Energy Business

Jefferies Says Buy 3 Large Cap Integrated Energy Stocks Now

Oil has taken a beating lately as the black gold has suffered from a rising dollar, though it has had a strong run off of the lows posted in 2016. ...
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Baird Says Energy Stocks Historically Cheap: 4 Large Caps to Buy Now

Since oil hit the lows of $26.21 a barrel in January of 2016, the price has rebounded sharply, and recently a barrel of West Texas Intermediate reached almost $74 in ...
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Why Short Sellers Piled On Kinder Morgan

Canadian resistance to buying the Trans Mountain pipeline system Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) subsidiary Kinder Morgan Canada is increasing, and with it so is short interest in Kinder Morgan. ...
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Short Sellers of Major Oil Stocks Run for Cover

Crude oil was trading near $67 a barrel early on Friday. Over the past month, crude has been up and down, reaching as high as about $73 and as low ...
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Short Interest Slides on Solar Stocks, Rises on Alt Energy

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on July 31.  Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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4 Large-Cap Oil Stocks to Buy as Iran Sanctions Start Kicking In

Regardless of what you think about President Trump's foreign policy, one thing is for sure. When he makes up his mind on an issue, he generally goes all in. One ...
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More Mergers in MLP Land: When Simplification Continues to Make Sense

The term "simplification transaction" may fly under the radar of many investors who look for mergers and acquisitions. This strategy has been working in the realm of oil and gas ...
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Why Energy MLPs May Be the Buy of the Decade Now

It started back in March, and then one day the roof caved in. The energy master limited partnerships (MLPs) were crushed when the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), which is ...
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Chesapeake Upbeat on Earnings, Investors Not So Much

Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) reported second-quarter 2018 results before markets opened Wednesday. The oil and gas exploration and production company posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.15 on ...
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Earnings Are Not BP’s Biggest Story

BP PLC (NYSE: BP) reported second-quarter 2018 results before markets opened Tuesday. The oil and gas supermajor posted adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of $0.85 on revenues ...
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RBC Says Buy Top Large Cap Energy Stocks the Rest of 2018

The media noted recently that if Texas was a country, it now would be the third top oil-producing nation in the world, and the Eagle Ford and Permian Basin regions ...
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4 Top Exploration and Production Energy Stocks to Buy Into Earnings

The time has come for the exploration and production stocks to report earnings, and with Exxon Mobil and Chevron both missing the mark last Friday, the question for investors is ...
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Higher Prices, More Production, Share Buyback Don’t Add Up for Chevron

When Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) reported second-quarter results before markets opened Friday, the oil and gas supermajor posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.78 on total revenues of $42.24 ...
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Exxon Mobil Pours Money Into Capex, Refining Profits Sag

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) reported estimated second-quarter results before markets opened Friday morning. The integrated oil and gas giant posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.92 on revenues ...
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Oil Patch Briefs: BP Buying, Chesapeake Selling

Friday would have been a busy news day in the oil patch without the announcement of a couple of big deals. Both Exxon Mobil and Chevron report earnings later this ...
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