There was one energy company with shares heading up today. Talisman Energy stock increased 34 per cent after word spread that a deal with Spain’s Repsol could be done before Christmas. Earlier this week Talisman announced that it was in talks with the European firm and others about possible transactions but a source close to the negotiations has said that a deal could be completed early next week, although nothing is certain. The deal is said to worth in the region of $6-8 per share.
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