Schlumberger (NYSE:SLB)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baidu, Caterpillar, GE, Honeywell, Kimberly-Clark, Schlumberger, Southern Energy and More

Stocks were trading lower on Monday ahead of this week's slate of central bank meetings. Still, investors have clearly reverted back to the steady trend of buying pullbacks that prevailed ...
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3 JPMorgan Analysts Focus List Stocks to Buy Now

With the first-quarter earnings reporting more than half over, the numbers for the most part are continuing to come in reasonably solid. Many of the top firms on Wall Street ...
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Schlumberger Earnings Down Nearly 60%

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) reported first-quarter 2016 results after markets closed on Thursday. The oil field services firm reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $0.40 on revenues ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ArcelorMittal, Boeing, Intel, Schlumberger, Yahoo, Vivint Solar, Johnson & Johnson and More

Stocks were indicated higher yet again on Wednesday, with the Dow over 18,000 and the S&P 500 back at 2,100. The memories of all the selling pressure during the first ...
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Top Analysts Upgrade and Downgrades: Apple, Express Scripts, Facebook, Gap, Intel, Schlumberger and More

Last week ended with a furious rally that pushed the indexes back into positive territory for 2016, after the sell-off that started the year had moved stocks into correction territory ...
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2 Oil Services Companies May Benefit Big When Iran Returns to Oil Market

If there was ever a topic for heated discussion, it’s the deal the United States has made with Iran that essentially lets the country out of the penalty box and ...
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Short Interest in Major Oil Companies Falls, Led by Exxon

Many short sellers backed away from mega-oil and large energy-related companies in the two-week period that ended March 15. The retreat was led by a drop in shares sold short in ...
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UBS Has 4 Top Oilfield Services Stocks to Buy in Anticipation of Higher Oil Prices

While some have dismissed the rise in oil prices as mere short covering, the reality is that production has dropped dramatically, and less of the black gold is coming out ...
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The 18 Companies That Will Buy Back the Most Stock in 2016

When corporations are profitable and established, they tend to return capital to shareholders. This can be achieved via stock buybacks to shrink the float and to support the stock, or ...
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5 Fresh Mega-Cap Analyst Upgrades Too Large to Ignore

Has the stock market bottomed? If so, which stocks and sectors should investors be looking at? These are two very common questions asked by investors in 2016, after the Dow ...
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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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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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5 Huge January Stock Buybacks Too Big to Ignore

Investors love dividends. They also love stock buybacks. At the higher tax-bracket, some investors actually do better after their taxes and fees on buybacks (capital gains) than they do off dividends. ...
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In Oil Services, Schlumberger Is More Resilient Than Halliburton

The oil services industry is about to undergo two very large mergers. While antitrust authorities are still hounding the process somewhat, it’s doubtful that the mergers won’t be approved in ...
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Oil Companies to Slash More Jobs

One unintended consequence of the rapid drop in oil prices is that company managements in the sector desperately need to cut costs. Layoffs are usually a means to lower expenses, ...
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