Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD)

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Exploration and Production Sector Takes Big Rating Downgrade From Standard & Poor’s

The credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's has just downgraded many of its official corporate credit ratings in the oil and energy patch. It took ratings actions on 20 different ...
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Why Jefferies Wants Investors to Buy 4 Top Energy Stocks Now

One thing energy investors are acutely aware of is that the oil downtrend has been brutal. The sector has underperformed for every year since 2012, which is unprecedented, and the ...
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If OPEC Blinks and Cuts Production, Buy These Top Oil Stocks at Once

It finally hit the tape Tuesday. There was some chatter that the OPEC oil cartel finally has started to let it be known that it would reduce production if other ...
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Does Big Oil Have These 3 Top Energy Companies in Their Sights?

Every day is seems like we have seen it. Oil down to 12-year lows, this week dipping under $30 briefly. You may be asking yourself, could it really decline that ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, BHP Billiton, CA, CarMax, Dean Foods, Freeport-McMoRan, Newmont, Shire, Wells Fargo and Many More

Stocks tried to stabilize on Monday, and Tuesday's early indications were for Dow and S&P 500 futures to be up almost 1%. Last week's sell-off may have been the worst ...
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Deutsche Bank Has 4 Blue Chip Dividend Oil Stocks With Big Upside Potential

Every day it seems like the same thing: falling oil prices and quality stocks getting murdered. Yet smart investors who have been around the Wall Street block, not attending their ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Newmont, Noble Energy, Paychex, Pioneer Natural, Southwest Air, Wells Fargo and Many More

Stocks were being sold off heavily yet again, making a four-day big drop for the Dow and &P 500. Trends can always be broken, and eventually they are always broken, ...
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4 Top Merrill Lynch Dividend Energy Stocks to Buy for Big Upside in 2016

Any way you slice it, the going will stay rough for the energy sector through 2016. While oil prices may start to bottom at current levels, there is no reason ...
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Oil and Gas Capital Spending Cuts Much Larger Than Production Cuts

Small and midsize oil and gas producers are expected to reduce production by about 1% year over year in the fourth quarter of 2015. Capital spending is expected to be ...
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3 Permian Basin Energy Companies That May End Up Huge Winners

After a nice run off the lows earlier this year, the price of oil seems to be hitting a roadblock around the $60 level, and it appears that, barring an ...
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Which Exploration Companies Can Still Win Under Low Oil Prices

Without a refining business to help offset low crude prices or the ability to export crude oil in quantity, among the hardest hit oil producers are the pure-play exploration and ...
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Nomura Sees More M&A in the Oil Patch

Investors and analysts have been talking about consolidation in the oil patch ever since the beginning of this year. But not many companies have stepped up to the plate, either ...
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Stifel Says Not to Wait for Oil to Bottom: 4 Stocks to Buy Right Now

While most of Wall Street tends to agree that a full oil recovery could take years, many do agree that things should start to improve by next year and will ...
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Very High Profile Insiders Selling Stock: Netflix, Google and More

Even though some pretty well-known people showed up selling stock this week, the bias is still firmly in the camp of the insiders who are buying stock. Ever since the ...
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Energy Stocks Are Detested, but Merrill Lynch Has 3 to Buy

The more the markets hate a sector, the more the reasons start to pile up for long-term investors to look at it. With OPEC calling for higher prices down the ...
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