled which established oil in several of the sands. Further exploratory and appraisal drilling is planned on t... 
12/13/2004Amerada Hess: Agreement Signed for Sale of Pangkah Gas
NEW YORK, Dec 13, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced that an agreement has been finalized for the sale of gas from the Ujung Pangkah Field, located in the East Java area of Indonesia. Amerada Hess currently holds a 66% interest in the Pangkah PSC along with ConocoPhillips (Pangkah) Ltd (22% interest) and Dana Petroleum (Indonesia) LLC (12% interest). The Gas Sales Agreement (GSA), provides for the supply of 440 billion cubic feet of natural gas from... 
12/03/2004Amerada Hess Announces E&P Management Changes
NEW YORK, Dec 3, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today a series of changes in its Exploration & Production (E&P) senior management team. Effective January 1, 2005 a Global New Business Development (NBD) organization will be formed within E&P. The Global NBD team will be responsible for securing material business opportunities to support the strategic goals of the E&P business. Howard Paver, currently Senior Vice President, Europe, North Africa &... 
12/01/2004Amerada Hess Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 1, 2004--The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share payable on the Common Stock of the Corporation on January 3, 2005 to holders of record at the close of business on December 15, 2004. CONTACT: Amerada Hess Corporation Jay R. Wilson, 212-536-8940 SOURCE: Amerada Hess Corporation ... 
11/29/2004Amerada Hess Announces Oil Discovery Offshore Equatorial Guinea
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 2004--Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that the G-19 exploration well drilled offshore Equatorial Guinea on Block G in the Rio Muni Basin has made a new oil discovery. The G-19 well was drilled to a total depth of 7,483 feet in 1,263 feet of water and encountered 113 feet of net oil pay in the Campanian. The G-19 well is located one mile northeast of the Northern Block G fields area and offers the potential, longer term, for a satell... 
11/03/2004Amerada Hess Announces Quarterly Dividend on Preferred Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 3, 2004--The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.875 per share payable on the 7.00% Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock of the Corporation on December 1, 2004 to holders of record at the close of business on November 15, 2004. CONTACT: Amerada Hess Corporation Jay R. Wilson, 212-536-8940 SOURCE: Amerada Hess Corporation ... 
10/28/2004HESS, Chase Offer New Credit Card with High Octane Rewards
NEW YORK & WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 28, 2004-- Cardmembers Earn 10 Percent on All HESS Purchases for First 90 Days, 5 Percent Thereafter; Reward Dollars Automatically Credited Towards Future HESS Purchases Relief from high gasoline prices is on the way! Today, Amerada Hess (NYSE:AHC) and Chase (NYSE:JPM) launched the HESS(R) Visa(R) Platinum card, which puts money back into consumers' wallets by giving them an opportunity to earn reward... 
10/27/2004Amerada Hess Reports Results for the Third Quarter of 2004
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 27, 2004--Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE:AHC) reported net income of $178 million for the third quarter of 2004 compared with income of $146 million for the third quarter of 2003. The after-tax results by major operating activity in 2004 and 2003 are as follows: Three months Nine months ended ended September 30 Se... 
10/04/2004Brian J. Bohling Named Senior Vice President, Human Resources
NEW YORK, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that Brian J. Bohling has joined the Company as Senior Vice President, Human Resources. Mr. Bohling succeeds Neal Gelfand, who is retiring from Amerada Hess after 25 years of distinguished service. Mr. Bohling has over 20 years experience in the human resources field and has served in senior positions with Allied Signal and General Electric. Most recently Mr. Bohling was Vice President, Human ... 
09/21/2004Robert J. Vogel to Succeed Gerald A. Jamin as Treasurer of Amerada Hess Corporation
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 21, 2004--Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that Robert J. Vogel has been named Vice President and Treasurer of the Corporation, effective October 1, 2004. Mr. Vogel replaces Gerald A. Jamin, who will retire from Amerada Hess after 35 years of distinguished service. During his 15 years with the Corporation, Mr. Vogel has served as an Assistant Treasurer and in various other financial and managerial positions. About Amerada Hess Cor... 
09/21/2004Amerada Hess Schedules Earnings Release Conference Call
NEW YORK, Sep 21, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE:AHC) announced today that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, October 27 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its third quarter 2004 earnings release. To phone into the conference call, parties in the United States should dial 1-888-396-2356 and enter the pass code 78969221 any time after 9:45 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Outside the United States, parties should dial 1-617-847-8709 and enter the pa... 
08/04/2004Amerada Hess Announces Quarterly Dividend on Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Aug 4, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE:AHC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.875 cents per share payable on the 7.00% Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock of the Corporation on September 1, 2004 to holders of record at the close of business on August 15, 2004. SOURCE: Amerada Hess Corporation Amerada Hess Corporation Jay R. Wilson, 212-536-8940 ... 
08/04/2004Amerada Hess Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 4, 2004--The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share payable on the Common Stock of the Corporation on September 30, 2004 to holders of record at the close of business on September 16, 2004. CONTACT: Amerada Hess Corporation Jay R. Wilson, 212-536-8940 SOURCE: Amerada Hess Corporation ... 
08/02/2004Amerada Hess Announces Government Approval of Northern Block G Development in Equatorial Guinea
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 2, 2004--Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced that its Plan of Development for the Northern Block G area (AHC 85%, operator) has been approved by the government of Equatorial Guinea. The integrated development plan for the Okume, Oveng, Ebano and Elon reservoirs calls for a combination of two tension leg platforms (TLPs) set in 900 feet and 1,750 feet of water, four fixed platforms set in 150-230 feet of water and the drilling of 29 producin... 
07/28/2004Amerada Hess Reports Results for the Second Quarter of 2004
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 28, 2004--Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE:AHC) reported net income of $288 million for the second quarter of 2004 compared with income of $252 million for the second quarter of 2003. Net income in the second quarter of 2004 and 2003 includes income of $7 million and $189 million, respectively, from discontinued operations. The after-tax results by major operating activity in 2004 and 2003 are as follows: Three months ende... 
06/29/2004Amerada Hess Schedules Earnings Release Conference Call
NEW YORK, Jun 29, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, July 28 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its second quarter 2004 earnings release. To phone into the conference call, parties in the United States should dial 1-800-599-9795 and enter the pass code 28040249 any time after 9:45 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Outside the United States, parties should dial 1-617-786-2905 and enter the pas... 
06/04/2004Amerada Hess Announces Creation of Hess LNG
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 4, 2004--Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced the formation of a joint venture with an affiliate of Poten & Partners, to be known as Hess LNG. The joint venture will be based at Amerada Hess' New York headquarters and will pursue investments in liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals and related supply, trading and marketing opportunities. The joint venture will assume the development of the LNG terminal project, known as Weaver's Cove, located in F... 
06/02/2004Amerada Hess Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock
NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share payable on the Common Stock of the Corporation on June 30, 2004 to holders of record at the close of business on June 16, 2004. Contact: Amerada Hess Corporation......Jay R. Wilson (212)-536-8940 SOURCE Amerada Hess Corporation -0- 06/02/2004 /CONTACT: Jay R. Wilson of A... 
05/17/2004Amerada Hess Announces First Production from the Llano Field
NEW YORK, May 17, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced that initial production from the Llano Field (Garden Banks Blocks 385 and 386) occurred on April 30, 2004. The field is currently producing at a gross rate of approximately 10,500 barrels of oil and 26 million cubic feet of gas per day. A second well is planned to begin production in late May. Amerada Hess holds a 50% working interest. The field is located 200 miles southwest of New Orleans in 2,600 f... 
05/05/2004Amerada Hess Announces Quarterly Dividend on Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, May 5, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.875 cents per share payable on the 7.00% Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock of the Corporation on June 1, 2004 to holders of record at the close of business on May 15, 2004. Contact: Amerada Hess Corporation.......Jay R. Wilson (212) 536-8940 SOURCE Amerada Hess Corporation ... 
04/28/2004Amerada Hess Reports Results for the First Quarter of 2004
NEW YORK, Apr 28, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) reported net income of $281 million for the first quarter of 2004 compared with income of $176 million for the first quarter of 2003. First quarter 2004 income includes a net gain of $19 million from the sale of an asset and an income tax benefit of $13 million resulting from the completion of a prior year United States income tax audit. First quarter 2003 income included a net gain of $31 mi... 
04/07/2004Amerada Hess Schedules Earnings Release Conference Call
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 7, 2004--Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE:AHC) announced today that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, April 28 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its first quarter 2004 earnings release. To phone into the conference call, parties in the United States should dial 1-888-396-2386 and enter the pass code 16648094 any time after 9:45 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Outside the United States, parties should dial 1-617-847-8712 and enter the pass... 
04/01/2004Amerada Hess Announces Management Changes
NEW YORK, April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that John P. Rielly, 41, has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective April 1, 2004. Mr. Rielly replaces John Y. Schreyer, 65, who will retire from Amerada Hess Corporation effective April 30, 2004. Mr. Rielly joined Amerada Hess in 2001 as Vice President and Controller. Prior to joining the Corporation, Mr. Rielly was employed for 17 years at Ernst & Young, where he be... 
03/17/2004Amerada Hess Corporation Announces Successful Acquisitions at Sale 190 in the Gulf of Mexico
NEW YORK, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) announced today that it was the high bidder on 17 deepwater leases covering 85,000 acres in Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 190 held today in New Orleans, Louisiana. The company's net exposure for its high bids is approximately $41 million. Amerada Hess was the high bidder on one of Sale 190's most sought after blocks, Green Canyon Block 468. This block is located in the prolific Lower Miocene trend of t... 
03/03/2004Amerada Hess Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock
NEW YORK, March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share payable on the Common Stock of the Corporation on March 31, 2004 to holders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2004. SOURCE Amerada Hess Corporation /CONTACT: Jay R. Wilson of Amerada Hess Corporation, +1-212-536-8940 / (AHC) ... 
02/04/2004Amerada Hess Announces Quarterly Dividend on Preferred Stock
NEW YORK, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.9333 cents per share payable on the 7.00% Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock of the Corporation on March 1, 2004 to holders of record at the close of business on February 15, 2004. Contact: Amerada Hess Corporation ....... Jay R. Wilson (212) 536-8940... 
01/28/2004Amerada Hess Reports Results for the Fourth Quarter of 2003
NEW YORK, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC) reported net income of $68 million for the fourth quarter of 2003 compared with a net loss of $371 million for the fourth quarter of 2002. Results for the fourth quarter of 2002 included an after-tax impairment charge of $530 million ($706 million before income taxes). Net income was $643 million for the year 2003 compared with a loss of $218 million in the corresponding period of 2002. The after-tax results... 
01/08/2004Amerada Hess Schedules Earnings Release Conference Call
NEW YORK, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amerada Hess Corporation (NYSE: AHC - ) announced today that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, January 28 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time to discuss its fourth quarter 2003 earnings release. To phone into the conference call, parties in the United States should dial 1-800-361-0912 any time after 11:45 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. Outside the United States, parties should dial 1-913-981-5559. This conference call will also be availa...