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CLR intends to sell operated Oklahoma acreage that should fetch over $325 million.
Shares of Newfield Exploration (NFX) were lower on Wednesday despite posting a top and bottom line beat for its fourth quarter.
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In a study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages, for the underlying components of the S&P 500, Newfield Exploration Co has taken over the #74 spot from Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc , according to ETF Channel. Below is a chart of Newfield Exploration Co versus Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc plotting their respective rank within the S&P 500 over time (NFX plotted in blue; MAA plotted in green): In forming the rank, the analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses were tallied, and averaged; then, the underlying components were ranked according to those averages.
Gobbling up privately held acreage may continue to be a major priority for strategics in 2017, but so too will asset sales and equity raises as low leverage remains vital.
Which stocks have shown these patterns in the past week.
A larger-than-expected crude oil stockpile drawdown saw the commodity soar to one-year highs Wednesday, and with it came an energy industry longing for a comeback.
A turnaround may be in the sights for the industry but many companies could still look toward divestitures to strengthen their finances and put money in the bank for acquisitions.
The U.S. Department of Energy agency said crude stockpiles fell by 600,000 barrels, which was enough for a blip on the radar but not enough to keep these players up.
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Energen, Gulfport Energy, Laredo Petroleum, Newfield Exploration, PDC Energy and SM Energy top Williams Capital Group's takeout list.
Oil and gas properties continue to exchange hands at what many think may be the bottom of the downturn.
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Its unconventional Eagle Ford assets went to EnCap Investments-backed Protégé but it didn't disclose the buyer of its conventional natural gas assets in South and West Texas
AIG shares rocketed Wednesday after the company topped analyst earnings expectations.
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Newfield Exploration (NFX) as a post-market laggard candidate
Any weakness is an opportunity to revisit the sector but with greater emphasis on stock-specific opportunities and dislocations, one analyst says.
The most recent short interest data has been released for the 07/15/2016 settlement date, and we here at Dividend Channel like to sift through this fresh data and order the underlying components of the S&P 500 by "days to cover." There are a number of ways to look at short data, for example the total number of shares short; but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded. The number of shares short is then compared to the average daily volume, in order to calculate the total number of trading days it would take to close out all of the open short positions if every share traded represented a short position being closed.
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