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Short Sellers Get Even More Aggressive Against Big Oil Stocks

Oil prices are continuing to make a slight recovery on the last short interest report, but it seems that the industry has slid back, and common sense would say that ...
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Government Attacks BP Over Gulf Cleanup Assessment

The Deepwater Horizon spill has done much more damage to the Gulf of Mexico than BP PLC (NYSE: BP) claims, according to the Deepwater Horizon Trustee Council. Maybe the huge ...
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Do Short Sellers Think Oil Stocks Have Bottomed?

In the previous short interest report, many of the major oil stocks had their highest short interest readings. However, the current report could suggest that short sellers worried that a ...
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6 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy

Since the bull market is now six years old, 24/7 Wall St. is looking for what may be some of the overlooked or oversold opportunities out there for investors with ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BP, Exxon, Exelon, Home Depot, Sirius XM, McDonald’s, Disney and More

Stocks were indicated higher after a couple days of selling. The one trend that remains in place is that investors buy stocks whenever there is a pullback. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Short Sellers Betting the Farm Against Big Oil Stocks

Oil prices made a slight recovery on the last short interest report, but it seems that the industry has slid back, and common sense would say that short sellers have ...
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US Refinery Strike Widens to 15 Plants

The strike by the United Steelworkers Union (USW) against U.S. refiners widened at midnight Sunday morning to include three Motiva refineries and a Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE: RDS-A) chemical ...
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BP Energy Outlook Shows Renewables Rising, Coal Falling

While the world’s population and wealth grow over the next 20 years, so too does demand for energy. As we might expect, most of the growth comes in emerging economies. ...
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Short Sellers Press Their Bets on Major Oil

Oil prices made a slight recovery recently but overall the industry has been kicked in the teeth, and common sense would say that short sellers have made huge bets and boatloads ...
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Refiners Post New 52-Week Highs

Two of the country’s largest oil refiners posted new 52-week highs Tuesday, even as both saw picket lines outside their plant gates. Tesoro Corp. (NYSE: TSO) has picketers outside three ...
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BP Earnings Show It Is a Likely Survivor

BP PLC (NYSE: BP) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. For the quarter, the oil and gas supermajor posted adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share ...
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The Top 10 Corporate Earnings for the Week Ahead

Corporate earnings season is just reaching its peak, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting in the coming week. We have taken ...
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Short Sellers Pounce on Major Oil and Gas Stocks

Oil has gotten kicked in the teeth, and common sense would say that short sellers have made huge bets and boatloads of money as the stocks and commodities around the ...
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Synchrony Earnings Send Stock to New High

Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Friday. The white-label credit card issuer reported diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $0.64 on net ...
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Oil and Gas, Gold Lead Markets Higher on Friday

The International Energy Agency (IEA) released its January Oil Market Report Friday morning and cut its estimate for oil demand growth 2015 by 350,000 barrels a day, from 1.3 million ...
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