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Huge Refinery Run May Be Over: Analyst Has Just 3 to Buy Now

For almost three years, and through the staggering collapse in oil prices, the refiners continued to be the last stronghold for beleaguered oil and gas investors. However, the party may ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Akamai, BBVA, Dean Foods, SolarCity, Valero and Many More

Stocks got a big boost on news that Janet Yellen is talking down the Federal Reserve's desire to hike interest rates no matter what. Investors in 2016 have used rallies ...
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Valero Earnings Signal Year-Ahead Issues for Refiners

Oil refiner Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE: VLO) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 earnings before markets opened Thursday. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) totaled $1.79 in the quarter, compared with EPS ...
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Can Refiners Continue Making Huge Profits?

Of the four largest U.S. oil refiners, two boosted net income in each quarter of 2015. Two of the four report fourth-quarter results later this month, and the other two ...
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Credit Suisse Raises Price Targets on 4 Refining Stocks to Buy

While low crude pricing can be a burden on the top integrateds and exploration and production companies, it is welcomed by the refiners, which have for the most part, had ...
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Valero Earnings Rise 40% on Cheap Crude Oil

Oil refiner Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE: VLO) reported third-quarter 2015 earnings before markets opened Wednesday. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) totaled $2.79, compared with EPS a year ago of $2.00. ...
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What to Expect from Valero Earnings

Before markets open on Wednesday morning, Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE: VLO) is scheduled to release third-quarter results. The consensus estimates for the oil refiner and ethanol maker call for earnings ...
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What to Expect From Major Energy Companies This Earnings Season

Anyone waiting for some good third-quarter news from U.S. oil companies is very likely to be disappointed when these firms report earnings beginning later this month. Pure-play exploration and production ...
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8 Great Value Stocks With Solid Dividends Under 10 Times Earnings

Now that stocks have finally sold off, the stock market is in price discovery mode for a proper valuation. Many stocks are starting to look incredibly cheap, based on common ...
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Will Ethanol Prices Recover in September?

The spot price for a gallon of ethanol has fluctuated in a narrow range between about $1.40 and $1.50 for the past six weeks. The September report from the U.S. ...
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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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4 Oppenheimer August Best Idea Stocks to Buy

Needless to say, this has been an up and down trading year, and often history suggests that a sluggish first half in the market leads to a sluggish second half. ...
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Cheaper Crude Doubled Valero Refining Income

Oil refiner Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE: VLO) reported second quarter 2015 earnings before markets opened Thursday morning. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) totaled $2.66 compared with EPS a year ago ...
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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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After BP Results, Big Oil Earnings Prospects at Oxy, Exxon, Chevron, Valero

When energy super-major BP plc (NYSE: BP) reported second-quarter results very early Tuesday morning, the headline number is the $6.3 billion loss attributed to low crude oil prices and a ...
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