The following video is from Monday's MarketFoolery, in which host Chris Hill and analysts Bryan Hinmon, Jim Gillies, and Jason Moser discuss the top business and investing stories of the day.
Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) reported a first-quarter loss due to charges tied to litigation involving the Deepwater Horizon disaster. But the company reported an increase in its international revenues, and shares were up after the earnings news. Halliburton also increased its dividend. In this installment of MarketFoolery, our analysts discuss the future of Halliburton and explain why guar gum could be a key ingredient to the company's success.
The relevant video segment can be found between 5:05 and 10:06.
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