Energy Business

Apache Ups the Ante With Earnings and Guidance

Apache Corp. (NYSE: APA) released its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $0.33 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.64 ...
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Why Chesapeake Earnings Wowed Investors

Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 earnings before markets opened Thursday. For the quarter, the oil and gas exploration and production company posted adjusted earnings per ...
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Baird Very Positive on 5 Red-Hot Permian Basin Energy Stocks

While the price of oil has taken a quick dive from the January highs when the market sputtered, it has since firmed, with West Texas Intermediate crude back over the ...
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A $1000 Investment in Exxon at the Market Bottom Would Now Be Worth $1500

One of the most difficult parts of trading is timing the markets, although in a bull market this is less of a problem. But it can be particularly difficult calling ...
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SunTrust Says Plunge in Oilfield Services a Huge Buying Opportunity

While oil has backed up fast since printing multiyear highs in January, it is nothing compared to the huge drop the oilfield services stocks have experienced. The industry was tagged ...
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Why SolarEdge Is Thursday’s Biggest Earnings Winner

SolarEdge Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SEDG) saw its shares make a huge gain on Thursday after the company reported its most recent quarterly results late on Wednesday. The company said that ...
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Why SunPower Stock Is Being Hammered

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 results after markets closed Wednesday. For the quarter, the solar panel maker reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.25 on ...
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Phillips 66 Shrinks Warren Buffett’s Dominance With Huge Stock Buyback

As the markets and investors await the release of the top holdings of America's top fund managers and investment gurus, we have already seen news that one of the large ...
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Major Oil Stocks Scare Off Short Sellers

Crude oil reached above $66 a barrel for the first time in over two years in late January and early February. However, the price has dropped significantly since then and ...
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With Oil Down 10% in 2 Weeks, 4 Integrated Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

After a huge run 50% run that started last summer, oil got taken out with the rest of the market over the past couple of weeks and absolutely hammered. Down ...
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Short Interest in Solar, Alt Energy Stocks Mixed as Share Prices Fell

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on January 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest fell on ...
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Exxon Mobil Boosts Reserves in 2017

At the end of 2017, Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) claimed 21.2 billion barrels of oil equivalent proved reserves, an increase of 6% above the 20 billion barrels the company ...
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Wind Turbine Maker Vestas Plans Solar, Storage Businesses

Denmark-based Vestas Wind Systems A/S plans to add solar power and energy storage products to its world-leading wind turbine business to give the firm a hybrid renewable energy system that ...
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Can Peabody Dividend, Earnings Beat Offset Tame Outlook?

Peabody Energy Corp. (NYSE: BTU) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 results before markets opened Wednesday. The coal miner's diluted earnings per share (EPS) came in at $2.47 on revenues of ...
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NRG Dumps Stake in Yieldco, Other Assets for Nearly $3 Billion

Electric power generator NRG Energy Inc. (NYSE: NRG) announced Wednesday morning that it has agreed to sell its integrated U.S. renewable energy platform, including the controlling stake and 46% economic ...
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