DVN : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Devon Energy Stock Unresponsive to OPEC News

    December 14, 2016
    DVN stock was not buoyed by news of proposed OPEC production caps.
  2. Devon Setting Up to Fall from Breakout Highs (DVN)

    December 7, 2016
    DVN has not followed through on its recent breakout and may be losing steam.
  3. Marathon, Devon, WPX Breakouts Hit Snag (MRO, DVN)

    December 1, 2016
    In a rare bit of synchronization, Marathon, Devon and WPX flashed identical warnings on their charts. Then they broke out ...
  4. DVN, MRO and WPX Are Behaving the Same (DVN, MRO)

    November 24, 2016
    When three energy stocks show the same chart pattern, something is going on. Either a breakthrough is coming or a tumble ...
  5. Devon Stock Fails to Break Out Three Times (DVN)

    November 18, 2016
    Devon rose to its resistance level for the third time, and has backed off. Could this signal a coming decline?
  6. Devon Draws Optimism, But Caution Is Advised (DVN)

    November 4, 2016
    DVN sends many positive signals to investors, but some skepticism is justified.
  7. Can Devon Energy Break Its Pattern? (DVN)

    October 31, 2016
    Devon Energy stock has begun to show lower highs. Each time it rises, it fails to reach the previous rally’s high mark.
  8. EOG, Comstock Hold Up on Bad Oil News (EOG, CRK)

    October 25, 2016
    EOG, Devon and Comstock shares performed better than their peers after Iraq announced it would not cut oil production to ...
  9. Why Did Devon Resign from the OIPA? (DVN)

    October 5, 2016
    Devon Energy’s resignation from the Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association is in keeping with its focus on longer laterals.
  10. Doubts about OPEC Deal Haunt Devon (DVN)

    September 30, 2016
    The OPEC “deal” is not actually a deal yet. It is an agreement to make a deal. Optimism over Devon profiting from rising ...
  11. Will the OPEC Decision Reward Devon Energy? (DVN)

    September 29, 2016
    Revenues for Devon Energy have been trending lower over the past four quarters. This could affect the stock price unless ...
  12. Devon’s Efficiency Encourages Investors (DVN, APA)

    September 21, 2016
    Efforts to cut costs and maximize production help Devon ready itself for 2017.
  13. Big Investors Are Loading Up Devon Energy (DVN)

    September 15, 2016
    SEC filings reveal several institutional investors are adding more shares of Devon Energy (DVN) to their portfolios.
  14. Devon Declares Dividend on Common Shares (DVN)

    September 14, 2016
    Devon’s dividend may be the result of strong management in the face of rocky oil prices and uncertain supply levels.
  15. Why Devon Energy Is Selling Assets Worth $1B (DVN)

    September 14, 2016
    U.S. oil and natural gas producer Devon Energy is selling $1 billion worth of assets. What's in it for Devon shareholders?
  16. Devon Energy Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Monday (DVN)

    June 13, 2016
    Devon Energy will send its dividend payment on June 30 to shareholders of record as of June 15.
  17. S&P 500: 3 Lessons From the Most Unprofitable Sectors (APA, CHK)

    June 13, 2016
    Discover the universal lessons for investors and businesses from the 10 most unprofitable companies in the S&P 500, all of ...
  18. 5 High-Quality Oil Companies to Consider Right Now (XOM, EOG)

    May 7, 2016
    Learn about five oil companies whose long-term prospects remain positive despite the precipitous decline in crude prices ...
  19. The 3 Largest Energy ETFs (XLE, VDE)

    May 2, 2016
    Find out which exchange-traded funds are the largest in the energy sector in terms of assets under management, and discover ...
  20. 4 Oil Companies Swimming in Debt to Avoid (HK, SWN)

    April 22, 2016
    Discover which oil and natural gas companies American investors should avoid in 2016, and why the industry is awash with ...
  21. 3 Energy Stocks Near Their 52-Week Lows Worth Buying (VLO, TSO)

    March 8, 2016
    Explore analyses of three energy stocks that are trading near their 52-week lows, and discover how energy stocks survive ...
  22. Mind the GAAP: Buyer, Beware Profit 'Adjustment'

    February 25, 2016
    S&P 500 companies are reporting "adjusted" earnings that are much more enticing than their profits according to generally ...
  23. Devon Energy Slashes Dividend 75%, Shares Tank (DVN)

    February 17, 2016
    With fourth-quarter earnings coming in higher than expected, it's too early to get carried away, especially with some signs ...
  24. What To Expect From Devon Energy's Earnings (DVN)

    February 16, 2016
    There are too many unknowns - not only about what OPEC will do, but how Devon's management prioritizes the balance between ...
  25. 3 Reasons Chesapeake Energy's Stock Could Rise (CHK, DVN)

    May 21, 2015
    Over the past year Chesapeake Energy's (NYSE: CHK) stock is down 44%. Weak oil and gas prices have a lot to do with this ...
  26. The Most Indebted US Oil Companies

    February 23, 2015
    The recent sharp decline in oil prices along with the industry’s high cost of operations have pushed these 10 US oil companies ...
  27. 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, ...
  28. 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 ...
  29. 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.
  30. 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.
  31. Apache Still Cheap Enough To Pay

    February 15, 2012
    Apache's consistency is worth more than this.
  32. 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.
  33. 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 ...
  34. 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 ...
  35. 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 ...
  36. 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 ...
  37. 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 ...
  38. 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.
  39. 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.
  40. 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.
  41. 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.