Occidental Petroleum Corp (NYSE:OXY)

Why Mega-Cap Dividend Energy Stocks May Be the Best 2020 Bet

Even though oil has stayed above the critical $50 a barrel level, the energy sector has been a huge disappointment this year. While the S&P 500 is up almost 20% ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abbott Labs, CSX, IBM, Netflix, Occidental, Whiting, Amgen, Gilead, Merck, Pfizer and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Thursday as the world appears to have better hopes for a Brexit framework out of Europe. Investors are having to grapple with ...
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5 Raymond James Analyst Favorite Picks With Huge Implied Upside

For the first time in many years, active managers are outperforming index funds year to date, and that should be a loud wake-up call to passive investors. After a more ...
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Energy Short Sellers Raise Their Bets Against the Giants

Crude oil traded around $52.35 a barrel early Thursday, essentially unchanged in the past week, but far below a high of $62.90 posted on September 16, the first trading day ...
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Does a 38% Dividend Hike by ConocoPhillips Match Reality in Oil & Gas Ahead?

It might seem odd with the lower oil prices and with energy stocks in the tank that one of the industry giants might really want to commit to raising its ...
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4 Blue-Chip Large-Cap Stocks That All Yield a Massive 7% or More

It became clear earlier this month that interest rates are going nowhere for the rest of this year, and they may not go anywhere in 2020. The Federal Reserve is ...
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Some Energy Short Sellers Feeling Squeezed

Crude oil traded around $56.29 a barrel early Wednesday, up more than $2.00 in the past week, but far below a high of $62.90 posted on September 16, the first ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Amgen, Apache, Chewy, Clorox, Concho Resources, Disney, Edwards Lifesciences, Occidental and More

The futures traded somewhat lower Monday morning after comments over the trade dispute Friday by the U.S. president sent the market lower. With the third quarter almost in the books, ...
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Short Sellers Pull Back on Energy Stocks

Crude oil traded around $54.11 a barrel early Thursday, down nearly $3 in the past week. Over the past month, the price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude for immediate ...
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5 Incredible Blue Chip Stocks With 6% or Higher Dividends

Even though interest rates have plunged back to the levels seen six and seven years ago, the reality is that we are in some of the lowest rate levels in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amgen, Aramark, Chevron, Deere, Exxon, Hecla, Occidental, Urban Outfitters, Whiting and More

Stocks were very volatile in the prior week after the worst one-day sell-off of 2019, but a late-week recovery is being followed by broad gains on Monday as long-term Treasury ...
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Which Big Oil & Gas Stock Is the Prettiest Pig at the Carnival?

It has been a tough time to be an investor buying stocks in the energy sector. With many of the oil and gas stocks having seen massive losses, there also ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Apple, Barrick Gold, Domino’s, Intel, McDonald’s, Occidental, Salesforce and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally lower on Tuesday. The market may have taken it on the chin on Monday over trade and currency fears with China, but the 1.2% ...
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Short Sellers Pile Into Energy Stocks

Crude oil traded around $53.85 a barrel early Monday, down about $2.85 in the past two weeks. Over the past month, the price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude for ...
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Oil & Gas, Apparel, Pharma Vying for S&P 500’s Worst Group of 2019

The stock market has experienced yet another 5% correction after hitting all-time highs just in July. What really stands out for 2019, particularly if you just followed the emotions of ...
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