National Oilwell Varco (NYSE:NOV)

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15 Major Oil and Gas Analyst Upgrades After OPEC Production Cuts

The week of November 28 to December 2 was less robust in the equity markets than in prior weeks since the election, but do not dare tell that to the oil ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades for Tuesday: Baker Hughes, Brocade, CenturyLink, Chevron, Juniper, National Oilwell Varco and Many More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Tuesday, but it feels like the market is just looking for direction ahead of the Federal Reserve's FOMC meeting and ahead of next week's ...
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8 Big Stocks Analysts Want You to Sell Now

So, the bull market is now seven and a half years old, valuations are high, the Federal Reserve wants to raise interest rates and there are uncertainties about the election ...
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12 Companies Laying Off the Most Workers

Tech giant Cisco Systems is expected to announce plans to lay off 14,000 employees in the coming weeks, nearly one-fifth of its total headcount, according to technology news site CRN. ...
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Over 20 Key Oil & Gas Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

The week of June 17 ended up a down week after the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell almost 200 points. The fears of what may happen in a Brexit scenario ...
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Is a Stock Buyback the Best Thing Baker Hughes Can Do Now?

When Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) reported first-quarter earnings last week, CEO Martin Craighead complained that the now-terminated merger agreement with Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) was hampering the company's ability ...
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Why and How Much Analysts Are Warming Back Up to National Oilwell Varco

Oilfield services company National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE: NOV) reported a narrower-than-expected first quarter loss on Thursday of just $0.06 per share. The consensus called for a loss of $0.10 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Chipotle, eBay, JetBlue, Kraft Heinz, Twitter, Gap, NOV and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Wednesday, partly dragged down by a disappointing Apple earnings report. It still seems that investors have returned to a mentality of buying the pullbacks rather ...
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National Oilwell Varco Slashes Dividend 90%

Oilfield services provider National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE: NOV) announced Monday morning that the company is chopping its quarterly dividend from $0.46 to $0.05 per share. The company attributed its ...
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Analysts Keep Taming National Oilwell Varco Targets

Will there ever be an end to the misery of the oilfield services companies? National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE: NOV) reported fourth-quarter results on Wednesday morning and the stock dropped ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: GoPro, Illumina, Mattel, Match, Peabody, Petrobras, Wayfair, Yahoo and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Thursday after having been in positive territory in the wee-hours of the futures trading. Another rally has been used as an opportunity to sell, even ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Anadarko, CSC, DuPont, First Solar, Halliburton, Mattel, Priceline, Starbucks and Many More

Stocks were indicated lower again on Tuesday after a major sell-off on the first trading day of the year. While a drop Monday of up to 400 points in the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cablevision, Chipotle, Flextronics, GoPro, Nabors, Ocwen, Pier 1, Staples and Many More

Stocks were getting pounded lower in the early hours of Friday, making for a bad week for the stock market ahead of the holidays. The trend that investors have followed ...
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National Oilwell Varco Beats Profit Estimate; Sees Weaker Q4

National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE: NOV) reported third-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday. The oil field services and drill rig technology firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Schlumberger Now That Much More Attractive, With Other Buyout Candidates Highlighted

The oil patch has been a very fickle sector of late. With the price of oil tanking to under $40 per barrel, profitability is going to be a tough road ...
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