More from Hess (HES +6.7%): Elliott Associates tells the company of plans to buy up to $800M of...

|About: Hess Corporation (HES)|By:, SA News Editor

More from Hess (HES +6.7%): Elliott Associates tells the company of plans to buy up to $800M of its stock, and Hess says a law firm representing Elliott "also informed the company that Elliott is considering nominating candidates for election" to its board of directors. Hess earlier announced plans to close a refinery and sell its network of oil terminals.