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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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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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5 Most Shorted Dow Stocks

It takes a certain kind of courage to short sell blue chips, such as the Dow Jones industrial average components. Short sellers are betting on these companies to fail, or ...
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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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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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The 6 Most Shorted Dow Stocks

It takes a certain kind of courage to short sell blue chips, such as the Dow Jones industrial average components. Short sellers are betting on these companies to fail, or ...
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It’s Now Independents vs Supermajors in the Permian Basin

In June of last year, analysts at IHS Markit predicted that total oil production from the Permian Basin of west Texas and southwest New Mexico would grow by 3 million ...
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10 Unbelievable Oil and Gas Movers After Saudi Drone Attack

Crude oil prices spiked by around 20% over the weekend following the drone attack on Saudi Arabia's Abqaiq crude processing plant. It could have been worse. High global crude oil ...
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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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The 5 Most Shorted Dow Stocks

It takes a certain kind of courage to short sell blue chips, such as the Dow Jones industrial average components. Short sellers are betting on these companies to fail, or ...
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5 Dividend Aristocrat Stocks to Buy Now as Rates Plunge to Record Lows

Every single day they seem to go lower, and with a large amount of foreign sovereign debt trading at negative interest rates, you can bet U.S. Treasury rates will keep ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Dow Stocks

It takes a certain kind of courage to short sell blue chips, such as the Dow Jones industrial average components. Short sellers are betting on these companies to fail, or ...
Read Full Story »

US Stocks Starting to Trade Just as Badly as Chinese Shares on Tariff and Trade War News

Having tariffs in a trade dispute is one thing. To impose tariffs on top of other tariffs as retaliation is quite simply a trade war. The major stock indexes were ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, Apple, BJ’s, Exxon, Gap, HP, Salesforce, VMware and More

Friday's stock market indexes were set to open higher ahead of many Federal Reserve comments, but China retaliated in the trade war by announcing new tariffs on $75 billion worth ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baidu, BP, Ciena, Chevron, Cree, Exxon, Home Depot, Medtronic, Nvidia, Urban Outfitters and More

Monday's gain and the initial higher open on Tuesday faded into a sell-off as investors dipped back into less risky assets, but Wednesday's major equity indexes were indicated to open ...
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