Energy Business


Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on Top Oil Service Stocks

Despite the stomach churning volatility in the markets, one solid place to be this year has been the oil service names. In a new research report, the oil service and ...
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Oil Services Earnings Dominated by American Activity

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The oil field services firm reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $1.21 on revenues of ...
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Rival Earnings Expectations: Schlumberger vs. Baker Hughes

Earnings season is upon us, and Thursday will bring earnings reports from Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) and Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI). These two do not always report earnings on ...
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Five High-Yielding MLP Energy Infrastructure Stocks to Buy Now

Investors hardly need to be reminded that the volatility has spiked dramatically in the market. Although the S&P 500 is faring much better than the Dow Jones Industrial Average and ...
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Conoco Sets Goal for Double-Digit Shareholder Returns

At its analyst meeting in New York City Thursday, ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) reaffirmed its goal of delivering double-digit annual returns to investors by growing production by 3% to 5% a ...
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Outside News Drives Fuel Cell Interest Again

The fuel cell sector is getting some rekindled interest on Tuesday. These names have pulled back handily from their highs and during the sell-off, but these stocks will remain controversial ...
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Stifel Raises Targets on Top Energy Exploration and Production Stocks

Despite a constant ongoing debate on Wall Street over the price of oil, the bottom line for investors is that oil prices for West Texas Intermediate continue to hover near ...
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Enbridge, Valero Get Approval to Export Crude

Independent oil refiner Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE: VLO) and Canada-based pipeline operator Enbridge Inc. (NYSE: ENB) have been granted licenses from the U.S. Commerce Depart to re-export crude oil ...
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Could SolarCity Shares Ultimately Run to $175?

SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY) has enjoyed much of the gains seen in the solar sector, and it is a company tied to the great Elon Musk. One problem that the ...
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UBS Says the Best Is Yet to Come for U.S. Refiners

While the battle rages on Wall Street on which way the price of oil ultimately goes, investors in the refiners are watching close for a blowout in the difference between ...
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Why Paying Out $5 Billion at Anadarko Is Good

When is getting smacked with a bill for $5.15 billion a good thing? When the bill could have been $14.5 billion. That’s the good news for Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: ...
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Apple Praised for Renewable Energy

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), at the forefront of global technology, also has taken a lead in renewable energy. That is the conclusion of a new report from Greenpeace. Its new ...
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Alternative Energy sources

Pacific Ethanol Outlook and Update Bring More Hope and Ambition

Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ: PEIX) came within about 1% of hitting a new 52-week high on Tuesday. The operational update was provided in its 10-K commentary. Pacific Ethanol produced 149.7 ...
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Dominion MLP IPO Filing All About LNG Exports

Dominion Resources Inc. (NYSE: D) announced Monday morning that its wholly owned subsidiary Dominion Midstream Partners L.P. has filed a Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ...
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The Argument for $75 Oil Should Be $95 Oil

The oil industry may feel picked on by Barron's of late. Master limited partnerships (MLPs) were not exactly given the biggest welcome mat in a piece about Kinder Morgan Inc. ...
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