Oil Services Stocks

Energy Takeout Menu, Part 1

Weatherford International (NYSE: WFT) The smallest of the Big Four oil-field services firms, Weatherford International’s size, recent struggles and industry-leading position artificial lift make the company a potential takeover candidate.  Between 2011 and 2013, Weatherford ...

By |May 27, 2014|Feature Article|

05/14/14: A Second(ary) Chance to Buy

USA Compression Partners LP’s (NYSE: USAC) Secondary Offering Gives Investors a Buying Opportunity Aggressive MLP Portfolio holding USA Compression Partners LP (NYSE: USAC) stands to benefit from the growing proportion of US natural-gas output that ...

By |May 14, 2014|Alert|

Oil-Field Services: Underappreciated Strength

Each earnings season, we look forward to poring over quarterly results from the big four oil-field services companies–Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB), Halliburton (NYSE: HAL), Baker Hughes (NYSE: BHI) and Weatherford International (NYSE: WFT). The big four’s conference calls to discuss quarterly earnings–particularly ...

By |February 14, 2014|Feature Article|

Swimming Upstream

Emerge Energy Services LP (NYSE: EMES) Emerge Energy Services LP operates two business segments: mining specialized silica sand for use in hydraulic fracturing, and fuel processing and distribution. Oil and gas producers use American Petroleum ...

By |December 11, 2013|Feature Article|

Focus List — Less is More

We designed Energy & Income Advisor to be the most comprehensive financial advisory covering this popular sector. Our coverage universe includes every energy-related master limited partnership (MLP), more than 70 dividend-paying Canadian energy stocks and ...

By |November 26, 2013|Feature Article|

Bucking Tradition

Although the majority of investors associate master limited partnerships (MLP) with midstream infrastructure and a handful of well-hedged upstream operators, an upsurge in private letter rulings from the Internal Service has expanded the interpretation of ...

By |May 31, 2013|Feature Article|

Heavy Coverage

Lower Risk Chevron Corp (NYSE: CVX) -- Production last year will likely come in roughly flat with year-ago levels. Chevron recently announced purchase of what will amount to a 50 percent stake in the Kitimat ...

By |January 5, 2013|Feature Article|

11/15/12: A Turnaround Story or a Takeover Play

Weatherford International (NYSE: WFT) reported messy third-quarter results because of the company’s ongoing tax accounting issues, inventory writedowns, and one-off goodwill impairment charges related to certain business segments. Although the company’s underlying operations enjoyed a ...

By |November 15, 2012|Alert|

11/03/12: Oil-Field Services Roundup

Third-quarter results in the oil-field services space reflected ongoing weakness in North America and steady improvement in international markets. Among the Big Four services companies, Focus List holding Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB) stands to benefit the most ...

By |November 4, 2012|Alert|


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