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UBS Adds Oil Field Services Giant to Dividend Ruler Stocks Portfolio

Despite the constant chatter over when interest rates will rise, one thing remains a constant. Interest rates remain low, bonds are overvalued and the best place to look for consistent ...
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Oil Rigs Drop by 31, Hedge Funds Look Elsewhere for Profits

In the week ended April 24, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 703, compared with 734 in the prior week and 1,534 a year ...
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5 UBS High Conviction Stocks to Buy for Volatile Markets

Market pros will tell you that anytime you start getting triple-digit up and down days back to back on a consistent basis, you may be in for trouble. That kind ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aduro Bio, Facebook, Lululemon, MGIC, Nokia, Schlumberger, Yum and More

Stocks were indicated up on Monday morning after Friday's sell-off. One trend that has been in place for over three years now is that investors have lined up and bought ...
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Oil Rigs Drop by 26, Hedge Funds Increase Long Bets as Crude Prices Rise

In the week ended April 17, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 734, compared with 760 in the prior week and 1,510 a year ...
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Why Schlumberger Will Fire 11,000

The announcement was simple and came as a part of Schlumberger Ltd.'s (NYSE: SLB) terrible first-quarter earnings announcement. The carnage of layoffs continues across the oil industry due to low crude ...
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Schlumberger Job Cuts Now Total 11,000

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) reported first quarter 2015 results after markets closed on Thursday. The oil field services firm reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $1.06 on ...
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6 Key Earnings Previews This Week: GE, Kinder Morgan, Honeywell, UnitedHealth, Schlumberger, J&J

Corporate earnings season has just kicked off and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting their financial results in the week ahead. ...
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Despite Lower Oil Services Targets, Oppenheimer Still Sees Big Upside

What do Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI), Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) and Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) all have in common? A key investment bank, Oppenheimer, is lowering its earnings per ...
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UBS Has 4 Diversified Oil Services Stocks to Buy

Now that the plunge in oil seems to be settling out, and February was the first month since last summer when West Texas Intermediate (WTI) ended the month up, most ...
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5 Oil Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

The recent drop in oil prices has created a situation that is very complex for investors. Oil has become cheap again and the stocks tracking the oil and gas sector ...
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$50 Oil Will Cost at Least 1 Million Jobs

A study in 2008 about the collapse of the auto industry in America said the disaster would cost as many as 3 million jobs. The research from the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) covered only those jobs ...
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Analyst Has 3 Oil Stocks to Buy and 2 to Sell Now

BMO Capital Markets has just released its coverage for a group of major oil and gas stocks. Recently, oil has made a slight recovery after having fallen over 50% from its highs ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amarin, CenturyLink, Legg Mason, Rackspace, Transocean, Valero and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Wednesday after hitting new highs again. Investors have proven repeatedly for more than two years now that they want to buy all the dips. ...
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Halliburton Will Slash Up to 6,500 Jobs: Report

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) announced to its employees on Tuesday that the company would lay off between 5,000 and 6,500 employees due to low crude oil prices and the concomitant ...
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