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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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Goldman Sachs Makes Major Ratings Changes to Its Oil Outlook for Stocks and Prices

Of all the brokerage firms that can make waves with new sector and market research calls, Goldman Sachs would be considered at the top of the list. After all, Goldman ...
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The Bleak Texas Energy Jobs Picture in 2016, and the Coming Spillover Elsewhere

The jobs market is all peachy in Texas. At least that is what the monthly reports from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) would indicate. What must be kept in mind ...
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2 Mega-Cap Value Plays If Oil Turns Around

From $50 a barrel during the middle of October, benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude has declined more than 30% to trade at $34 lows by mid-December. The unwillingness of ...
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