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8 Oil and Gas Stocks That Analysts Want You to Buy Now

The week of September 23 was somewhat of a strong one for the oil and gas industries. Sadly, that strength wasn't seen late on Friday. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude is again trading ...
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RBC Sees Potential Huge Oil Supply Gap Coming: 4 Big Oil Stocks to Own Forever

It was inevitable, and when benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude slid all the way to $26 back in February, you can just imagine the production projects that were based ...
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Why Credit Suisse Sees Western Refining Having 60% Upside to 2020 in Gains and Dividends

Western Refining Inc. (NYSE: WNR) still may be well off of its highs, but it also has recovered handily off of its lows. Shares of the El Paso, Texas-based company ...
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Why Credit Suisse Sees Big Upside in Enterprise Products Upgrade

From a six-month high of near $30 per common unit, Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD) shares had dropped about $4 as of Friday's close. The last peak (over $27) ...
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Analyst Has 3 MLPs to Buy Yielding Well More Than 9%

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is plentiful, is a clean alternative and is quickly growing in demand around the globe. The product is natural gas that has been converted to liquid form ...
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Smart Sand Files for IPO

Smart Sand has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing terms were listed in the filing but the ...
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6 Top Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy

The markets have seemingly exited their holding pattern since the Brexit recovery, and volatility has returned. With this, crude oil has made a handy recovery from its lows this year, ...
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Why This Tiny Drop in the Rig Count May Bring at Least Some Concern

Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) released its weekly oil rig count late on Friday, and we have already started seeing some breaks in the growth of the number of rigs. ...
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Oil May Be Headed to $60 in 2017: 4 Large Cap Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

The long decline in oil that started last year ended in February of 2016 with the spot price declining to an incredible $26 per barrel. It also forced many companies ...
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Freeport-McMoRan, Anadarko in $2 Billion Offshore Deal

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) announced late Monday that the company's oil and gas subsidiary has agreed to sell its deepwater Gulf of Mexico assets to Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: APC) for ...
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Are Short Sellers Losing Interest Solar Energy Stocks?

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on August 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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Short Sellers Decrease Bets in Major Oil

The short interest data have been released for the August 31 settlement date. With oil prices seemingly on the slow path to recovery and the Dow and S&P 500 still ...
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Why Williams, Enterprise Deal May Not Be Dead Yet

Last Thursday, Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD) confirmed that it had approached the Williams Companies Inc. (NYSE: WMB) about a merger and then said it had withdrawn its offer. ...
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4 MLPs to Buy on Stifel’s Income List With Yields Up to 11.5%

Despite all the consternation Friday about the possibility of the Federal Reserve raising rates in September, the bottom line is it likely wait until December to let the political cycle play out, ...
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JPMorgan Is Playing Oil Safe With 3 Dividend-Paying Integrateds

While it’s clear that some of the bigger players in the oil markets would like to watch output to keep prices from fading below the $40 level, newer entrants like ...
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