Big Energy Companies Seeing Share Prices Drop Over 10% This Year

Wall St. Watchdog uncovers large cap companies in the Energy sector whose shares have declined at least 10% year-to-date.  The minimum market capitalization is $1 billion.

  • Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES): This company’s stock has declined by -10.43% year-to-date, and it recently traded at $68.56. Its market capitalization is $23,293,070,000. About the company: Hess Corporation is a global integrated energy company. The Company explores for, produces, markets, and refines crude oil and natural gas. The Company operates in countries that include Algeria, Australia, Azerbaijan, Brazil, Denmark, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Indonesia, Libya, Malaysia, Norway, Peru, Russia, Thailand, the United Kingdom and the United States. Hess Corp Earnings Cheat Sheet: Margins Expand and Profit Climbs>>
  • Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU): This company’s stock has declined by -10.18% year-to-date, and it recently traded at $57.47. Its market capitalization is $15,559,240,000. About the company: Peabody Energy Corporation mines and markets predominantly low sulfur coal, primarily for use by electric utilities. The Company also trades coal and emission allowances. Peabody owns and operates mines in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming, Illinois, Indiana, and Australia. The Company also a minority interest in a Venezuelan mine through a joint venture.
  • Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR): This company’s stock has declined by -13.86% year-to-date, and it recently traded at $64.22. Its market capitalization is $12,421,840,000. About the company: Murphy Oil Corporation is a worldwide oil and gas exploration and production company with refining and marketing operations in the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company also has exploration and production activities in countries that include United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Malaysia, and Ecuador. Murphy Oil has retail operations as well in the United States.
  • Arch Coal Inc (NYSE:ACI): This company’s stock has declined by -26.98% year-to-date, and it recently traded at $25.60. Its market capitalization is $5,397,370,000. About the company: Arch Coal, Inc. mines, processes, and markets low sulfur coal from surface, underground, and auger mines located in the western United States and in the central Appalachian region. The Company markets its coal primarily to electric utilities.
  • Inergy, L.P. (NYSE:NRGY): This company’s stock has declined by -19.42% year-to-date, and it recently traded at $31.62. Its market capitalization is $3,766,505,000. About the company: Inergy, L.P. is an energy infrastructure and distribution company. Inergy operates a retail and wholesale propane supply, marketing and distribution business. The Company also operates a midstream business that includes a natural gas storage business, a liquefied petroleum gas storage business, a natural gas liquids business and a solution-mining and salt production company.
  • Forest Oil Corporation (NYSE:FST): This company’s stock has declined by -31.52% year-to-date, and it recently traded at $26.00. Its market capitalization is $2,954,558,000. About the company: Forest Oil Corporation is involved in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, and marketing of natural gas and crude oil in North American and international locations. The Company’s principal reserves and producing properties are located in the United States, including Alaska, the Gulf of Mexico, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wyoming, and in Canada.
  • AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU): This company’s stock has declined by -12.48% year-to-date, and it recently traded at $42.72. Its market capitalization is $2,440,350,000. About the company: AmeriGas Partners, L.P. is a retail marketer of propane. The Company serves residential, commercial, industrial, motor fuel, and agricultural customers in the United States. AmeriGas operates an extensive storage and distribution network, using pipelines, barges, rail cars, and tanker trucks to transport propane to local-market distribution locations.
  • Gran Tierra Energy Inc. (AMEX:GTE): This company’s stock has declined by -13.66% year-to-date, and it recently traded at $6.95. Its market capitalization is $1,813,098,000. About the company: Gran Tierra Energy, Inc. is an international oil and gas exploration and production company. The Company currently holds interests in producing and prospective properties in Colombia, Argentina and Peru.
  • Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SPH): This company’s stock has declined by -20.72% year-to-date, and it recently traded at $44.47. Its market capitalization is $1,574,138,000. About the company: Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. is a retail propane gas marketer that serves residential, commercial, industrial, and agricultural customers through service centers.
  • Northern Oil + Gas, Inc. (AMEX:NOG): This company’s stock has declined by -18.63% year-to-date, and it recently traded at $22.14. Its market capitalization is $1,397,840,000. About the company: Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. is an oil and gas exploration and production company. The Company is currently focused on the Rocky Mountain regions of the United States.

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

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