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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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Oil pumpjack

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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Oil drilling rig

UBS Has 4 Diversified Oil Services Stocks to Buy

Now that the plunge in oil seems to be settling out, and February was the first month since last summer when West Texas Intermediate (WTI) ended the month up, most ...
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$50 Oil Will Cost at Least 1 Million Jobs

A study in 2008 about the collapse of the auto industry in America said the disaster would cost as many as 3 million jobs. The research from the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) covered only those jobs ...
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Oil drilling rig

Halliburton Will Slash Up to 6,500 Jobs: Report

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) announced to its employees on Tuesday that the company would lay off between 5,000 and 6,500 employees due to low crude oil prices and the concomitant ...
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Drilling Rig

Weatherford Slashes 8,000 Jobs on Low Crude Oil Prices

Oilfield services company Weatherford International Inc. (NYSE: WFT) reported fourth-quarter results after markets closed on Wednesday, and the company managed to beat earnings per share estimates by a penny, but ...
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Drilling Rig

Baker Hughes, Halliburton Beat the Odds on Earnings

Two of the world’s largest oilfield services companies reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Tuesday. Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) has agreed to be acquired by Halliburton ...
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What to Expect From Halliburton and Baker Hughes Earnings

Leading oilfield services companies Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) and Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) are both scheduled to report their fourth-quarter results Tuesday before the U.S. markets open. This comes ...
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Wall Street/NYSE

The Top 10 Earnings for the Week Ahead

Corporate earnings season is upon us, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger reporting companies for the coming week. We have taken a ...
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