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Source: ThinkstockThe collapse of crude oil prices that started last Fall and continued through the first half of March this year has forced many U.S. producers to delay new drilling or well...
The only way to describe this past week for energy stocks would be to say that it was atrocious. Still, analysts on Wall Street have issued more reports calling out their favorite oil stocks to buy.
Whiting Petroleum shares have taken a huge jump in Monday's trading session on reported rumors that it is shopping for a buyout.
Monday's top analyst upgrades and downgrades include Amazon.com, BlackBerry, F5 Networks, J.P. Morgan, Juniper Networks and United Continental.
Monday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations include AbbVie, Alcoa, Apple, Deckers Outdoor, Dish Network, Pfizer and Petrobras.
Tuesday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations include ADT, Microsoft, 3D Systems, Tesla and Yelp.
The dramatic drop in crude oil prices in the last half of 2014 has not yet slowed production in the Bakken play, but it has made it more difficult for producers to make a profit.
Wednesday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations include American Electric Power, BP, Halliburton, Cypress Semiconductor, J.C. Penney, Schlumberger and SanDisk.
Thursday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations include American Express, Apache, Cliffs Natural Resources, Denbury Resources, JetBlue Airways and Synchrony Financial.
These are the top Wall Street analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Monday, June 16, 2014. They include AMD, American Express, Dish Network, Exelon, GNC, Medtronic and Micron Technology.
These are the top Wall Street analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Thursday, June 12, 2014. They include Apache, Apple, Hewlett-Packard, Qualcomm and Sprouts Farmers Market.
These are the top Wall Street analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Thursday, June 5, 2014. They include Apple, Lululemon, Microsoft, NBG, Twitter and Whole Foods.
Now that stocks have sold off from their all-time highs, investors have decided that they better be very careful. These were this past week's big Sell ratings issued by Wall Street analysts.
These are the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations on Monday, April 7, 2014. They include Alcoa, Avago Technologies, Citigroup, Intel and Newmont Mining.
These are the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall Street research firms on is Monday, February 10, 2014. They include Fairway Group, J.P. Morgan, Red Robin and Vodafone.