Energy Business

How Halliburton Hopped Over a Much Lowered Bar

Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened on Monday. The oil and gas services company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.04 on revenues of ...
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Why Schlumberger Q1 Earnings Left Investors Unimpressed

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened on Friday. The oil field services firm reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.25 on revenues of ...
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4 Large Cap Energy Stocks to Lead Earnings Higher

The recent bounce for crude oil pricing is a welcome sign for investors that saw huge declines in 2015, which finally bottomed in early 2016. The recent downturn once again ...
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America’s Most And Least Polluted Cities

The American Lung Association has come out with its 2017 "State of the Air" report. The research findings are mixed. Much of the air across the nation has gotten safer ...
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Why Kinder Morgan Earnings Didn’t Fire Up Investors

Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) reported first-quarter 2017 results after markets closed Wednesday. The midstream giant posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.17 per share on revenues of $3.42 ...
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Will Kinder Morgan Earnings Set Tone for MLPs?

The country's second-largest energy infrastructure company, Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI), will report first-quarter 2017 earnings after markets close Wednesday. Analysts have forecast earnings per share (EPS) of $0.18, flat ...
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Stifel Adds 4 Top Energy Stocks to Select List Portfolio

As we have reported recently, with earnings coming out full blast the top firms we cover on Wall Street are getting their initial glimpse at first-quarter results, and they are ...
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US Adds Most Drillings Rigs Since 2010: 5 Stocks to Buy for 2017 Gains

What a difference a year can make. Even though the price of oil took a dive recently after a 100% gain off the lows posted in early 2016, prices have ...
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5 Permian Giants That Are Must-Own Stocks for Energy Investors

Most investors who own energy stocks are well aware of the Permian Basin. It reaches from just south of Lubbock, Texas, to just south of Midland and Odessa, extending westward ...
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Chevron Is the DJIA’s Worst Performing Stock for 2017

Shares of Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) slid about 2.5% last week, with most of the dip coming on Thursday. The stock lost $2.76 per share in the holiday-shortened week. For ...
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Tapstone Energy Files for IPO

Tapstone Energy has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were listed in the filing, but ...
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Select Energy Services Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

Select Energy Services has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects to price its 10.6 ...
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Short Sellers Undecided on Solar, Alternative Energy Stocks

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on March 31.  Of the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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Rising Oil Prices Push Short Sellers Out of Major Oil Stocks

Since Trump has taken the White House, crude oil had traded above $50 a barrel until early March. This level was once thought as a support level, but after crude ...
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Vine Resources Gears Up for IPO

Vine Resources has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were listed in the filing, but the ...
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