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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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4 Top Oil Service Stocks to Buy Now That U.S. Production Is Booming

One thing that really contributes to growing gross domestic product (GDP) is a shrinking trade deficit. One of the reasons the U.S. trade deficit is growing smaller is that slowly ...
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Credit Suisse Energy and Cleantech Stock Picks With as Much as 65% Upside

Just when the clamor had reached a crescendo that the market was ready to roll over, we saw a return to buying Monday. While there is still a lot of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Allergan, Amazon, Chipotle, Netflix, QIWI, Sarepta and More

Stocks were staging a recovery on Tuesday and investors are again looking for upside and sectors where they feel safe. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each ...
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Earnings and Buyback Drive Halliburton to New Highs

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Monday. The oil and gas services company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.91 on revenues of ...
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UBS Adds Top Energy Pick to Equity Focus List and Upgrades Sector

With the stock market seemingly printing new highs every day, anxious investors are starting to wonder if it is time to pull the trigger and sell, or add capital to ...
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Three Oil Field Services Stocks at All-Time Highs

The world's three largest oil field services companies closed on Friday at or near all-time high stock prices. And this is happening despite intense competition in North America, where services ...
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U.S. Oil Companies With the Most Exposure to Iraq

Whether or not you believe that the United States invaded Iraq in 2003 to preserve access to the country's oil, the fact is Iraq sits on a lot of crude. ...
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$100 per Barrel Oil Is Huge for Top Oil Service Stocks to Buy

Oil service stocks are dependent on oil pricing for adding additional business on a sequential and year-over-year basis. Face it, what oil company is going to commit more capital expenditures ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

American consumers have a higher opinion of Amazon.com than any other company. For the second year in a row, the online retailer held the top slot, beating out popular brands ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Boeing, Ciena, Facebook, Goodyear, Xerox and More

Earnings season is in full force, and stocks are again within striking distance of new all-time highs. Investors want upside from stocks, but they want to avoid the dogs and ...
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Halliburton Company Earnings Point at New 52-Week High

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Monday. For the quarter, the oil and gas services company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.73 ...
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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on Top Oil Service Stocks

Despite the stomach churning volatility in the markets, one solid place to be this year has been the oil service names. In a new research report, the oil service and ...
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Baird Very Cautious on Energy: Six Top Stocks to Buy Now

The S&P 500 has churned in a fairly tight band of being down 6% to up 2% during 2014 as investors continue to digest the ongoing tapering by the Federal ...
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J.P. Morgan Raises Price Targets on Top Large-Cap Oil Service Stocks

Large-cap oil service stocks are trading at valuations that are very close to multiyear cycle troughs. Is there a reason why investors are loath to own these top names when ...
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