Opening and Closing Bell on Wall Street
Colombia's Ecopetrol (NYSE-Listed EC) visited the NYSE to hold its third annual Investor Day; senior management were at the New York Palace to present the company's strategy and financial results. In honor of the occasion, CEO Javier Gutiérrez Pemberthy rang The Closing BellSM.
Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE: EC)
Ecopetrol is Colombia´s largest company and a firm integrated into the petroleum chain. It is one of the top 40 oil companies in the world, and it is the fourth largest in Latin America. Besides Colombia, where it accounts for 62% of total production, the Company is involved in exploration and production activities in Brazil, Peru, and the United States (Gulf Coast). Ecopetrol owns and operates the refineries in Colombia, most of the network of oil and multiple purpose pipelines in the country, and it is increasing its participation in biofuels. (Source: Ecopetrol S.A.)