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Mexico’s Deepwater Attracts Exxon, Chevron, Hess Partnership

America's two supermajor energy producers, Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) and Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX), are joining forces with Hess Corp. (NYSE: HES) to bid as a group for rights ...
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4 Top Merrill Lynch Buy-Rated Stocks That Yield 5% or More

There is one thing that has become desperately clear to most everybody on Wall Street, rates are going nowhere any time soon, and possibly not until next year if any ...
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With Oil Down Over 20% in a Month, 4 Stocks to Buy Yielding 4% or More

Last year oil had a similar hiccup to what we have seen over the past month, when it rallied and then gave it all back. But some are convinced this ...
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RBC Very Positive on 3 Top Large Cap Dividend Oil Stocks

After a huge run from the February lows, the spot price of oil has recently pulled back about 10%, and for investors who have been waiting to add to positions ...
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Brexit Puts 4 Top European Dividend Stocks Yielding 4% to 7% On Sale

Nobody called the Brexit, and that is exactly what always happens when everybody sees just one potential outcome. The bottom line is the citizens of Great Britain are not xenophobic ...
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California Oil Refineries Investigated by State Attorney General

California Attorney General Kamala Harris has subpoenaed documents from the state's major oil refiners related to an investigation into whether the companies have artificially raised retail gasoline prices in the ...
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Has $800 Billion in Oil Simply Disappeared?

By one count, some 3 billion barrels of crude oil valued at about $840 billion have gone missing since the end of 2014. Adding in oil-equivalent barrels of natural gas, ...
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7 Top Oil and Gas Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades Too Big to Ignore

The week of June 10 was a volatile week for stocks, but West Texas Intermediate crude closed up less than 1% higher than the prior Friday at $48.88. The price ...
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China Oil Demand Could Skyrocket: 3 Top Stocks to Buy

It doesn’t take a genius to figure out that as the Chinese economy swings away from an export dependent model to a more services and consumer oriented one that demand for ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Alphabet, Royal Dutch Shell, Sunoco Logistics, Terex, Verifone, Williams and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher yet again on Wednesday. Investors have proven over and over that they will buy the stock market on dips and buy after bad news. ...
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Kinder Morgan Gets Go-Ahead for LNG Project

Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) reported Thursday morning that two company subsidiaries have received authorization from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to proceed with the company's Elba Liquefaction Project ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dick’s Sporting Goods, Randgold, Royal Dutch Shell, Sysco, Tesla and More

Stocks were indicated up on Thursday ahead of Friday's key unemployment and payrolls report, but the ADP payrolls report may have soured expectations. With the Dow now down about 500 ...
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4 Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy Now, Even as the Market Gets Extended

The way 2016 started off, it looked like we were in for a very dreary year. By mid-February the market had dropped a stunning 11.4% in six short weeks. The ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 3 Top Energy Stocks Rated Buy Yielding 4.5% or More

It almost seems funny now when talking heads on the financial networks talk about interest rates shooting higher on the 10-year and 30-year U.S. Treasury debt. Oh sure they are higher ...
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Shell Aramco Split Means No Oil Production Cut, Rising US Stocks

Since July, oil and stocks have traded in tandem. Heavy selling days in stocks that began at the start of 2016 came together with plunges in the oil market. Relief ...
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