BP p.l.c. (ADR)

NYSE: BP
$15.38
-$0.42 (-2.7%)
Closing price October 27, 2020
Short interest moves in oil and gas stocks were mixed in the two-week reporting period that ended October 15.
London-based oil giant BP reported a surprise profit in the third quarter. It may have been tiny, but the company has committed itself to continue paying a rich dividend yield even during the...
Low crude oil prices are supporting short sellers who increased their positions in the two-week reporting period that ended September 30.
Over the past year, NextEra's share price has risen sharply, while Chevron's has dropped by almost a third and Exxon's has tumbled by virtually half. Is there a message in the bottle, and will either...
Short sellers continued to see profits by betting against oil companies.
Thursday's top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Alphabet, BP, Chevron, DraftKings, Exxon Mobile, FedEx, NextEra Energy, Nikola, Penn National, Twitter and Zillow.
Monday's top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Adobe, BP, FedEx, GameStop, Gilead Sciences, Kroger, MGM Resorts, Micron Technology, Nvidia and Tradeweb Markets.
Short sellers mostly shaved their positions in oil and gas stocks in the two-week reporting period that ended August 31. Falling crude prices may change their minds again, though.
Short interest in oil and gas stocks generally fell during the two-week reporting period that ended August 14. There was, however, one significant exception.
Credit analysts at Moody's Investors Service see a bumpy road ahead for the oil and gas industry. Every sector, from exploration and production, midstream, refining and oilfield services faces...
Monday's top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Alibaba, Applied Materials, Baidu, BP, Brinker, Chevron, Marriott, Nvidia, Teladoc, Tesla and Yelp.
Short interest in oil and gas stocks mostly declined in the two-week reporting period ended July 31. There was one glaring exception, however.
Oil &and gas supermajor BP reported a second-quarter adjusted net loss of $6.7 billion and announced a dividend cut of 50%. Investors have bid the shares up as a result.
When BP reports second-quarter results Tuesday morning, analysts are expecting a sharp loss and sharply lower revenue. The company has maintained its massive dividend and probably has no choice but...
Oil and gas giant Shell reported second-quarter results Thursday that included a $22.3 billion noncash, pr-tax impairment charge on the value of its assets.