Energy Business

Moody's has upgraded its outlook on the oil refining and marketing sector from negative to positive for 2021. The upgrade is based on sharp improvements over a dismal 2020.
Short sellers mostly shaved their positions in oil and gas stocks in the two-week reporting period that ended August 31. Falling crude prices may change their minds again, though.
In the two-week reporting period that ended August 31, short sellers piled into two solar stocks while mostly ignoring alt energy.
Oil and gas producer Whiting emerged from a prepackaged bankruptcy on Wednesday. New shares opened at around $15 a share.
Oilfield services firm Schlumberger is giving its North American fracking business to Liberty Oilfield Services in exchange for a piece of the combined business.
The analysts at Goldman Sachs feel that oil could rise by 20% or more next year, and now is a great time to add these top stocks, three of which are on the firm's U.S. Conviction list.
Short interest changes in solar stocks were modest during the two-week reporting period ended August 14. Alt energy stocks saw bigger moves, with shorts added 450% to their positions in one stock.
Short interest in oil and gas stocks generally fell during the two-week reporting period that ended August 14. There was, however, one significant exception.
Credit analysts at Moody's Investors Service see a bumpy road ahead for the oil and gas industry. Every sector, from exploration and production, midstream, refining and oilfield services faces...
These five energy stocks are likely to survive the current troubles and could very well offer investors some huge returns over the next year or so. With oil still trading near the $40 a barrel level,...
It appears that the regulators have decided to go after the United States Oil Fund, the so-called Oil ETF.
Democratic candidate for president, Joe Biden, has some big ideas for the clean energy sector. Here are eight companies that could benefit if he wins the White House in November.
Oil and gas producer Chaparral Energy filed for bankruptcy protection on Sunday. It's one of more than 30 exploration and production companies to do that this year. It's not a sure thing that...
The third quarter is already half over. These five top energy picks from Goldman Sachs look like good ideas for investors wanting to add some energy exposure as they reset for what could be a very...
Phillips 66 will convert a San Francisco-area crude oil refinery to one that refines vegetable oils and animal fats into renewable diesel, jet fuel, and naphtha. The company will also shut down a...