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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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Merrill Lynch Has 5 Large Cap Energy Stocks to Buy Now

Needless to say, the recent energy rout has taken on multiple dimensions as the pall of lower spending and the effect on economic growth has become more clear. Breathlessly, Wall ...
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5 Top Producers in the Eagle Ford Shale

In just the six years since 2008, crude oil production in the Eagle Ford shale play in south Texas has grown from 352 barrels of oil a day to more ...
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Lower Oil Prices and the Initial Impact on Houston

If there is one major city in the United States that doesn't want oil to remain at or under $50 per barrel for very long, it has to be Houston, ...
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Gas Prices Fall for 107 Days Straight

On Friday the average price of a gallon of gasoline in the United States was $2.168. By Saturday morning that price had slipped by more than a penny to $2.152, ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Tuesday

December 16, 2014: Here are four stocks among the 378 equities making new 52-week lows today. Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE: ABX) posted a new 52-week low on Tuesday of $10.28. Based ...
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The World’s Top 10 Oil Companies

The price of a barrel of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil has fallen from more than $100 a barrel in late June to less than $60 a barrel. While ...
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Is This Becoming the Second Worst Oil Chart of the Modern Era?

Finding a bottom in the price of oil has become an elusive game of cat and mouse -- or maybe a game of dollars versus logic. What is amazing to ...
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Major Oil Short Sellers May Have Missed the Boat

Short interest data for the November 28 settlement date has been released. Most of the top oil stocks, except for Exxon, saw their short interest fall in this period. Whether ...
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What Oil Companies Should Have Learned From Mining Companies

Since the beginning of 2011, some of the world’s largest mining companies have lost a third to nearly 90% of their market value as global demand for their products declined. ...
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Conoco Enters Confessional: Sees 2015 Capex Down by 20%

The world’s largest independent energy exploration and production (E&P) company will be doing less exploration in 2015 and, it says, about 3% more production. ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP), which is the ...
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3 States Where Gas Won’t Fall Below $3

Gasoline prices have fallen below $2.60 for a gallon of regular in about half of the states. Speculation is that prices will fall below $2 in several parts of the ...
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Deutsche Bank Lowers Price Targets on Top Oil Stocks to Buy

Now that the OPEC ministers have decided not to cut output, and there is going to be somewhat of a war of wills on who will blink first, one thing ...
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Major Oil Short Interest Still Wary of Falling Prices

Short interest data for major oil stocks was released for the November 14 settlement date. Most of the top oil stocks, with the exception of ConocoPhillips, saw their short interest ...
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Are Oil Analysts Getting Too Pessimistic With Lower Oil Prices?

The drop in the price of oil has felt monumental considering that the U.S. economy is still holding up well when the world’s growth engine is idling. This may be ...
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