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Petrobras Stock Recovers 8% on Some Good News

Listing all the troubles that have hit Petrobras, formally Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. (NYSE: PBR), over the past several years would take a long time. Better just to look at the ...
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Alternative Energy sources

Analyst Sees 50% More Upside in SunEdison After First Wind Acquisition

SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) is getting a steal of a deal in its acquisition, along with TerraForm Power Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP), of First Wind. That is the take of Merrill ...
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KMI Tanker

How MLP Funds and ETFs Will Treat Kinder Morgan Holdings Post-Merger

Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) is just about to hold its special meeting to vote on a monumental merger. The Kinder Morgan operating company is about to roll up its ...
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Drilling Rig

Analyst Sees Post-Merger Halliburton Worth Less Than Before

The just-announced $35 billion acquisition of Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) by Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) may be a hit in the long term, but at least one research firm ...
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solar power

Is the Solar Industry Really Getting Well?

In 2013 the global solar panel industry installed about 39,000 megawatts of new modules. At least one industry analysis firm, NPD Solarbuzz, estimates the solar photovoltaic (PV) demand will rise ...
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Did Halliburton Get a Steal in the Baker Hughes Buyout?

With oil and gas producers getting set to announce 2015 production and spending targets that everyone expects to be lower than 2014 levels due to the drop in crude oil ...
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onshore wind farm

SunEdison and TerraForm Power to Acquire First Wind

SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) and TerraForm Power Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP) have entered into an agreement to purchase First Wind for a total of $2.4 billion of committed bridge financing. First ...
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Oil pipeline

Rosebud Sioux Tribe Says Keystone XL Pipeline Is ‘Act of War’

A Tuesday vote in the U.S. Senate on the Keystone XL pipeline appears to be headed for passage but is still one vote short of the super-majority of 60 that ...
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Drilling Rig

Baker Hughes and Halliburton: Formidable Competitor for Schlumberger

Oil field services firms Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) and Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) announced Monday morning that the two companies have reached a definitive agreement under which Halliburton will ...
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Who Wins If Keystone XL Is Approved?

The U.S. House of Representatives is scheduled to vote Friday on -- and certainly approve -- a measure to allow construction of the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline by TransCanada ...
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Smart Sand Partners Files for IPO

Smart Sand Partners L.P. has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms were set for the offering, ...
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What Will Petrobras Look Like After This Scandal?

Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (NYSE: PBR), or– Petrobras for the rest of us, is proving that there are risks investing in Brazil that are above and beyond, whether or not the ...
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Drilling Rig

How Baker Hughes and Halliburton Would Stack Up Against Schlumberger

The reported merger talks between Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL) and Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) would create a single oil field services company with a market cap of more than ...
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Sky Solar IPO Debuts Well on Tough Day for Solar Sector

Sky Solar Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: SKYS) announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 5.525 million American depository shares (ADSs). Each ADS represents eight of its ordinary shares, and ...
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Kinder Morgan pipeline

Azure Midstream Files for IPO — Another MLP

Azure Midstream Partners L.P. has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given for the offering, ...
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