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US Drilling Rig Count at Lowest Point in More Than 5 Years

In the week ended January 30, the total number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States came in at 1,223, compared with 1,317 in the prior week and ...
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Baker Hughes, Halliburton Beat the Odds on Earnings

Two of the world’s largest oilfield services companies reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) has agreed to be acquired by Halliburton ...
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What to Expect From Halliburton and Baker Hughes Earnings

Leading oilfield services companies Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) and Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) are both scheduled to report their fourth-quarter results Tuesday before the U.S. markets open. This comes ...
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US Drilling Rig Count Falls by 74 in Past Week

The number of drilling rigs working in the United States as of last Friday totaled 1,676, down by 74 from the previous week’s total. The week ending January 16 saw ...
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The Top 10 Earnings for the Week Ahead

Corporate earnings season is upon us, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger reporting companies for the coming week. We have taken a ...
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5 Ways to Play the Oil Price Plunge

By Andrew Topf of Oilprice.com The collapse of the oil price has created losers and winners, and like every major movement in a commodity sector, the trick for investors is ...
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US Drilling Rig Count Fell by Largest Total in 23 Years

The number of drilling rigs working in the United States as of last Friday totaled 1,750, down by 61 from the previous week’s total. The week ending January 9 saw ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Crocs, Halliburton, Nuance, Staples, Yelp and More

Stocks were taking a steady breather going into the unemployment report after two major rallies in a row this week. What stands out is that investors keep proving that they will ...
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US Drilling Rig Count Tumbles to 2-Year Low

Among the first indications we expect to see that the falling cost of crude oil is putting economic pressure on oil producers is a drop in the number of rigs ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baker Hughes, CryoLife, Halliburton, Nabors, Red Hat, Sonus and More

Stocks were indicated higher yet again on Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average in striking distance of 18,000. Investors have shown over and over that they will buy stocks ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Ally, FedEx, Halliburton, Intel, Tenet, Tyco and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Thursday after a monster snap-back rally on Wednesday. With the Fed indicating a dovish stance in 2015, investors are looking for value and overlooked stocks. ...
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Outlook for Oilfield Services in 2015

The world’s four largest oilfield services companies posted all-time share price highs in mid-2008 when crude oil prices were nearing a record high above $140 a barrel. Two of the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AEP, BP, Halliburton, Cypress Semi, J.C. Penney, Schlumberger, SanDisk and More

Stocks were looking for direction Wednesday morning. Investors keep proving that they will buy value stocks or stocks that are discounted when they can. 24/7 Wall St. looks over dozens ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

November 26, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 76 equities making new 52-week lows today. SeaDrill Ltd. (NYSE: SDRL) dropped about 22.7% today to post a new 52-week low ...
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Follow the Sand to the Real Fracking Boom

By James Stafford of Oilprice.com When it takes up to four million pounds of sand to frack a single well, it’s no wonder that demand is outpacing supply and frack sand ...
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