Earnings growth slows for ExxonMobil, Chevron

ExxonMobil and Chevron’s record-setting results run is tapering off, thanks to anemic natural-gas prices and refining margins.

The oil-and-gas companies combined banked $13.7 billion in the first quarter, maintaining their perch among the most profitable companies in the U.S. while still earning roughly 15% to 30% less than last year. Read more from the Wall Street Journal.