Anadarko Petroleum (APC +4.4%) has asked advisers to sound out potential buyers for a collection...

|About: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC)|By:, SA News Editor

Anadarko Petroleum (APC +4.4%) has asked advisers to sound out potential buyers for a collection of its Brazilian oil assets in a deal that could be worth as much as $5B, FT reports. APC has made several deepwater discoveries in other key areas, leading to speculation that the company itself could be a takeover target.