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Analyst Sees Post-Merger Halliburton Worth Less Than Before

The just-announced $35 billion acquisition of Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) by Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) may be a hit in the long term, but at least one research firm ...
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Did Halliburton Get a Steal in the Baker Hughes Buyout?

With oil and gas producers getting set to announce 2015 production and spending targets that everyone expects to be lower than 2014 levels due to the drop in crude oil ...
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Baker Hughes and Halliburton: Formidable Competitor for Schlumberger

Oil field services firms Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) and Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) announced Monday morning that the two companies have reached a definitive agreement under which Halliburton will ...
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How Baker Hughes and Halliburton Would Stack Up Against Schlumberger

The reported merger talks between Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) and Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) would create a single oil field services company with a market cap of more than ...
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4 Oil Service Stocks With Huge Upside Despite Lower Oil Prices

The huge drop in spot oil prices has led many on Wall Street that were once big champions on the sector to start to back away. The fact of the ...
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Credit Suisse Adds New Stocks to Buy to Top Picks List

With the market still in full rally mode, many of the Wall Street firms we cover are adding and deleting stocks from their lists of best buys for institutional and ...
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Despite Huge Market Rally, Insider Buying Stays Very Strong

Two weeks ago, some market pundits were calling the then almost 8% sell-off a new bear market, and they were going to cash. That turned out to be a huge ...
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Analyst Still Sees 50% Upside in Schlumberger

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) received mixed news from independent research firm Argus after it reported earnings for its third quarter. As oil service companies and drillers saw their shares gutted ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ambarella, BBVA, GoPro, Intel, Micron, Schlumberger and More

Stocks hit the skids on Wednesday morning. Investors have to be considering if that elusive 10% market correction is finally going to occur. Still, investors have been buying oversold stocks ...
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Possibility of $80 Oil Makes Only 4 Oil Service Stocks a Buy

The continuing strengthening of not only the U.S. dollar, but oil inventories has kept the pressure on pricing, which while a great gift to consumers, makes the going for oil-producing ...
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Exxon, Rosneft Strike Arctic Oil, but Sanctions Force Well Shutdown

When Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) asked the U.S. Treasury and Energy Departments for an extra two weeks to shut down its joint well offshore of Russia’s northern coast, the ...
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Drop in Oil and Gas Prices Is a Buying Opportunity for Oil Services Stocks

After absolutely crushing most sectors of the S&P 500 over the past year, the energy services stocks finally started to see some serious profit-taking after West Texas Intermediate and Brent ...
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Analyst Says Russian Turmoil Could Hurt Top Oil Services Stocks

The oil services sector has been on fire for most of the past year, and until the recent decline in oil prices, everything still looked full-speed ahead for the rest ...
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4 Top Oil Service Stocks to Buy Now That U.S. Production Is Booming

One thing that really contributes to growing gross domestic product (GDP) is a shrinking trade deficit. One of the reasons the U.S. trade deficit is growing smaller is that slowly ...
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Oppenheimer Identifies Technical Breakout Stocks

Oppenheimer makes different sorts of analyst research reports available, some of which are fundamental and some of which are quantitative or technical. A new report indicates many new technical breakout ...
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