NE : Analysis & Opinions

  1. U.S. Rig Count Falls by 5 - Analyst Blog

    February 12, 2013
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  2. Diamond Beats Overall - Analyst Blog

    February 5, 2013
    Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (DO) reported fourth quarter 2012 earnings of $1.12 per share, surpassing the Zacks Consensus ...
  3. U.S. Rig Count Falls by 12 - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  4. U.S. Rig Count Down by a Unit - Analyst Blog

    January 9, 2013
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  5. U.S. Rig Count in Freefall - Analyst Blog

    January 3, 2013
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  6. Big Drop in U.S. Rig Count - Analyst Blog

    December 26, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  7. U.S. Rig Count Inches Down - Analyst Blog

    December 18, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  8. U.S. Rig Count Falls Again - Analyst Blog

    December 11, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  9. TOTAL S.A and Other Big Movers In Energy on December 7, 2012

    December 7, 2012
    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq is down 0.7%, the S&P 500 remains relatively unchanged and the Dow is trading up ...
  10. U.S. Rig Count Falls by 6 - Analyst Blog

    December 5, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  11. Energy Stocks, Including China Petroleum & Chemical Corp, Making ...

    December 4, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq has slipped 0.5%, the S&P 500 is trading down 0.3% and the Dow has remained steady. The energy sector ...
  12. U.S. Rig Count Rises by 8 - Analyst Blog

    November 28, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a rise in the U.S. rig count ...
  13. U.S. Rig Count Rises by 3 - Analyst Blog

    November 20, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a rise in the U.S. rig count ...
  14. U.S. Rig Count Rises to 1806 - Analyst Blog

    November 14, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a rise in the U.S. rig count ...
  15. U.S. Rig Count Falls by 26 - Analyst Blog

    November 7, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  16. EnCana Corporation Among Energy's Biggest Movers on October 18, ...

    October 18, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq has decreased 0.3%, the S&P 500 has remained steady and the Dow has moved up 0.1%. The energy sector ...
  17. U.S. Rig Count Falls by 11 - Analyst Blog

    October 9, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  18. U.S. Drilling Rig Count Dips Further - Analyst Blog

    October 3, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  19. U.S. Drilling Rig Count Down to 1859 - Analyst Blog

    September 24, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  20. U.S. Rig Count Holds Steady at 1864 - Analyst Blog

    September 18, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported an unchanged U.S. rig count ...
  21. U.S. Rig Count: Freefall Continues - Analyst Blog

    September 11, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  22. Noble and Other Big Movers In Energy on September 4, 2012

    September 4, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq has declined 0.8%; the S&P 500 has decreased 0.5%; and the Dow is down ...
  23. Energy Sector's Biggest Movers for July 20, 2012: BHI and More

    July 20, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq has slipped 0.7%; the S&P 500 has decreased 0.7%; and the Dow is trading ...
  24. Natural Gas Drilling Hits 13-Yr Low - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  25. Natural Gas Rig Count Plummets - Analyst Blog

    June 26, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count ...
  26. Oil, Gas Rig Counts Move Apart - Analyst Blog

    June 11, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a rise in the U.S. rig count ...
  27. Nat Gas Drilling Hits New 10-Yr Low - Analyst Blog

    May 8, 2012
    In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a rise in the U.S. rig count ...
  28. Diamond Still at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    May 7, 2012
    We have maintained our Neutral recommendation on Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (DO), a major contract driller providing ...
  29. Rowan Tops on Strong Demand - Analyst Blog

    May 2, 2012
    Rowan Tops on Strong Demand - Analyst Blog
  30. Transocean's Lull Creates Buying Opportunity

    May 9, 2011
    Transocean isn't doing well now, which probably means it's time to consider buying this oil and gas stock.
  31. Ensco Digs Deep To Go Deep

    February 9, 2011
    Ensco pays up to become the #2 player in deepwater drilling.
  32. A Strong And Noble Driller

    September 13, 2010
    Relative to its future growth potential, Noble shares look incredibly attractive.
  33. Why Transocean Will Recover

    August 5, 2010
    Transocean's stock has taken a beating since the Macondo disaster, but the quality of company should make the stock a long-term ...
  34. Drilling For Value

    July 28, 2010
    As a peer group, the major oil drilling rig contractors trade under 10 times earnings, and these earnings today are likely ...
  35. Ace Limited Sees Growth In Asia And Latin America

    July 20, 2010
    Ace Limited survived the bear market and recession, and is expanding into higher growth international areas.
  36. E&P Spending Still Set To Move Higher In 2010

    June 18, 2010
    Despite the moratorium on deepwater drilling imposed in the wake of the BP oil spill, capital spending by the exploration ...
  37. The Jack-Up Market Stumbles In 2009

    December 31, 2009
    Cuts in spending by oil and gas customers meant a rough year for the jack-up rig market.
  38. McDermott International Splits In Two

    December 23, 2009
    McDermott International is separating Babcock & Wilcox Company and J. Ray McDermott into two separate, publicly traded companies.
  39. Falling Offshore Rig Utilization

    April 28, 2009
    Companies in the Gulf of Mexico will have to wait for the recession to end and commodity prices to rebound before they can ...
  40. Pride International Transitions To Deep Water

    January 22, 2009
    PDE spins off its shallow water assets and takes the plunge into deep water drilling. Will it uncover shareholder returns?
  41. Are BP's Dividends Safe?

    November 4, 2008
    Current performance looks flashy, but BP isn't investing enough in finding new resources.
  42. 5 Stocks That Pass The 'Safe Earners' Test

    October 20, 2008
    Recipe for outperformance in the coming months: mix strong earnings growth with rock-solid balance sheets and low valuation.
  43. Five Stocks For The Socially Responsible Investor

    June 25, 2008
    Making money in the market shouldn't prevent you from sleeping at night. Find out how to keep your conscience clean and bank ...
  44. Finding Black Gold In The Deep (ESV, NE, GSF)

    July 13, 2007
    Shallow-water drilling rates are dropping, but there is still money to be made in deep-water oil.
  45. Peak Oil, Peak Profit

    July 6, 2007
    The development of new undersea oil fields means offshore drilling players are poised to profit.
  46. Do It Deeper (GSF, RIG, DO, NE)

    September 1, 2006
    Despite very strong fundamentals, share in the offshore oil drillers have languished so far this year. Why are investors ...
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