Occidental Petroleum 8-K 2016
Washington, D.C. 20549
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Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): February 4, 2016
OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (713) 215-7000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On February 4, 2016, Occidental Petroleum Corporation (the Company) issued a press release announcing the Companys financial condition and results of operations for the quarter ended December 31, 2015. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K, and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information contained in this report and the exhibit hereto shall not be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), and shall not be incorporated by reference into any filings made by the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as may be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: February 4, 2016