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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Barrick, Facebook, Halcon, Qualcomm, Synchrony, Texas Instruments and More

Stocks were indicated to take a breather on Thursday, but this week has so far been one of recovery rallying. If there is a trend that was set in stone, it has been ...
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5 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy

The oil and energy sector is in a rough spot. Still, a Federal Reserve report showed less-bad expectations even as rig counts are still on the decline. Still, West Texas ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AmEx, BIND, Devon, GM, Novavax, Teck and More

Stocks have recovered slightly on Tuesday morning. One trend that has held steady is that investors keep buying their favorite stocks every time the market sells off. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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How Low Crude Prices Affect Nations, States and Companies

It probably goes without saying, but an oil and gas production company’s value rises and falls primarily on the value of the resources it is sitting on. When oil is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Gap, Rio Tinto, Tesoro, Valero, Zynga and More

Stocks were higher on Friday the 13th. For over two years now, investors have used every single pullback as a chance to keep buying stocks they wanted to own or ...
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The World’s Top 10 Oil Companies

The price of a barrel of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil has fallen from more than $100 a barrel in late June to less than $60 a barrel. While ...
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Conoco Enters Confessional: Sees 2015 Capex Down by 20%

The world’s largest independent energy exploration and production (E&P) company will be doing less exploration in 2015 and, it says, about 3% more production. ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP), which is the ...
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Merrill Lynch Changes Ratings on Key Oil Giants

Bank of America Merrill Lynch made some key changes to its oil ratings on Tuesday. The move consists of a downgrade for Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) and upgrades for ConocoPhillips ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chevron, Netflix, Newmont, Southwest, Stratasys and More

Stocks were mixed early Tuesday as the equity markets looked for direction. Still stocks are effectively at all-time highs and investors are looking for good value and other opportunities to ...
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Cowen Says Go With the Big Oil Names for Dividends and Best Returns

Despite their relatively good performance, and West Texas Intermediate (WTI) oil pricing that has remained strong and above $100 per barrel, many investors, especially institutional investors, are underweight the big ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Deckers, InterMune, Medivation, Pan American Silver and More

Stocks are hitting news high, earnings season is winding down and Washington, D.C., seems to no longer be a concern. Investors still worry about buying the top and about the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Groupon, Nordstrom, Seagate, Walmart, Whole Foods and More

Stocks are back to within striking distance of their highs, earnings season is winding down and investors and analysts keep looking to properly balance their expectations for the rest of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Best Buy, Citigroup, EMC, NuSkin, Twitter and More

Earnings season has arrived, and investors and analysts alike are still making many changes to their positions for 2014. Each morning, 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of Wall Street analyst research reports. We ...
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Morgan Stanley Dumps Global Oil Trading on Russia’s Rosneft

Global mega-bank Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) said late Friday that it has agreed to sell its global oil trading business to Russia’s state-controlled oil giant OAO Rosneft for an undisclosed ...
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Is the Keystone XL Pipeline Dead?

The Keystone XL pipeline will not be built. And while the environmentalist arguments against the pipeline had a significant impact in delaying construction of Keystone XL, the primary reason it ...
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