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TerraForm Consent Offer Has Longest Sentence We’ve Seen in Some Time

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the longest grammatically correct sentence in world literature rings in at 1,288 words, from Nobel Prize-winning American writer William Faulkner's novel "Absalom! ...
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Short Sellers Piling Into Solar Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on August 15. Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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Short Sellers Can’t Make Up Their Minds on Major Oil

The short interest data have been released for the August 15 settlement date. With oil prices seemingly on the slow path to recovery and the Dow and S&P 500 hitting ...
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How Seadrill Beat Profit Estimates

Offshore drilling company Seadrill Ltd. (NYSE: SDRL) posted second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened on Wednesday morning. The company reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.52 on revenues of $868 ...
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Jefferies Issues Top Refining and Marketing Stocks to Buy

Analysts at Jefferies on Monday initiated coverage on four independent oil refiners and their affiliated logistics master limited partnerships (MLPs). After a period of high crack spreads in the year ...
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Marathon Sinks on CFO Departure

Marathon Oil Corp. (NYSE: MRO) watched its shares sink during Monday’s regular trading session after it announced some changes to its upper management. The big move to watch out of the ...
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What’s Up With Resolute Energy?

The day Resolute Energy Corp. (NYSE: REN) reported second quarter results, the stock jumped 24% — before the announcement, which came after the market closed that day. Shares added another ...
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10 Oil & Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

With stocks at all-time highs and with oil's price bottoming out six months ago, it has been some time since we have seen analysts issue a massive number of analyst ...
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Mexico’s Deepwater Attracts Exxon, Chevron, Hess Partnership

America's two supermajor energy producers, Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) and Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX), are joining forces with Hess Corp. (NYSE: HES) to bid as a group for rights ...
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What the Kinder Morgan Upgrade Indicates

Energy transportation and infrastructure partnerships (MLPs) have moved higher Thursday following a Morgan Stanley upgrade to former MLP Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) and a downgrade to Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: ...
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Is This Canadian Solar Earnings Report an Inflection Point?

Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ) reported its second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. Overall management was content with these results, which again came in above previously issued ...
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Why Investors Dumped Chesapeake Energy Shares Wednesday

Oil and gas producer Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) saw shares drop by about 6.8% in the noon hour Wednesday after the company said earlier in the morning that it had ...
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What’s So Attractive About Parsley Energy?

Parsley Energy Inc. (NYSE: PE) traded at an all-time high of nearly $35 on Monday. That may not seem like such a big deal, but the unusual thing about Parsley ...
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Merrill Lynch Makes 4 Big Oil Upgrades, Bracing for $60 Oil in 2017

Can it finally be the case that there is good news in the oil patch these days? It may be true, but the qualification for what makes for good news ...
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Short Interest in Oil at Record Highs: Buy These 4 Stocks for a Big Move Up

One would think that investors that are short oil would have cleared some of that position as the move off the February lows to briefly into the $50s was a ...
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