Alon USA Energy Inc (ALJ)

13.32
Prev Close 13.40
Day Low/High 13.31 / 13.68
52 Wk Low/High 5.86 / 13.97
Avg Volume 506.40K
Exchange
Shares Outstanding 71.89M
Market Cap 957.54M
EPS -1.20
Div & Yield 0.60 (4.50%)

Trading a Glut in Oil

Estimates for the refiners are too low because of this Permian discount.

Alon USA Energy Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for ALJ

Alon USA Energy Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for ALJ

In trading on Thursday, shares of Alon USA Energy Inc crossed above their 200 day moving average of $13.69, changing hands as high as $13.73 per share. Alon USA Energy Inc shares are currently trading up about 2.2% on the day.

Alon USA Energy (ALJ) Shares Enter Oversold Territory

Alon USA Energy (ALJ) Shares Enter Oversold Territory

In trading on Wednesday, shares of Alon USA Energy Inc entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $12.94 per share. We define oversold territory using the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which is a technical analysis indicator used to measure momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

Alon USA Energy (ALJ) Shares Enter Oversold Territory

Alon USA Energy (ALJ) Shares Enter Oversold Territory

In trading on Friday, shares of Alon USA Energy Inc entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $13.73 per share. We define oversold territory using the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which is a technical analysis indicator used to measure momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

ALJ Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average

ALJ Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average

In trading on Friday, shares of Alon USA Energy Inc crossed below their 200 day moving average of $13.97, changing hands as low as $13.73 per share. Alon USA Energy Inc shares are currently trading off about 2.4% on the day.

Interesting ALJ Put And Call Options For September 20th

Interesting ALJ Put And Call Options For September 20th

Investors in Alon USA Energy Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the September 20th expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 239 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a possible opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

Insider Trading Alert - PNC, ALJ, BLMN, SPLK And BYI Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - PNC, ALJ, BLMN, SPLK And BYI Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include PNC, ALJ, BLMN, SPLK and BYI

Insider Trading Alert - INFN, MAS, IGT, ALJ And SYK Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - INFN, MAS, IGT, ALJ And SYK Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include INFN, MAS, IGT, ALJ and SYK

Insider Trading Alert - INFN, MAS, IGT, ALJ And SYK Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - INFN, MAS, IGT, ALJ And SYK Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include INFN, MAS, IGT, ALJ and SYK

Ratings Changes Today

Upgrades: ALJ, MWV, PNY Downgrades: HOS, KBR, LQDT, MKTG, NOG, SEAC Initiations: None Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Insider Trading Alert - MAA, LEA, VRTS, ALJ And RLJ Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - MAA, LEA, VRTS, ALJ And RLJ Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include MAA, LEA, VRTS, ALJ and RLJ

Insider Trading Alert - WAGE, LZB, ALJ, CERN And MMP Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WAGE, LZB, ALJ, CERN And MMP Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WAGE, LZB, ALJ, CERN and MMP

Ex's-Dividends To Watch: ALJ, WRB, MAN, KEY

Ex's-Dividends To Watch: ALJ, WRB, MAN, KEY

ALJ WRB MAN KEY

Alon USA Energy About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (ALJ)

Alon USA Energy About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (ALJ)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 11/29/13, Alon USA Energy Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 12/18/13. As a percentage of ALJ's recent stock price of $13.51, this dividend works out to approximately 0.44%.

Insider Trading Alert - MPW, ADVS, DDD, TSCO And ALJ Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - MPW, ADVS, DDD, TSCO And ALJ Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include MPW, ADVS, DDD, TSCO and ALJ

Short Interest In Alon USA Energy Surges 63.8%

Short Interest In Alon USA Energy Surges 63.8%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 09/30/2013 settlement date, which shows a 2,612,889 share increase in total short interest for Alon USA Energy Inc , to 6,706,093, an increase of 63.83% since 09/13/2013. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Interesting ALJ Put And Call For November 16th

Interesting ALJ Put And Call For November 16th

Investors in Alon USA Energy Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the November 16th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the ALJ options chain for the new November 16th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

Ratings Changes Today

Upgrades: ALCS, MNTG, MNTX, SPCB, ZX Downgrades: ALJ, NTS, TE, USMO Initiations: None Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

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9 Oil Refining Stocks to Watch

9 Oil Refining Stocks to Watch

These refiners performed tremendously over the last 12 months gaining 49% to 164%, which will be difficult to sustain.

Alon USA Energy Inc Stock Upgraded (ALJ)

Alon USA Energy Inc Stock Upgraded (ALJ)

Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from a hold to buy.

Ratings Changes To Be Publicly Issued on 5/31/13

Upgrades: ALJ, APWC, EXH, GTN.A, HCOM, LIWA, MOBI, OSTK, SWFT, TMS, VOC Downgrades: ACU, ADK, AXR, BRP, BXE, CAP, CITZ, CLMS, CRWN, CTIB, CVTI, DAVE, DYNT, EDGW, EMMS, ESTE, HTCO, IRIX, LMIA, LNBB, MASC, MCBI, MHH, MOC, NBBC, NOVB, NWPX, PMBC, PNRG, PZZI, RBCAA, RCKY, STRN, SYNL, TOWR, TWIN, UBCP, UMPQ, USAP, WLFC Initiations: AQ, IMMY Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: PPG Industries Is Going Higher

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: PPG Industries Is Going Higher

HollyFrontier and TransDigm are great stocks but sell, sell, sell Ulta Salon.

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: The Bears Know Nothing

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: The Bears Know Nothing

There is money to be made, but only if investors ignore the naysayers and get in while the getting is good, Cramer said.

Upside Could Be Over for Now

Crazy action has taken many sellers out of the system, but bilateral chaos won't support new bull market highs.

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Sarepta Is Good but Speculative

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Sarepta Is Good but Speculative

Cramer said Alon is a good refiner while Chenier Energy has had quite a run.

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Aiming For 14,000

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Aiming For 14,000

Cramer said he's not celebrating the Dow nearing a five-year high, but he's also not assuming this is the top either.

Playing Defense, Not Offense

I've been tightening positions and protecting recent gains.

A Vote of No-Confidence

I'm concerned about a quick market reversal if the fiscal-cliff talks fall apart again.

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