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Crude Oil Rail Terminal Operator Files for IPO

Transporting crude oil from the Bakken field in the Upper Midwest and the oil sands of Alberta has become a big business for railroads. As long as pipeline transportation remains ...
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Fracking in California Gets New Approvals

Fracking may be critical to increased U.S. oil production, but it is also one of the most controversial, widespread technologies in America. Repeatedly, critics of the practice have warned of ...
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Vivint Solar Files for IPO

Vivint Solar Inc. has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms have been released for the offering, which will total ...
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Short Interest in Solar Stocks on the Rise Again

In three of the five solar stocks we track, short interest rose during the two-week period to August 15. The biggest movement was a rise in short interest in one ...
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Seadrill Sinking on Weak Outlook

Offshore drilling company Seadrill Ltd. (NYSE: SDRL) posted second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened on Wednesday. The company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.24 on revenues of $1.22 ...
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CONE Midstream Files for IPO — Sponsored by CONSOL and Noble

CONE Midstream Partners L.P. filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO) on Tuesday. The total filing was $350 million for common units ...
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Trina Solar Revenues, Margins Shrink on U.S. Tariff

Chinese solar PV maker Trina Solar Ltd. (NYSE: TSL) posted second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened on Tuesday morning. The company posted diluted earnings per American Depositary Share (ADS) of $0.14, ...
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Kinder Morgan Receives Ultra-Fast FTC Merger Clearance

Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) has already announced that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) approved an early termination for the Hart-Scott-Rodino waiting period. This waiting period started on August 10, ...
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JA Solar Stumbles on Falling Sales in China

JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: JASO) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The China-based solar panel maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per American Depositary Share (ADS) of ...
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Analyst Sees Value in Natural Gas Stocks to Buy

The energy sector has had a very solid 2014 as money has continued to chase some of the top large cap leaders in the area. As the price of West ...
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JinkoSolar Earnings Barely Clear Lowered Bar

JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE: JKS) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The Chinese solar panel maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per American Depositary Share (ADS) of $0.80 ...
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Solar Stocks Short Interest Heating Up Again

In three of the five solar stocks we track, short interest rose during the two-week period to July 31. The biggest movement, however, was a decline in short interest in ...
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Is Cal Dive Now Even Further At-Risk?

Cal Dive International, Inc. (NYSE: DVR) is finding itself in the soup yet again, after its chart resembles a staircase that has only gone down. Its stock has fallen by ...
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New Kinder Morgan Keeps Focus on Cash and Shareholder Returns

Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) CEO Richard Kinder takes a salary of just $1 a year for his role as chairman and CEO of KMI and the other companies in ...
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Kinder Morgan Consolidates: Opts for Simplifying the Business

Update: When Richard Kinder did not get the CEO job at Enron, he put together a deal to acquire Enron’s pipeline assets. The resulting company, Kinder Morgan Energy Partners ...
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