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How Strong Is the Outlook for Laredo Petroleum?

Independent oil and gas producer Laredo Petroleum Inc. (NYSE: LPI) has a reputation as one of the most efficient producers in the Permian Basin, where it sits on proved reserves ...
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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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Devon Reaps $858 Million From Midland Basin Asset Sale

Oil and gas producer Devon Energy Corp. (NYSE: DVN) announced Wednesday afternoon that the company has agreed to sell $858 million worth of assets in the Midland (Permian) Basin in ...
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Merrill Lynch Says Permian Basin Oil Stocks Best for Growth: 3 to Buy Now

For the first time in a long time, the oil rig count grew last week, and although it went just a touch higher, the overall count is still down huge ...
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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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Analyst Raises Expectations on Top Energy Stocks to Buy

One thing that has gotten our attention here at 24/7 Wall St. is something that has rubbed top Wall Street analysts the wrong way. Many investors have chased lower quality energy ...
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Jefferies Has 3 Top Oil Stocks to Buy for a Return to $50 Oil

While the recent surge of oil seems to have run into a wall at $40, one thing seems to be in place. The market lows appear to have been put ...
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If Energy Rally Is Sustained, These 4 Stocks Should Continue to Do Well

Any way you slice it, U.S. oil and natural gas production has fallen, and will continue to fall, as many producers simply can’t make money at current prices and are ...
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Oil Barrels

Top Jefferies Energy Picks as 4 Big Producers Freeze Production

We wrote back in January that eventually somebody would blink, and while at first glance the news of a production freeze at January levels from Saudi Arabia, Russia, Qatar and ...
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3 Huge Analyst Stock Picks to Buy Now for 2016 Gains

As we have discussed in detail, the 2016 market sell-off is one that is trading more on worries than reality. With market metrics as bad as the dark days of ...
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Pump Jacks Against at Dusk

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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