Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX)

Analysts Rake Over the Oil Patch, Chop Price Targets

When West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures closed above $50 a barrel on Monday, after rising nearly 9% in the month of July, it seemed that the benchmark level ...
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7 Top Energy Companies Reporting Earnings Tuesday

Now that the country's two supermajor energy companies have revealed second-quarter earnings, it's time for some of the industry's smaller players to report. We're going to take a look at ...
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Goldman Sachs Downgrade Highlights Weakness for Whiting, Hess, Cimarex

Goldman Sachs has soured on several exploration and production players in the oil and gas space, downgrading multiple companies in the sector. Tuesday's downgrade cited stock valuations and noted backwardation ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ambarella, BlackBerry, Schlumberger, Valero, Whiting Petroleum, Zynga and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Tuesday after a three-day weekend. The S&P is still indicated above 2,400 and the Dow is indicated to be above 21,000. Even though ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Asure Software, Fluor, Lam Research, Newfield Exploration, Tesla, Yext and Many More

Despite all the concern about tail risk and the French Presidential election, things played out close to plan as former Investment Banker and one-time Socialist Finance Minister Emmanuel Macron was ...
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Deutsche Bank Says Sell-Off in Quality Oil Stocks a Big Buying Opportunity

Just over a month ago, many of the top oil exploration and production stocks got a big boost as there was talk of a potential production cut to be announced ...
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Oil Barrels

Crude Oil Inventory Falls, Price Nears $50 a Barrel

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 3 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: FireEye, Occidental Petroleum, SeaWorld, Teva Pharma, Windstream, Zynga and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Friday after an unexpectedly stronger than expected payrolls report. Investors are looking for ways to make money, and they have proven over and ...
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Pump Jacks Against at Dusk

Why Nomura Lowered Estimated Energy E&P Q2 Losses

In a note published Wednesday, Nomura Securities energy analysts lowered their estimate of second-quarter net losses by 26% over their coverage universe of 35 exploration and production (E&P) companies. The ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Comerica, Dynegy, Newfield Exploration, NIKE, Oracle and Many More

Tuesday's bounce was on the heels of two large sell-offs in post-Brexit trading, and shares were up again on Wednesday morning. It is important to remember that investors have found ...
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Blue Flame

Stifel Raises Price Targets on 3 Very Hot Energy Stocks

One trend that we have started to see at the investment banks that we cover here at 24/7 Wall St. is a move down the capitalization ladder in the energy ...
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Insider Selling Light Despite Market Volatility Rising: Apple, Newfield Exploration, Shake Shack, Insperity and More

In a week that saw total reversal from the previous week's reports, insider selling, while still steady, dropped way down in volume. That is somewhat surprising as the S&P 500 once ...
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Oil pumps

Nomura Reviews 5 Oil E&P Companies After Earnings

Dozens of oil and gas exploration and production companies reported first-quarter results last week. It was another rough quarter, but many companies were able to meet much-reduced expectations and many are ...
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U Turn

Is Chesapeake Signalling a Turnaround?

While it's still too early to declare that Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) has completed a 180-degree turn, there are definite signs of progress. The latest is the company's first-quarter ...
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4 Oil Exploration and Production Stocks to Buy

Regardless of how the big OPEC meeting goes in Doha, the recent price moves of crude oil are signaling that prices will be going higher. The total collapse of working ...
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