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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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Oil Massively Underperforms the S&P 500: Buy These 4 High-Yielding Giants

Even though the benchmark pricing for crude oil has remained at levels that allow most companies to make money, the industry as a whole has been eviscerated compared with the ...
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M&A Targets Abound in Energy Sector

Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) just pocketed some $9 billion—more than $8 billion it didn't spend to acquire Anadarko plus $1 billion in a breakup, probably paid by Occidental, which outbid ...
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Institutional Interest Keeping Energy Stocks and ETFs Higher as Oil Challenges $60

Just when it looked as if crude oil prices were going to pull back, suddenly a one-day surge higher of 2.4% ($1.40) has taken oil back above $60 per barrel. ...
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Why Energy ETFs and Energy Leaders Are Finally Shining Again in 2019

It is important to understand that the stock market really is a market full of stocks. Index weightings change over time, and many sectors and their underlying stocks outperform or ...
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Short Sellers Chase Major Oil Stocks Higher

Crude oil had traded above $50 a barrel in the first quarter of this year, and finally it’s back to that magic number. If the price can hold near this ...
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Oil Inventories Create Renewed Scare for Oil Bulls

On a day where the news flow is dominated by a shooting of Representative Steve Scalise and several other people outside of Washington, D.C., it is easy to overlook some ...
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8 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

Investors have to be thrilled that the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq 100 are all trading right at all-time highs. Even with some of the ...
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Are Oil and Gas ETFs Staging Serious Chart Breakouts?

If you went through 2015 and the first six weeks of 2016, the weakness in the oil and gas sector was something most investors have not seen in years. Now ...
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After the Fall: Value in Oil Stocks (XOM, CVX, BP, SLB, HAL, BHI, VLO, MPC, TSO, OIH, XOP)

The month-long slide in crude oil prices has chopped the share price of many of the biggest names in the oil patch. Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) is about -4% ...
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ETF Watch: Refiners Play Small Role in Energy ETFs (COP, XLE, VDE, XOP, IXC)

Today's announcement by ConocoPhillips Corp. (NYSE: COP) that it would spin off its refining and marketing business has pushed the company's share price up nearly 8% at the opening bell. ...
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The Best Funds For Oil Rising To $150 (OIH, DIG, PSCE, COP, PXJ, FNARX, EBERX, USO)

After posting a three-month low last month, WTI crude oil prices have been making a comeback as the agreement on Greek debt appears to be set, which has put some ...
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Natural Gas Prices Expected to Rise, But Value Is Not in the Commodity (UNG, FCG, SGY, COG, HK, SWN, SD, XOP, WTI, EQT, PXJ, BHI, NBR, HAL, FTI, DO)

Late Wednesday night, natural gas prices inexplicably dropped by about 8% on the NYMEX, well after the exchange had closed for the day. It took only a few seconds for ...
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