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Is This Becoming the Second Worst Oil Chart of the Modern Era?

Finding a bottom in the price of oil has become an elusive game of cat and mouse -- or maybe a game of dollars versus logic. What is amazing to ...
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Deutsche Bank Lowers Price Targets on Top Oil Stocks to Buy

Now that the OPEC ministers have decided not to cut output, and there is going to be somewhat of a war of wills on who will blink first, one thing ...
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Are Oil Analysts Getting Too Pessimistic With Lower Oil Prices?

The drop in the price of oil has felt monumental considering that the U.S. economy is still holding up well when the world’s growth engine is idling. This may be ...
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UBS Sees 4 Large-Cap Energy Stocks as Possible Acquisition Targets

For most of the past year, the price of oil stayed handily over the $100 mark. Recently, and much to the delight of motorists and consumers here at home, prices ...
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Analyst Stock Picks Based on Rising Earnings Revisions

Oppenheimer's Asset Management unit has released its Monitor of Analysts’ Earnings Revisions List. This is the so-called MAER List, which analyzes trends in revisions to the consensus earnings estimates alongside ...
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America’s 10 Fastest Shrinking Companies

Equity markets have been extremely strong in the past few years. Most of America’s largest companies have managed to increase revenue, profitability, and shareholder distributions, sending their share prices to ...
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Five Stocks That Could Benefit From Lifting of Oil Export Ban

When the Arab oil embargo hit in 1973, long gas station lines formed around the country, and frustrated motorists waited for hours in line to fill up. In a few ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Intel, Lululemon, MannKind, Marathon, Occidental and More

It is Friday (the 13th, mind you) and stocks are trying to find direction after a couple of big selling days this week. Investors keep hearing that the raging bull market ...
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First Kurdistan Oil Export Is Welcome News for U.S. Oil Companies

In a move that has been expected for some months now, the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has defied the Iraqi central government and begun exporting crude oil from the Turkish ...
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UBS Says Don’t Hedge These Five Stocks — They Will Go Higher

When stocks have had a good run, many firms suggest writing covered calls on the stocks to generate extra income. The theory on "overwriting" is that the stocks are worn ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, HP, Kors, Oracle, Shutterfly and More

Stocks are recovering from the recent sell-off, but investors remain anxious to make gains but to avoid the next major sell-off. 24/7 Wall St. goes over dozens of analyst research reports each ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Apple, Exxon and More

Stocks have pulled back marginally but are still close to all-time highs. We are sliding into year-end, and investors are trying to position themselves for 2014 and beyond. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Citigroup, GE, Melco Crown, Oracle and More

Investors and traders alike have been positioning their portfolios and assets going into year-end, at the same time that stocks keep challenging all-time higher highs almost each week. 24/7 Wall ...
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J.P. Morgan Sees Solid Earnings from Big Integrated Oil Stocks

The big North American integrated oil and major oil-producing stocks will begin to release their quarterly results on October 24. The research team at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: ...
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Mixed Signals for Oil Stocks

As a group, oil and gas stocks are lower in early afternoon trading Monday, but there are a few exceptions. A few major companies are getting a boost from the ...
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