Marathon Oil Corp (NYSE:MRO)

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Deutsche Bank Loves 3 Top Energy Stocks Into Q2 Earnings

Earnings season is back, and following the energy master limited partnerships (MLPs), which had the first positive quarter since 2014, the energy sector is likely to have some winners when ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Coeur Mining, Laredo Petroleum, Marathon Oil, Nike, Statoil and More

Despite a pre-Brexit vote rally on Monday, stocks were again higher on Tuesday with the expectation that Britain will remain in the European Union. The reasons seem to differ each ...
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Marathon Stock Jumps on $888 Million Acquisition

Independent oil and gas company Marathon Oil Corp. (NYSE: MRO) announced Monday morning that it has signed a definitive purchase and sale agreement to acquire PayRock Energy Holdings. Marathon will ...
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Jefferies Analyst Likes 3 Edgy Beta Oil Stocks Now

One way or another, this week will help to either add volatility in a big way or shut it off for a while. With the long-awaited Brexit vote finally about ...
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7 Top Oil and Gas Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades Too Big to Ignore

The week of June 10 was a volatile week for stocks, but West Texas Intermediate crude closed up less than 1% higher than the prior Friday at $48.88. The price ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: First Data, GE, Sarepta, Western Digital, Walgreens, Zillow and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher yet again on Tuesday. Despite Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen saying rate hikes would come, investors currently believe that the weak payrolls report from ...
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As Oil Supply Remains Tight, Jefferies Has 4 Energy Stocks to Buy Now

When oil was getting crushed earlier in the year, all we heard was that supply remained huge and was overwhelming demand and storage capacity. That appears to be changing, and ...
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Nomura Analysts Remain Bullish on US Energy Sector

As the price for a barrel of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil continues to threaten $50, exploration and production (E&P) companies remain unconvinced that crude will rise to or beyond ...
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7 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy

A lot of things have taken place in the oil and gas sector of late. Positive things for a change. After briefly dipping below $30 earlier in 2016, the price ...
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4 Exploration and Production Stocks to Buy for Continued Oil Recovery

It never seems to fail. The harder a sector gets hit, the more the negative voices come out when most or all of the damage has been done. That is ...
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Despite Rally, UBS Only Likes 4 Large Cap Exploration and Production Energy Stocks

Many on Wall street are slowly but surely getting on the energy bandwagon, and with good reason. Oil has rallied sharply off the lows posted earlier in the year, and ...
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Why Wells Fargo Just Downgraded Marathon Oil

Although Marathon Oil Corp. (NYSE: MRO) may still be down massively from its prior highs, but its shares have doubled off the lows seen as recently as February 11. Now ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Clovis, CSC, Norfolk Southern, Sprint, Square, Western Digital and More

Stocks traded handily higher on Tuesday and economic data out of China actually was helping out futures again on Wednesday morning. Despite the major selling pressure that was seen in ...
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Marathon Sells More Assets, Taking Toll to $1.3 Billion So Far in 2016

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is selling more assets. After the close of Monday's trading, the company announced that it has signed agreements for the sale of certain non-core assets. ...
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Short Interest in Major Oil Companies Falls, Led by Exxon

Many short sellers backed away from mega-oil and large energy-related companies in the two-week period that ended March 15. The retreat was led by a drop in shares sold short in ...
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