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(CVX) Oil and Gas Stock Outlook – May 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews

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Crude Oil

Record-high U.S. crude stocks, a struggling European economy, worries about China’s growth outlook, and the strong dollar have weakened oil prices to around mid-$90s a barrel. Partly offsetting this unfavorable view has been the improvement in domestic...

17May2013 | | Comments Off on (CVX) Oil and Gas Stock Outlook – May 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews | Continued

(APC) Natural Gas Supplies Down by 82 Bcf

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected decrease in natural gas supplies. However, the storage withdrawal – the fourth for the winter heating season – was lower than both last year and the five-year average, thereby indicating continued bearishness.

About...

26Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (APC) Natural Gas Supplies Down by 82 Bcf | Continued

(DEJ) Dejour farms out development of West Grand Valley

Dejour farms out development of West Grand Valley

By Steven Ralston, CFA

Dejour Energy (DEJ) announced the execution of an agreement to sell and farm-out approximately...

10Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (DEJ) Dejour farms out development of West Grand Valley | Continued

(APC) Gas Stocks Dip Below Year-Ago Level

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected decrease in natural gas supplies on account of slightly lower production. The storage withdrawal – the third for the winter heating season – has also pushed down natural gas stocks below the year-ago level...

10Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (APC) Gas Stocks Dip Below Year-Ago Level | Continued

(APC) Natural Gas Storage Scales New Peak

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting the commodity’s brisk use for space heating by residential/commercial consumers and lower imports from Canada.

Despite the relatively soft (and below estimate)...

29Nov2012 | | Comments Off on (APC) Natural Gas Storage Scales New Peak | Continued

(APC) U.S. Natural Gas Stockpiles Shrink

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected decrease in natural gas supplies on account of the advent of cold weather that prompted  the commodity’s brisk use for space heating by residential/commercial consumers. The storage withdrawal – the second...

27Nov2012 | | Comments Off on (APC) U.S. Natural Gas Stockpiles Shrink | Continued

(APC) U.S. Natural Gas Supplies Up by 72 Bcf

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting the commodity’s brisk use for space heating by residential/commercial consumers amid essentially flat supply.

Despite the relatively soft (and below estimate)...

16Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (APC) U.S. Natural Gas Supplies Up by 72 Bcf | Continued

(EIA) Natural Gas Supplies Up by 77 Bcf

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, as overall domestic consumption fell amid an increase in production.

Gas stocks – currently some 10% above the benchmark average levels – are at their highest point...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (EIA) Natural Gas Supplies Up by 77 Bcf | Continued

(EIA) Natural Gas Supplies Up by 67 Bcf

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed an in-line increase in natural gas supplies, as domestic consumption – reflecting air conditioning demand – declined with temperatures falling from their summer highs. Additionally,  production level remained strong.

Gas...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (EIA) Natural Gas Supplies Up by 67 Bcf | Continued

(HAL) U.S. Natural Gas Supplies Surprise Increase According to U.S. Energy Department

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, as domestic consumption – reflecting air conditioning demand – declined with temperatures falling from their summer highs. Additionally, production level remained strong.

Gas...

1Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (HAL) U.S. Natural Gas Supplies Surprise Increase According to U.S. Energy Department | Continued

(APA) Apache to Sell Stake in Kitimat LNG

Recently, U.S. energy firm Apache Corporation (APA) announced its decision to divest 20% stake in Kitimat liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project.

This $15 billion venture is led by Apache (with 40% share) in partnership...

13Sep2012 | | Comments Off on (APA) Apache to Sell Stake in Kitimat LNG | Continued

(HP) U.S. Natural Gas Inventories Swell

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting the commodity’s tepid use for power generation, as temperatures fell from their summer highs. Moreover, the build came in ahead of the five-year average addition...

5Sep2012 | | Comments Off on (HP) U.S. Natural Gas Inventories Swell | Continued

(APC) Natural Gas Supplies Up by 47 Bcf

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting the commodity’s tepid use for power generation, as temperatures fell slightly from their summer highs. However, the build came in well short of the five-year average...

31Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (APC) Natural Gas Supplies Up by 47 Bcf | Continued

(DVN) Another Cut in Natural Gas Surplus

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting the commodity’s brisk use for power generation in the face of extreme summer temperatures.

Despite the relatively soft (and below estimate) supply build,...

24Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (DVN) Another Cut in Natural Gas Surplus | Continued

(CRK) Comstock Resources Hurt by Natural Gas Price

Oil and natural gas firm Comstock Resources Inc. (CRK) posted weak second quarter results due to lower natural gas prices.

The predominantly natural gas-focused exploration and production company reported adjusted loss per share...

21Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (CRK) Comstock Resources Hurt by Natural Gas Price | Continued

(COP) Company News for July 26, 2012 – Corporate Summary

•    ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) reported second quarter earnings per share of $1.22, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.17

•    Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) posted second quarter...

16Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (COP) Company News for July 26, 2012 – Corporate Summary | Continued

(EIA) U.S. Natural Gas Storage Growth Slows

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting the commodity’s brisk use for power generation in the face of extreme summer temperatures.

Despite the relatively soft (and below estimate) supply build,...

14Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (EIA) U.S. Natural Gas Storage Growth Slows | Continued

(DVN) U.S. Natural Gas Storage Surplus Narrows

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting the commodity’s tepid demand. However, the build came in well short of the five-year average addition for the week.

Despite the relatively soft supply build,...

16Jul2012 | | Comments Off on (DVN) U.S. Natural Gas Storage Surplus Narrows | Continued

(DVN) U.S. Energy Department Reports Another Modest Natural Gas Build

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a slightly smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting the commodity’s brisk use for power generation.

Despite the relatively soft (and below estimate) supply build, the latest injection – the sixteenth...

10Jul2012 | | Comments Off on (DVN) U.S. Energy Department Reports Another Modest Natural Gas Build | Continued

(HAL) Pace of Natural Gas Supply Growth Slows

The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a slightly smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting the commodity’s brisk use for power generation.

Despite the relatively soft (and below estimate) supply build, the latest injection – the fourteenth...

24Jun2012 | | Comments Off on (HAL) Pace of Natural Gas Supply Growth Slows | Continued

(XOM) U.S. Natural Gas Surplus Shrinks Further

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, as demand from power utilities declined. The latest injection – the twelfth in 2012 – has added to already bloated inventories.

Gas stocks – currently some 32% above...

10Jun2012 | | Comments Off on (XOM) U.S. Natural Gas Surplus Shrinks Further | Continued

(RDSA) Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Allies Launch LNG Unit

European oil biggie Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSA) along with Asian partners – Japanese energy giant Mitsubishi Corporation, state-controlled China National Petroleum Corporation and Korea Gas Corporation – officially launched the...

28May2012 | | Comments Off on (RDSA) Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Allies Launch LNG Unit | Continued

(EIA) U.S. Energy Department Reports Natural Gas Surplus Shrinks

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, as mild temperatures in parts of the country have restricted the commodity’s requirement for power burn. The injection – the ninth in 2012 – has added to already bloated...

21May2012 | | Comments Off on (EIA) U.S. Energy Department Reports Natural Gas Surplus Shrinks | Continued

(BHI) U.S. Oil Drilling Rigs Scale New Peak

In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a rise in the U.S. rig count (number of rigs searching for oil and gas in the country). This can be attributed to an increase in the tally...

24Apr2012 | | Comments Off on (BHI) U.S. Oil Drilling Rigs Scale New Peak | Continued

(EIA) Natural Gas Prices Continue to Sink

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed an in-line increase in natural gas supplies, as maintenance on two nuclear units in Southern California led to increased natural gas demand in the region.

However, this is largely seen as a one-off shot, with mild April temperatures...

22Apr2012 | | Comments Off on (EIA) Natural Gas Prices Continue to Sink | Continued

(BHI) Natural Gas Rig Count Lowest Since 2002

In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count (number of rigs searching for oil and gas in the country). This can be primarily attributed to a decrease in...

18Apr2012 | | Comments Off on (BHI) Natural Gas Rig Count Lowest Since 2002 | Continued

(EIA) Natural Gas Woes: No End in Sight

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, as pipeline imports from Canada declined.

However, this is largely seen as a one-off shot, with mild April temperatures across the country restricting the commodity’s...

16Apr2012 | | Comments Off on (EIA) Natural Gas Woes: No End in Sight | Continued

(BHI) Oil Rig Count Highest Since 1987

In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a rise in the U.S. rig count (number of rigs searching for oil and gas in the country). This can be attributed to an increase...

3Apr2012 | | Comments Off on (BHI) Oil Rig Count Highest Since 1987 | Continued

(CHK) Nat Gas Stocks in Record Territory

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, as record-warm March temperatures across the country have restricted the commodity’s requirement for power burn. In fact, the second injection of 2012 and the largest ever...

31Mar2012 | | Comments Off on (CHK) Nat Gas Stocks in Record Territory | Continued

(BHI) U.S. Natural Gas Rig Count Lowest in 10 Years

In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) reported a dip in the U.S. rig count (number of rigs searching for oil and gas in the country). This can be primarily attributed...

27Mar2012 | | Comments Off on (BHI) U.S. Natural Gas Rig Count Lowest in 10 Years | Continued