Institutions are Trading these Energy Stocks Now

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about institutional trading in the Energy sector. The higher the ratio of net trades to total shares outstanding, the greater the influence of institutional trading on a particular company’s stock price. Institutional investors are trading these Energy stocks now:

  • Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM): Institutional investors bought 79,917,190 shares and sold 113,327,900 shares, for a net of -33,410,710 shares. This net represents 0.68% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 4,885,000,000. The shares recently traded at $72.64 and the company’s market capitalization is $353,184,000,000.00. About the company: Exxon Mobil Corporation operates petroleum and petrochemicals businesses on a worldwide basis. The Company’s operations include exploration and production of oil and gas, electric power generation, and coal and minerals operations. Exxon Mobil also manufactures and markets fuels, lubricants, and chemicals.
  • Royal Dutch Shell plc (ADR) (NYSE:RDSA): Institutional investors bought 26,877,470 shares and sold 10,337,360 shares, for a net of 16,540,110 shares. This net represents 0.27% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 6,132,640,190. The shares recently traded at $64.22 and the company’s market capitalization is $200,883,400,000.00. About the company: Royal Dutch Shell plc operates as an oil and gas company worldwide. The company explores for, and extracts crude oil and natural gas. It also converts natural gas to liquids to provide cleaner burning fuels; markets and trades natural gas and power; extracts bitumen from mined oil sands and convert it to synthetic crude oil; and develops wind power to generate electricity.
  • Petroleo Brasileiro SA (ADR) (NYSE:PBR): Institutional investors bought 78,663,680 shares and sold 101,125,380 shares, for a net of -22,461,700 shares. This net represents 0.23% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 9,872,826,100. The shares recently traded at $27.61 and the company’s market capitalization is $170,178,700,000.00. About the company: Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. – Petrobras explores for and produces oil and natural gas. The Company refines, markets, and supplies oil products. Petrobras operates oil tankers, distribution pipelines, marine, river and lake terminals, thermal power plants, fertilizer plants, and petrochemical units. The Company operates in South America and elsewhere around the world.
  • BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP): Institutional investors bought 48,831,370 shares and sold 48,563,350 shares, for a net of 268,020 shares. This net represents 0.00% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 18,785,912,000. The shares recently traded at $38.19 and the company’s market capitalization is $119,161,700,000.00. About the company: BP plc is an oil and petrochemicals company. The Company explores for and produces oil and natural gas, refines, markets, and supplies petroleum products, generates solar energy, and manufactures and markets chemicals. BP’s chemicals include terephthalic acid, acetic acid, acrylonitrile, ethylene and polyethylene.
  • TOTAL S.A. (ADR) (NYSE:TOT): Institutional investors bought 15,892,820 shares and sold 13,997,360 shares, for a net of 1,895,460 shares. This net represents 0.08% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 2,234,829,040. The shares recently traded at $46.80 and the company’s market capitalization is $109,165,864,774.97. About the company: Total SA explores for, produces, refines, transports, and markets oil and natural gas. The Company also operates a chemical division which produces polypropylene, polyethylene, polystyrene, rubber, paint, ink, adhesives, and resins. Total operates gasoline filling stations in Europe, the United States, and Africa.
  • Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB): Institutional investors bought 66,328,670 shares and sold 64,611,410 shares, for a net of 1,717,260 shares. This net represents 0.14% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 1,250,000,000. The shares recently traded at $74.84 and the company’s market capitalization is $100,986,600,000.00. About the company: Schlumberger Limited is an oil services company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides a wide range of services, including technology, project management and information solutions to the international petroleum industry as well as advanced acquisition and data processing surveys.
  • China Petroleum + Chemical Corp. (ADR) (NYSE:SNP): Institutional investors bought 5,494,530 shares and sold 2,172,970 shares, for a net of 3,321,560 shares. This net represents 0.00% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 86,702,513,470. The shares recently traded at $91.14 and the company’s market capitalization is $95,379,393,775.12. About the company: China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) refines, produces and trades petroleum and petrochemical products such as gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, kerosene, ethylene, synthetic fibers, synthetic rubber, synthetic resins, and chemical fertilizers. Also, The company explores for and produces crude oil and natural gas in China.
  • ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP): Institutional investors bought 49,282,090 shares and sold 75,744,640 shares, for a net of -26,462,550 shares. This net represents 1.79% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 1,479,330,000. The shares recently traded at $65.51 and the company’s market capitalization is $89,946,840,000.00. About the company: ConocoPhillips is an international, integrated energy company which operates in several business segments. The Company explores for and produces petroleum, and refines, markets, supplies, and transports petroleum. ConocoPhillips also gathers and processes natural gas, and produces and distributes chemicals and plastics.
  • Ecopetrol S.A. (ADR) (NYSE:EC): Institutional investors bought 8,091,790 shares and sold 1,263,000 shares, for a net of 6,828,790 shares. This net represents 0.02% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 40,472,512,590. The shares recently traded at $40.59 and the company’s market capitalization is $82,710,853,874.47. About the company: Ecopetrol SA is an integrated oil company. The Company owns interests in oil producing fields in the central area, south, west and north of Colombia as well as refineries, ports for fuel exports and imports on both coasts and the transportation network of pipelines and polyducts throughout the Colombian territory.
  • CNOOC Limited (ADR) (NYSE:CEO): Institutional investors bought 1,474,410 shares and sold 1,532,340 shares, for a net of -57,930 shares. This net represents 0.00% of common shares outstanding. The number of shares outstanding is 44,669,199,980. The shares recently traded at $187.66 and the company’s market capitalization is $82,478,290,357.81. About the company: CNOOC Limited, through its subsidiaries, explores, develops, produces, and sells crude oil and natural gas.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from screener.co.  All data are assumed to be accurate.)

Advantage: Check out our interactive stock charts, fundamentals, Twitter stream, and more >>

Improve Your 2011 Financial Health: Join the winning team of stock pickers with Wall St. Cheat Sheet’s acclaimed premium newsletter>>

More from The Cheat Sheet