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OPEC Production Cut Could Be Big for Top Oilfield Services Stocks

The sustained low price of oil finally has gotten to the OPEC member nations, and Wednesday they did something about it. In an unexpected move, the cartel agreed on a ...
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4 Jefferies Large Cap Franchise Picks That Also Pay Solid Dividends

With the third quarter all but over, and the market waiting this week to see if the Federal Reserve will increase rates (which most think they won’t), we are taking a ...
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12 Companies Laying Off the Most Workers

Tech giant Cisco Systems is expected to announce plans to lay off 14,000 employees in the coming weeks, nearly one-fifth of its total headcount, according to technology news site CRN. ...
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3 Oil Service Giants to Buy as Rig Count Slowly Improves

It still seems hard to believe that just a little over two years ago oil prices were bubbling near the $100 a barrel level and everything was a go in ...
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Jefferies Likes Growth Over Value Now: 4 Top Stocks to Buy

Value stocks have acted outstanding over the past year, and many people like to stay in the value arena when the market is right at all-time highs. Value stocks have ...
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What to Expect From Schlumberger, Southwestern Energy Results

After Thursday's closing bell, two energy companies, one a producer and the other a services company, are scheduled to release quarterly results. One is tagged to post a smaller year-over-year ...
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Merrill Lynch Sees Stronger Rig Recovery: 3 Top Buys for Q3

If there is one segment that could be a solid shot for long-term investors it is oilfield services, and one of the leading indicators is the rig count of working oil ...
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Did Halliburton Earnings Hit Bottom in Q2?

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday. For the quarter, the oil and gas services company posted an adjusted diluted loss per share of $0.14 on ...
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What to Expect From Halliburton’s Earnings Report

Oilfield services firm Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) is scheduled to report second-quarter results before markets open Wednesday. Analysts are looking for a per-share loss of $0.19 and revenues of $3.76 ...
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Jefferies Sees Oilfield Services Demand Growing: 4 Top Stocks to Add Now

While things certainly have improved for the energy sector, and specifically oilfield services, the price for oil actually has faded about 10% from recent highs, as it looks like a ...
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9 Top Earnings to Watch for in the Week Ahead

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 have hit consecutive all-time highs over the course of the last week. Some analysts are worried that the markets may have gone ...
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Oil Services Giant Added to Jefferies Franchise Picks Portfolio

With earnings reporting for the second quarter underway, along with the second half of 2016, many of the top companies we follow on Wall Street are making some changes to ...
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With Markets Trading Near All-Time Highs, These 4 Dividend Stocks Look Safe

After a blistering sell-off following the Brexit decision, the S&P 500 has rallied back to within a few points of all-time closing highs. Combine that with interest rates at historical ...
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Over 20 Key Oil & Gas Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

The week of June 17 ended up a down week after the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell almost 200 points. The fears of what may happen in a Brexit scenario ...
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Investors Prefer Oil Field Services Now Over E&P Stocks: 3 to Buy

The huge oil trade that started off the lows in February has been a boon for investors that disregarded overly bearish Wall Street warnings and bought shares at the bottom ...
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