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Schlumberger Now That Much More Attractive, With Other Buyout Candidates Highlighted

The oil patch has been a very fickle sector of late. With the price of oil tanking to under $40 per barrel, profitability is going to be a tough road ...
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Why UBS Says to Buy the Big 3 Diversified Oil Services Stocks

The energy tug-of-war continues, and one thing experienced investors know is that one day those who hold their nose and buy stocks now will have a well-deserved payback. The problem ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Baker Hughes, GoPro, Merck, Microsoft, Yahoo and Many More

Stocks bounced sharply off their lows on Wednesday, and Thursday has positive indications. The reason for this always seems to be different each time, but the trend that lives on ...
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6 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You To Buy Now

Earnings season is well underway, Greece may be closer to being resolved, and China and Iran are being factored into the markets. Still, the S&P 500 slid 2.2% this last ...
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How Halliburton Beat Earnings Expectations Despite Challenges

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Monday. The oil and gas services company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.44 on revenues of ...
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4 Stocks to Buy With Earnings and Price Targets Revised Higher

With the first-quarter earnings season drawing to a close and most of the S&P 500 companies closing the book, all in all it was a good start to the year. ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Goldman Sachs has the worst reputation of any major American company. Upstate New York-based grocery chain Wegmans is the most highly-regarded company. Also notably, Samsung surpassed Apple this year as ...
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7 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

The oil and gas sector is still trying to find its footing after oil fell precipitously from $100 to under $50. Many big and small energy players have been caught ...
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Oil Rigs Drop by 31, Hedge Funds Look Elsewhere for Profits

In the week ended April 24, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 703, compared with 734 in the prior week and 1,534 a year ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altera, Amazon, Chipotle, Halliburton, MGIC, Nokia, SAP, Teva and More

Stocks were down slightly on Wednesday, after two days of being indicated higher. The trend that has remained in place for almost four years now is that investors keep buying ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: GE, IBM, Bristol-Myers, Encana, Halliburton, Rio Tinto, WhiteWave and More

Stocks were indicated up on Tuesday, even after Monday's big gains. The trend that is nearing four years old now is that investors keep buying stocks on weakness. 24/7 Wall ...
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Halliburton Results Hammered by Charges

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Monday. The oil and gas services company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.49 on revenues of ...
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3 Top Deutsche Bank Picks for Oil Services Upcycle

If there is one thing that has played out before, it is the boom and bust cycle in the oil industry. As a result there have always been some predictable ...
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Despite Lower Oil Services Targets, Oppenheimer Still Sees Big Upside

What do Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI), Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) and Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) all have in common? A key investment bank, Oppenheimer, is lowering its earnings per ...
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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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