Hess (HES +2.7%) trades up after announcing earlier that it was acquiring privately held...

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

Hess (HES +2.7%) trades up after announcing earlier that it was acquiring privately held Marquette Exploration, plus other leases in Ohio's Utica Shale for around $750M. The purchases will expand its stake in the region by an additional 85K acres.