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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on 4 Top Refiners to Buy

Clearly in the energy sector it has been a huge struggle for exploration and production stocks, as well as the oil services stocks. One area that has consistently outperformed this ...
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Will Other Refiners Follow Marathon and Hike Dividends?

Oil refiner Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) announced at noon on Wednesday that its board has authorized a dividend increase from a current level of $0.25 per share to $0.32 ...
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6 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You To Buy Now

Earnings season is well underway, Greece may be closer to being resolved, and China and Iran are being factored into the markets. Still, the S&P 500 slid 2.2% this last ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, GM, SolarCity, Sunesis, United Continental, Disney, Valero and More

Stocks were looking for a small bounce on Friday. Again, the trend that keeps staying alive is that investors will buy every stock market sell-off when they think there are bargains. 24/7 ...
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3 Refiners to Buy as Americans Hit the Road in Huge Numbers

One thing that lower gasoline prices over the past year have done is get American drivers back on the road in a big way, and they were out in full ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ambarella, eBay, Rite Aid, TiVo, Yahoo, Valero, Virtu and More

Stocks were looking for a slightly positive opening on Wednesday, an effort to unseat recent market weakness. The one trend that is now nearly four years old is that investors ...
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5 Large Cap Rising Star Stocks Portfolio Managers Love

One thing that always happens in institutional portfolio management is trades become “overcrowded.” What that means is hedge fund and mutual fund managers who tend to talk among themselves all ...
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Gas Prices Above $3 in California

The national average price for a gallon of gasoline on Sunday morning was $2.429. The highest price among all 50 states was California’s $3.205 per gallon, more than a nickel ...
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Cowen Raises Estimates on 6 Top Refining Stocks to Buy Now

The refining industry has stood out in the energy world as a huge winner, while most of the sector has been bombarded over the past nine months. Despite the solid ...
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5 Top Picks From the Credit Suisse 32 Contrarian Stock Ideas

With the market moving ever higher, albeit in fits and starts, stock prices seem to many investors as though they may be getting a little bit rich. With a price-to-earnings ratio ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Carnival, Ericsson, Honeywell, Pier 1, Tesoro, Trimble and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Friday morning after Thursday's sell-off. Again, the trend that has ruled for almost three years now is that investors almost unconditionally buy stocks ...
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Gas Prices Rising at Quickest Pace Since 2013

Higher crude oil prices, the beginning of refinery maintenance season and some unplanned production problems at U.S. refineries have all contributed to 35 straight days of rising pump prices for ...
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US Refinery Strike Widens to 15 Plants

The strike by the United Steelworkers Union (USW) against U.S. refiners widened at midnight Sunday morning to include three Motiva refineries and a Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE: RDS-A) chemical ...
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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on 4 Top Refiners

While crude oil pricing has been a cruel mistress for the large integrateds and the independent exploration and production companies, it has been serving the refiners quite well, thank you. ...
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Bull and Bear

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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