Questar Corp (NYSE:STR)

This Year’s 5 Best Performing S&P Dividend Aristocrats Stocks

Clearly after years of underperformance, and the constant chatter from Wall Street talking heads that rates were going higher, investors have turned to the top yielding stocks for income and ...
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Dominion Resources Expands Westward With Questar Acquisition

Dominion Resources Inc. (NYSE: D) announced Monday morning that it has reached an agreement to acquire Questar Corp. (NYSE: STR) for $25 a share in cash, or a total of ...
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Huge Index Rebalance Means Massive Buy Orders for 4 Top Stocks

On the close Friday, the S&P High Yield Dividend Aristocrats index is set for a rebalance. What this means is the index will be rebalanced to reflect reweighting allocations across ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arista, Baidu, Chevron, Lexmark, Occidental, Salesforce and More

Stocks were up very marginally on Wednesday ahead of what is expected to be a no-rate-hike day from the Federal Reserve. The Greek issues are becoming less of an issue as ...
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Huge Dividend Index Rebalance Means Massive Buy Orders for 5 Stocks

On the close Thursday, the S&P High Yield Dividend Aristocrats Index is set for a rebalance. What this means is the index will be rebalanced to reflect reweighting allocations across ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, EMC, Facebook, Twitter, IBM , AcelRx and More

Stocks have recovered after a min-correction, and investors are looking for bargains while wanting to avoid buying the top. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens analyst research reports each day for ...
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Raymond James Lists Top Energy Stocks and MLPs to Buy

The United States may be on the verge of becoming a net exporter of energy products. Ultimately along with the rebirth of the housing sector, this could be the engine ...
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Top Rated Buy Stocks From UBS “Key Call” Portfolio (UBS, APC, STZ, KEY, LOW, MNST, STR, TSO, TWX, USB)

We have reported at great length recently on the lists put out by Wall Street firms that highlight their best of the best picks. Whether it is the “Conviction Buy List,” ...
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Exxon’s Natural Gas Confession Bad For All; Maybe An Earnings Warning? (XOM, CHK, BP, ECA, COP, DVN, EOG, APC, UPL, STR, UNG)

At a meeting in New York this morning, Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) CEO Rex Tillerson said that his company is “losing our shirts” on natural gas production. Did he ...
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Is Natural Gas Staging a Comeback? (XOM, CHK, BP, ECA, COP, DVN, EOG, APC, UPL, STR, UNG)

It has been almost exactly two years since Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) completed its $31 billion merger with XTO Energy to create the largest natural gas company in the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (ALU, ARMH, AVP, BCS, CSCO, C, HGSI, LAD, LOGI, NVDA, STR)

These are some of Tuesday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls. Alcatel-Lucent SA (NYSE: ALU) Cut to Neutral at JPMorgan. ARM Holdings PLC (NASDAQ: ...
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Will Natural Gas Prices Ever Rise? (XOM, BP, CHK, ECA, COP, DVN, EOG, APC, UPL, STR)

A barrel of oil contains about six times as much energy as a thousand cubic feet of natural gas. By that metric, at today's WTI price of around $90/barrel, natural ...
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Natural Gas Players At-Risk As $4.00/tcf Gets Broken (UNG, XOM, CHK, ECA, DVN, EOG, STR, LNG, CQP, CLNE, WPRT)

If you believe that an energy policy in the United States can happen in the coming years, there is almost no way that natural gas can be ignored.  The massive ...
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Restructuring World: Major Spin-Offs From Major Companies (AIG, PUK, AMR, BAC, BCS, BP, GE, GENZ, HBC, LMT, MDR, MOT, STR, SUN, VZ, FTR, VSH)

Restructuring never ends in many large corporations.  After a week's worth of reading through dozens of corporate deals in the pipeline and analyzing others which could be close, it seems ...
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Chinese Solar Stocks Take Off (YGE, JASO, CSIQ, STP, TSL)

Chinese Solar stocks, as measured by Tickerspy's Chinese Solar Stocks Index (*CHSOL), are up over 4.5% today.  The solar sector has performed poorly in recent weeks as a policy shift ...
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