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BP Earnings Hurt by Russian Sanctions

BP PLC (NYSE: BP) reported third-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The oil and gas supermajor posted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of $0.99 on revenues of ...
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Short Sellers Attacked Oil Giants as Oil Slid Toward $80

Short interest data for major oil stocks was released for the October 15 settlement date. Most of the top oil stocks, with the exception of Petrobras, saw their short interest ...
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Major Oil Stocks Short Interest Surprise

Short interest data for major oil stocks was released for the September 30 settlement date. Most of the top oil stocks, with the exception of Petrobras, saw their short interest ...
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What Happens When Oil Drops Below $90 a Barrel?

Since late June, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil is down more than $10 a barrel and Brent crude is down about $8 a barrel. And nearly every oil industry ...
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Key Changes in Short Interest for Major Oil Stocks

Short interest data for major oil stocks were released for the mid-September settlement date. Investors appeared to be shying away from shorting these oil companies, with the exception of BP. ...
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Is Petrobras Becoming Too Tied to Brazil Elections and Sentiment?

Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (NYSE: PBR), or Petrobras, is showing how dangerous it can be for one company to be considered such a key market barometer for upcoming elections. With Brazil ...
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Short Interest on the Rise in Major Oil Stocks

The short interest data from the August 29 settlement date is out, and we saw a bias toward higher short interest readings, compared to the August 15 settlement date. The ...
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Merrill Lynch Changes Ratings on Key Oil Giants

Bank of America Merrill Lynch made some key changes to its oil ratings on Tuesday. The move consists of a downgrade for Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) and upgrades for ConocoPhillips ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BP, Ciena, Finisar, SanDisk, VeriFone, Vertex, Wynn and More

Stocks were soft on Friday ahead of the unemployment report. Still, the markets are effectively around all-time highs, and investors remain optimistic about the U.S. recovery and are looking for ...
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BP Gross Negligence Ruling Could Cost Billions of Dollars More in Fines

BP PLC (NYSE: BP) looks to be having its worst trading day of 2014, and perhaps much further back. A ruling in the Deepwater Horizon disaster could imply that BP's ...
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Is Halliburton Out of the Woods on Deepwater Horizon Settlement?

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) announced a settlement on Tuesday concerning the class claims regarding the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico. The case was originally filed in ...
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BP Stock Falters After Earnings on Threat of More Russian Sanctions

BP PLC (NYSE: BP) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. The oil and gas supermajor posted diluted earnings per American Depositary Share (ADS) of $1.09 on revenues of ...
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Transocean Partners Submits IPO Filing

Transocean Partners LLC, a spin-off from Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG), has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO) of 17.5 million common ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, BP, Broadcom, Garmin, Gigamon, KKR, Potash, Zillow and More

Stocks were trying to stage a small recovery on Wednesday after two days of selling pressure have rattled the markets. Investors are still looking for upside in stocks, but perhaps ...
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GM Recall Charges Could Wipe Out 50% of Profits

When is an accounting charge wrong? Usually when it is too low. General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) has set aside $1.2 billion as a charge to earnings for the current ...
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