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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on Top Oil Service Stocks

Despite the stomach churning volatility in the markets, one solid place to be this year has been the oil service names. In a new research report, the oil service and ...
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Oil Services Earnings Dominated by American Activity

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The oil field services firm reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $1.21 on revenues of ...
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Rival Earnings Expectations: Schlumberger vs. Baker Hughes

Earnings season is upon us, and Thursday will bring earnings reports from Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) and Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI). These two do not always report earnings on ...
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Baird Very Cautious on Energy: Six Top Stocks to Buy Now

The S&P 500 has churned in a fairly tight band of being down 6% to up 2% during 2014 as investors continue to digest the ongoing tapering by the Federal ...
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J.P. Morgan Raises Price Targets on Top Large-Cap Oil Service Stocks

Large-cap oil service stocks are trading at valuations that are very close to multiyear cycle troughs. Is there a reason why investors are loath to own these top names when ...
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Short Interest Declines in Oil and Gas Sector, With One Exception

Short interest in several large oil and gas stocks dropped in the two-week period to January 31, probably on expectations of greater demand due to an improving global economy. Short ...
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UBS Cautious on Oil Services, Says to Buy Only These Five Stocks

Many of the firms we cover on Wall Street are not overly excited about energy or oil services stocks this year, and the good news may be the bad news. ...
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Oilfield Services: Picking a Value Play

Global drilling demand will either slow down or speed up in 2014, according to energy industry pundits. The direction depends in large part on oil and gas producers' capital spending, ...
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Oil and Gas Short Interest Looking for Payoff This Week

Short interest in several large oil and gas stocks rose in the two-week period to January 15, likely as a result of expected pressure on crude oil prices, refining margins ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Apple, Gap, GE, 3D Systems and More

Earnings season and 2014 are both well underway, and investors are still positioning their portfolios for 2014. Each morning, 24/7 Wall St. looks over many Wall Street analyst research reports ...
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International Growth Boosts Schlumberger Earnings

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2013 results before markets opened Friday morning. The oil field services firm posted adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $1.35 ...
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Analyst Sees Four Great Oil Services and Equipment Stocks in 2014

America's quest for energy independence is coming as a catalyst to buy the oilfield services and equipment sector stocks. Sterne Agee is saying that these companies should have steady earnings ...
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Credit Suisse Favors Quality at Any Price Top Momentum Growth Stocks

The market has gained nearly 60% since the September 2011 announcement of Operation Twist, which started the cycle of quantitative easing (QE). Gains during this period were primarily driven by ...
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UBS Top High Conviction Stock Picks for 2014

With 2013 in the record books, we continue scanning our Wall Street firms for their top stock picks for 2014. The U.S. equity strategy team at UBS is out with ...
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Deutsche Bank Has Seven Top Oil Services and Equipment Stocks for 2014

As 2013 comes to an end, oil prices and natural gas prices have surged due to demand and extremely cold weather across the nation. With exploration and production (E&P) companies ...
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