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RBC Loves 5 Energy Stocks as Oil Pushes Back Toward $50

The oil bears were out in full-force over the past month as OPEC compliance to the production cuts dropped to lows and supplies started to pile up. But with motorists ...
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How 5 Energy Companies Fared on Earnings Thursday

Five energy companies we like to track reported second-quarter results this morning. They range in size from supermajor Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE: RDS-A) to refiners Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BHP Billiton, HP, Kinder Morgan, Marathon Petroleum, Nike, Pfizer, Rite Aid, Tesla and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Thursday after the European Central Bank statement remained quite dovish. The major equity indexes all remain just under all-time highs. Even though this bull ...
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Refining May Be Best Energy Play Now: 3 Dividend Stocks to Buy

Despite the fact that OPEC compliance is down to its lowest levels since the production cuts were announced last November, the low prices for gasoline, especially in the busy summer ...
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Jefferies Says Now Is the Time to Buy Top Energy Stocks

With an enormous amount of institutional movement leading the charge, the energy sector has been absolutely hammered. In fact, the Energy Select SPDR Fund (NYSE: XLE) is down just under ...
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Top Strategist Moves Energy to Overweight: 5 Top Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

While the overall market continued to chug ahead during the first quarter of 2017 in a continuation of the Trump rally, energy stocks have suffered as the price of crude ...
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refinery

Jefferies Adds Big Dividend-Paying Leader to Franchise Picks List

As we head deeper into February, many of the top firms we cover here at 24/7 Wall St. are tweaking their high-conviction stock lists for 2017, and many are trying ...
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2016 Energy Earnings Seen Down 86%

There's little question that the first three-quarters of 2016 was a rocky period for energy companies. The election of Donald Trump in November lit a fire under the sector, however, as ...
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natural gas pipeline

Is Williams Companies Really Simplifying Its Business?

Whenever an energy pipeline company says it is taking an action in order to simplify its structure, a wise investor prepares for complexity. The Williams Companies Inc. (NYSE: WMB) is ...
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Oil pumps

Top Oil & Gas Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baker Hughes, Chevron, Nabors, Occidental, Shell and Many More

This year is sure starting out in a different spot than 2016 was for the oil and gas companies within the energy sector. Oil may have sold off big on ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AbbVie, Chevron, Home Depot, Nike, Qualcomm, VMware and More

Stocks were up very slightly on Monday morning, but not enough to offset Friday's sell-off after the Clinton email situation was brought back front and center. The earnings floodgates are ...
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Pipeline

Obama Administration Halts Work on Dakota Access Pipeline

In a joint announcement released Friday, the U.S. Department of Justice, the Department of the Interior and the Department of the Army have stopped further work on the Dakota Access ...
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Energy Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

August was not a kind month to U.S. crude oil producers. Crude prices dropped by nearly 8% to close the month below $45 a barrel. September got off to an ...
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oil refinery

Jefferies Issues Top Refining and Marketing Stocks to Buy

Analysts at Jefferies on Monday initiated coverage on four independent oil refiners and their affiliated logistics master limited partnerships (MLPs). After a period of high crack spreads in the year ...
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Pipeline

Bakken Pipeline Project Acquires New Partners, Potential Shipper

The Bakken Pipeline project has been a joint venture between Energy Transfer Partners L.P. (NYSE: ETP) and Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. (NYSE: SXL) until Wednesday morning's announcement that the two ...
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