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  1. 4 Top Ranked Biotech Stocks that Beat the Market in 2014 - Analyst ...

    December 16, 2014
    Despite the sell-off in late March, the biotech sector bounced back thanks to important product approvals, mergers and acquisitions, ...
  2. For investors, the unconventional drilling boom is the gift that keeps on giving. Despite the recent record production gains, more could be in store.

    Unconventional Drilling Still Has Room To Boom

    August 22, 2014
    For investors, the unconventional drilling boom is the gift that keeps on giving. Despite the recent record production gains, ...
  3. Eurozone Remains in Question - Ahead of Wall Street

    August 6, 2014
    Hard to tell whether the Russia-Ukraine situation could come in the way of the improving European narrative, but that certainly ...
  4. Since Warren Buffett's moves are so widely followed, we’ve chosen to take the path less traveled by looking at ten influential managers that don’t quite get the same media attention.

    Ten Money Managers Worth Following

    December 23, 2013
    Generally speaking, most retail investors along with the media outlets tend to closely follow the moves of well-known investors ...
  5. Pharma & Biotech Stock Outlook - Dec 2013 - Industry Outlook

    December 3, 2013
    Pharma & Biotech Stock Outlook - Dec 2013 - Industry Outlook
  6. My Favorite Shale Plays Share This 1 Key Virtue

    November 26, 2013
    In today's energy market, investors often try to distinguish between oil plays and natural gas plays, but the distinction ...
  7. Little Left To Dendreon But The Hope Trade

    May 10, 2013
    Dendreon looks increasingly irrelevant as the medical community moves on from Provenge.
  8. One of the Safest Ways to Cash in on the Natural Gas Revolution

    January 18, 2013
    Did you know the United States is projected to be the world's top oil producer within the next five to seven years? At least ...
  9. A Look Back At The Year In Biotech

    December 28, 2012
    Biotech stocks have been major outpeformers in 2012.
  10. An Unseasonal Natural Gas Injection - Analyst Blog

    December 17, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a surprise increase in natural gas supplies on account of warmer-than-normal ...
  11. Devon Energy's Third Quarter Earnings Report

    November 7, 2012
    Devon Energy (NYSE:DVN) announced its results for the most recent quarter on November 7, 2012. Devon Energy explores, develops ...
  12. Is “Less Bad” As Good As It Gets For Dendreon?

    November 5, 2012
    Dendreon has made progress with its expenses, but the sluggish revenue growth is still the major problem.
  13. Petrobras Starts Up More Production At Deepwater Gulf Of Mexico ...

    September 24, 2012
    Petrobras has initiated production from the Chinook oil and gas field in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico. This field and another ...
  14. The Week Ahead In Healthcare

    August 8, 2012
    The week ahead for healthcare stocks.
  15. Upcoming Week In The Energy Sector

    August 7, 2012
    Here's a look at upcoming events in the Energy Sector for the week starting August 6, 2012, as well as a review of important ...
  16. Apache Corporation And The Midcontinent

    June 29, 2012
    This development will help the company meet production growth goals over the next five years.
  17. U.S. Oil Production May Crowd Out Canadian

    June 14, 2012
    U.S. oil production reached the highest level in 14 years. This prodcution will help reduce dependence on foreign oil imports, ...
  18. Goldman Says Now Is The Time For Energy Stocks

    June 4, 2012
    With the market's steep sell-off over the last few weeks, a variety of bargains are beginning to emerge. According to investment ...
  19. Devon Energy A Relatively Safe Natural Gas Play

    May 31, 2012
    Devon's domestic focus is proving a liability.
  20. Apache Remains Balanced

    May 30, 2012
    Apache has a diversified revenue stream, but its forward P/E ratios are well below both the industry and market averages ...
  21. Why Icahn Likes Chesapeake

    May 29, 2012
    Icahn is looking to shake up Chesapeake.
  22. Single Play E&P Operators

    April 24, 2012
    There are several E&P companies that are putting the majority of capital budgets into single oil and gas plays.
  23. Devon Energy Loves The Permian Basin

    April 17, 2012
    Devon Energy plans to spend billions over the next five years to develop oil and gas properties in the Permian Basin.
  24. Devon Energy Moves Forward On Cana Woodford

    April 16, 2012
    Devon is planning a large five year program to develop its Cana Woodford Shale assets. This development will help grow its ...
  25. Devon Energy - Oil Sands Projects

    April 13, 2012
    Devon Energy is investing heavily in the development of its properties in the Canadian oil sands and is looking for rapid ...
  26. Devon Energy Still Working The Barnett Shale

    April 13, 2012
    Devon Energy is still working on the development of the Barnett Shale, despite its reputation as a natural gas play. The ...
  27. Devon Energy Builds New Ventures Portfolio

    April 11, 2012
    Devon Energy has assembled large acreage positions in at least seven early stage oil and liquid plays in the United States. ...
  28. Devon Energy Increases 2012 Capital Budget

    April 9, 2012
    Devon Energy announced a $1 billion increase in the company's exploration and acquisitions budget for 2012.
  29. Devon Energy To Hold Upcoming Analyst Meeting

    April 3, 2012
    Devon Energy will hold the company’s annual institutional investor conference next week, in an effort to provide an update ...
  30. Natural Gas Producers Are A Bargain

    March 26, 2012
    Natural gas prices have been falling by the wayside, but recent production cuts at a variety of firms may finally be working. ...
  31. Biotech Stocks With Bullish Trends From Short Sellers

    March 26, 2012
    One of the clearest sentiment indicators comes from short sellers. Changes in the number of shares shorted over time can ...
  32. Southwestern Energy Inches Away From Fayetteville

    March 7, 2012
    Southwestern Energy announced a revised capital budget for 2012.
  33. Cimarex Energy Targets The Permian Basin And Mid Continent In ...

    February 29, 2012
    Cimarex Energy will continue to work on the exploration and development of crude oil and liquids areas in 2012.
  34. Emerging Unconventional Plays Move Forward

    February 29, 2012
    The exploration and production industry is finding many oil and liquid opportunities in Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas and ...
  35. Exploration And Production Companies Raise Dividends

    February 24, 2012
    Several exploration and production companies have raised dividends for 2012.
  36. Unconventional Oil And Gas ETF Debuts

    February 17, 2012
    The Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF offers unique oil and natural gas plays for investors.
  37. Apache Still Cheap Enough To Pay

    February 15, 2012
    Apache's consistency is worth more than this.
  38. Apache Corporation Doubles Down On Anadarko Basin

    January 26, 2012
    Apache Corporation announced the purchase of Cordillera Energy Partners III LLC for $2.85 billion, doubling its acreage near ...
  39. BP Energy Outlook To 2030

    January 24, 2012
    BP expects a growth in energy demand to come from developing nations with emerging economies.
  40. Energy Sector - Some Surprises In 2012

    December 29, 2011
    The energy sector usually has some surprises for investors and 2012 should be no different. Here are four possible events ...
  41. 4 Low Debt Energy Stocks To Watch

    December 19, 2011
    The possibility of another recession and the resulting drop in cash flows raises the issue of survivability by companies ...
  42. Exxon Mobil Is Bullish On Shale Gas

    December 12, 2011
    Exxon Mobil is bullish on natural gas in the long term.
  43. EnCana Likes Long Term Natural Gas Fundamentals

    November 15, 2011
    EnCana believes that natural gas still has a positive long-term future despite the current low price.
  44. Other Shale Plays Advance

    November 7, 2011
    The industry worked during the third quarter to explore other shale plays that are not generally known by investors.
  45. Dendreon's Chinese Water Torture

    November 3, 2011
    Dendreon's Provenge continues to shape up as a major disappointment.
  46. Niobrara Shale - Third Quarter 2011 Earnings

    October 17, 2011
    The Niobrara Shale is one of the newer unconventional oil and gas plays in the United States.
  47. EnCana - Horn River Basin Upstream Review

    October 10, 2011
    EnCana plans to develop natural gas in the Horn River Basin located in Western Canada for export to Asian markets.
  48. Obama Goes To War With The Oil Industry

    September 22, 2011
    The Obama administration has proposed an expensive jobs bill and is targeting the oil and gas industry to help pay for this ...
  49. 4 Energy Stocks With Little Or No Debt

    September 6, 2011
    The possibility of another recession and the resulting drop in cash flows raises the issue of survivability by companies ...
  50. Say Hello To The A-1 Carbonate Play In Michigan

    August 25, 2011
    Devon Energy is working on the A-1 carbonate play in Michigan as the search for domestic sources of oil and gas continues. ...
  51. Devon Energy - Q2 2011 Review

    August 16, 2011
    Devon Energy developed the company's core properties in the Barnett Shale in the second quarter of 2011, while also setting ...
  52. Mississippian Oil Play Gaining Traction

    August 15, 2011
    A new Mississippian oil play in the Mid Continent area of the United States has atttracted more interest from the exploration ...
  53. 3 Reasons To Own Veolia Environnement

    August 5, 2011
    This French large-cap is incredibly diversified both by lines of business and geography. I'll look at three reasons why now's ...
  54. Devon Energy - Current Oil Sands Projects

    July 11, 2011
    Devon Energy has two oil sands projects in operation and plans a third project nearby. The company will be aggressive in ...
  55. Devon Energy Primed For Oil Sands Growth

    July 8, 2011
    Devon Energy has several expansion projects planned to develop the company's oil sands leases in Alberta.
  56. Quicksilver Resources Rides The Barnett Shale

    May 17, 2011
    Quicksilver Resources is exploiting its extensive acreage in the Barnett Shale and used this play to grow production by 28% ...
  57. EOG Resources Works The Oil Side

    May 11, 2011
    EOG Resources has a large inventory of oil assets across the United States and developed these during the first quarter of ...
  58. MasTec Moves North

    May 2, 2011
    With MasTec's recent purchase of Fabcor, the company now gains access to the faster growing Canadian energy market.
  59. Sandridge Energy Loves The Permian Basin

    March 8, 2011
    Sandridge Energy loves the Permian Basin and will drill more than 800 wells here during the year. The company hopes to get ...
  60. Woodford Shale Infrastructure Coming On Line

    December 15, 2010
    The Woodford Shale is seeing capital spent on infrastructure to gather, process and transport the large amounts of production ...
  61. Continental Resources Loves The Woodford Shale

    October 20, 2010
    Continental Resources is pouring capital and other resources into the Woodford Shale as the company seeks to triple overall ...
  62. Continental Resources Analyst Meeting Review

    October 14, 2010
    Continental Resources has set some agressive production goals over the next four years, and plans to accomplish then through ...
  63. Enerplus Goes Corporate

    September 23, 2010
    Enerplus Resources Fund is converting from a royalty trust to a corporate structure due to an income tax change in Canada. ...
  64. The Story On Natural Gas Liquids

    September 1, 2010
    The production of natural gas liquids is increasing rapidly as exploration and production companies shift capital away from ...
  65. Oil And Gas In The Caspian Sea

    August 30, 2010
    The Caspian Sea is ground zero for the major integrated oil companies in the search for energy to meet future demand. The ...
  66. The Avalon Shale Moves Forward

    August 24, 2010
    The Avalon Shale is starting to see a flow of capital as the frenzy for oil and liquids continues.
  67. Bossier Shale: The Natural Gas Source The Market Doesn't Need

    August 23, 2010
    The Bossier Shale saw some capital during the second quarter of 2010, as the exploration and production industry tested acreage ...
  68. Woodford Shale Second Quarter 2010 Update

    August 23, 2010
    The Woodford Shale saw spotty development in the second quarter of 2010, depending on whether the exploration and production ...
  69. Ultra Petroleum - Low-Cost, High-Quality

    August 3, 2010
    Quality and value are usually a trade-off on Wall Street, but Ultra Petroleum seems to offer both.
  70. The Best And Worst Stocks For The Year

    August 2, 2010
    Ten stocks have climbed 200% since New Year’s, while more than 25 have lost over half their value.
  71. A Look At BP's World Energy Review

    June 14, 2010
    The BP Statistical Review of World Energy contained some interesting data for 2009, including a large drop in worldwide demand ...
  72. Horn River Basin Update

    May 31, 2010
    Although it is primarily a dry natural gas play, the Horn River Basin is attracting capital and development attention.
  73. Drilling To Hold Acreage May Hurt Big Picture

    May 11, 2010
    Drilling to keep leased acreage from expiring is aggravating an already weak fundamental situation in natural gas.
  74. 3 Biotech Stocks On The Move

    March 10, 2010
    All three of these biotech companies are swinging for the fences and this approach has been reflected in their stock prices. ...
  75. New Reserve Rules Bite Back

    February 22, 2010
    The impact of new oil and gas reserve rules has affected companies in unpredictable ways.
  76. Shale Gas Producers Up On Positive Revaluation

    February 19, 2010
    Despite the great North American gas glut, shale gas producers continue to thrive.
  77. Pickens' Bullish Natural Gas Call Makes Sense

    January 22, 2010
    When T. Boone Pickens is bullish, investors listen. The former corporate raider is a raging bull for natural gas right now. ...
  78. Crimson Exploration Steps Up To The Plate

    December 22, 2009
    Crimson Exploration issued equity in an attempt to raise capital to develop its properties.
  79. Shale Plays: Greater Yield And Lower Costs

    November 9, 2009
    The exploration and production industry has boosted efficiency in its operations and driven costs down.
  80. Top 5 Natural Gas Producers

    October 16, 2009
    Natural gas is the cleanest of the fossil fuels. Exploration and development of it has led to huge production gains.
  81. EnCana Splits In Two

    September 15, 2009
    EnCana announced its plan to split into two separate oil companies, but is this restructuring really necessary?
  82. Micro Cap Energy: High Risk, But High Return

    May 19, 2009
    Rewards await investors in the next generation of these energy companies.
  83. Five Large-Cap February Flops

    March 4, 2009
    Will selling your stock now save you from future floundering, or can you stomach the flops as they come?
  84. Use Debt-To-Capital Ratio Only As A Start

    February 19, 2009
    Recognize the problems inherent in the debt to total capitalization measure.
  85. At Quicksilver, High Risk Could Mean High Reward

    February 5, 2009
    Good properties and solid development plans make this company a potentially attractive play, despite its leverage woes.
  86. Ceiling Falls On Exploration And Production Sector

    January 20, 2009
    Exploration and production companies' use of esoteric accounting charges caused a sharp decline in commodity prices.
  87. 5 Stocks Ready To Drop

    September 17, 2008
    Learn if the bearish crossovers that have been triggered on the Aroon indicator will send these stocks lower.
  88. Four ETFs For Long-Term Energy Bulls

    August 8, 2008
    Explore four ETFs that are an excellent low-cost and liquid way to play a bounce after the recent energy selloff.
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