Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX)

What’s Driving Merger Mania in the Oil Patch?

A lot of money has been committed to mergers and takeovers in the oil & gas industry in just the past week. The first deal was the $1.7 billion merger ...
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The Top 20 Must-Know Investor News Items for the Week of November 2

  This last week was a crazy end to the October selling craze being followed by a flood of stock buying this week prior to Friday's major profit taking. ...
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Did Encana Pay Too Much for Newfield Exploration?

Calgary-based Encana Corp. (NYSE: ECA) announced Thursday morning that it has agreed to acquire Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE: NFX) in an all-stock deal valued at $5.5 billion, not including the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Deckers Outdoor, Expedia, Intel, Juniper Networks, Pure Storage, Southwest Airlines, NXP Semiconductors and More

The futures traded flat Friday morning as investors continue digesting a huge week of second-quarter earnings, and the second-quarter GDP report. The blow-up of Facebook yesterday rocked the Nasdaq, which ...
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Stifel Stays Positive on Energy Stocks Into Earnings: 5 Top Buys

Just when it seemed that oil was ready to head to $80 a barrel, the combination of increased OPEC and Russian production, along with the Saudis putting the production pedal ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AbbVie, Amazon, Anadarko, Broadcom, CA, Chipotle, ConocoPhillips, GE, Honeywell, J&J, 3M, NetApp, Netflix and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher after Wednesday's sell-off broke a five-day streak. Investors have had less faith and lower rewards by buying the dips in 2018 than in prior ...
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Jefferies Starts Coverage on 4 Top Exploration and Production Stocks

With everything seemingly looking up for the energy sector, there could very easily be a geopolitical item right around the corner that could move the price of oil higher. The ...
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Despite Oil Back Above $68 per Barrel, 10 Major Oil and Gas Stocks Still Negative So Far in 2018

With West Texas Intermediate crude oil putting in another strong day, a gain of more than $2 per barrel has put the price of benchmark crude back above $68.50 per ...
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Exxon Mobil, Newfield Exploration Drill into Wednesday’s 52-Week Low Club

March 7, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 50 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday's session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by less than ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

March 6, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.3% at 2,728.13. The DJIA closed relatively flat at 24,883.85. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.6% at 7,372.01. Tuesday was mixed day ...
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Tile Shop, Newfield Exploration Sink into Wednesday’s 52-Week Low Club

February 21, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 66 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday's session. On the NYSE decliners led advancers by about 40 ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

December 6, 2017: The S&P 500 closed flat at 2,629.31. The DJIA closed down 0.16% at 24,142.49. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.2% at 6,776.38. Wednesday was a mixed day ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AGCO, Ford, GM, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Netflix, Visa and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Friday the 13th after a small sell-off on Thursday. What investors know is that the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq are all effectively ...
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Analysts Rake Over the Oil Patch, Chop Price Targets

When West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures closed above $50 a barrel on Monday, after rising nearly 9% in the month of July, it seemed that the benchmark level ...
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7 Top Energy Companies Reporting Earnings Tuesday

Now that the country's two supermajor energy companies have revealed second-quarter earnings, it's time for some of the industry's smaller players to report. We're going to take a look at ...
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