Chevron (CVX) has a $21B cash pile and investors are wondering what the company will do with it....

|About: Chevron Corporation (CVX)|By:, SA News Editor

Chevron (CVX) has a $21B cash pile and investors are wondering what the company will do with it. Chevron says it needs to protect itself as it carries out multi-billion dollar projects, but analysts speculate about possible buybacks, increased dividends and acquisitions, with Chesapeake (CHK) and Hess (HES) mooted as possible targets.