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4 Reasons to Add Anadarko Petroleum (APC) to Your Portfolio

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Estimates for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC - Free Report) have been revised upward over the past 30 days, reflecting analysts’ confidence in the stock post solid first-quarter 2018 results. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for 2018 and 2019 earnings have moved up 29% and 41.4% to $2.54 and $2.97, respectively. Shares of Anadarko Petroleum have gained 35.3% in the last 12 months compared with the Zacks Oil & Gas E&P Industry’s rally of 12%.

Profit From Oil Bulls With Top-Ranked Energy Stocks

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Oil price has been enjoying a smooth sail for the past couple of months with Brent hovering near $80 per barrel, the highest since 2014, and U.S. crude trading above $72 per barrel. The rally was driven by several factors that are pointing to a rebalancing of the oil market and infusing optimism among investors. This has pushed the energy stocks higher, making it the best-performing sector so far in the second quarter.

Pioneer Energy Services (PES) Looks Good: Stock Adds 6% in Session

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Pioneer Energy Services Corp. (PES - Free Report) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend for the company—as the stock is now up 93.8% in the past one-month time frame.

Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for May 21st

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, May 21st:

New Mexico and Texas See a Rise in Onshore Drilling Rigs

2018-05-21 zacks
In its weekly release, Baker Hughes (BHGE - Free Report) , a GE company, reported an increase in rig count in the United States.

BP, ConocoPhillips in Talks to Sign Asset Swap Agreement

2018-05-21 zacks
Per Bloomberg, BP plc (BP - Free Report) and ConocoPhillips (COP - Free Report) are in talks over an asset swap deal. Per the agreement, BP will raise stake in the North Sea Clair field, offshore U.K., in exchange of its assets in Alaska. BP is contemplating to acquire ConocoPhillips’ 24% interest in the Clair field. BP, the operator of the field, already has a holding of 28.6%. In return, ConocoPhillips will acquire some of BP’s assets in Alaska.

ConocoPhillips And BP May Trade Assets

2018-05-21 seekingalpha
Taking a look at the recent rumors regarding a possible asset swap between ConocoPhillips and BP plc.

BP Is Said in Talks for Conoco's UK Field Stake in Swap

2018-05-18 rigzone
(Bloomberg) -- BP Plc and ConocoPhillips are in discussions for an asset swap deal that would see the U.K. energy major gain a greater foothold in a key project in the North Sea and the U.S. explorer get Alaskan assets, according to people familiar with the talks.

Rising Crude Oil Prices Could Impact US Natural Gas Supplies

2018-05-18 marketrealist
High crude oil prices and the improving natural gas pipeline capacity in the US have been driving the rise in natural gas supplies. WTI oil prices have risen ~68.1% since June 21, 2017. The decline in OECD oil inventories, geopolitical tensions, and ongoing production cuts are driving oil prices higher.

Forecasting WLL’s Stock Range Using Implied Volatility

2018-05-18 marketrealist
The current implied volatility in Whiting Petroleum (WLL) is ~44.9%. In comparison, its peers Apache Corp. (APA) and Anadarko Petroleum (APC) have implied volatilities of ~30.8% and ~26.8%, respectively. The broader energy sector, represented by the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE), has an implied volatility of ~16.5%.

As oil surges to $72, a popular energy fund is set for its longest win streak in 12 years - MarketWatch

2018-05-17 marketwatch
The U.S. oil benchmark hit a 3 1/2-year high around $72 Thursday, helping to put a popular fund that tracks oil-related companies on pace for its longest period of uninterrupted gains in 12 years.

Industry Sentiment: Who’s Showing Interest in Eagle Ford?

2018-05-16 marketrealist
Increasing interest in the Permian Basin has been evident across the upstream oil and gas industry over the past two years. Distinguished Eagle Ford players such as Devon Energy (DVN) and Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD) dedicated their 2016 and 2017 budgets away from the Eagle Ford Shale. Both companies dedicated only two rigs to Eagle Ford in the first half of 2017.

Anadarko: Don't Sell Yet

2018-05-15 seekingalpha
Management focus on friendly investor returns and accelerating natural gas project in Mozambique will support APC’s share in the short and long term.

Noble Energy (NBL) Seals Crude Oil Transport Deal With EPIC

2018-05-14 zacks
Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL - Free Report) finalized an agreement with EPIC Pipeline, LP (“EPIC”) to transport crude oil from Delaware Basin area to Corpus Christi, TX. Per the contract, the company will start transporting 100 thousand barrels of oil per day (MBbl/d) through EPIC pipelines for a period of 10 years starting from the second half of 2019. The 730-mile EPIC crude oil pipeline has a total capacity of 590 MBbl/d and will connect the Permian Basin and the Eagle Ford area to the Port of Corpus Christi.

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