Oil prices are pulling back from a recent rally, as investors become increasingly skeptical that a meeting among producers next month will result in a coordinated output freeze.
"We're seeing more and more commentators raise the flag and saying 'have we seen too much, too soon?' in terms of the rally across the sector," Saxo Bank senior manager Ole Hansen told Reuters.
The market remains oversupplied, with U.S. crude stockpiles expected to have hit record highs for a seventh straight week, according to a Reuters survey.
Crude oil (WTI) is declining by 2.44% to $38.43 per barrel and Brent crude is sinking by 2.41% to $39.30 per barrel this afternoon, according to the CNBC.com index.
Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates the stock as a "sell" with a ratings score of D+.
Transocean's weaknesses include a generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself.
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