Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 27th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Energy (NYSE:XLE) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

Rex Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:REXX): The shares closed at $15.60, up $0.74, or 4.98%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $692.65 million. About the company: Rex Energy Corporation is an independent oil and gas company operating in the Illinois Basin, the Appalachian Basin and the southwestern region of the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Sunoco Logistics Partners (NYSE:SXL): The shares closed at $38.83, up $1.59, or 4.27%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.01 billion. About the company: Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. acquires, owns, and operates a group of refined product and crude oil pipelines and terminal facilities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FXEN): The shares closed at $5.03, up $0.2, or 4.14%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $265.47 million. About the company: FX Energy, Inc. explores for and produces oil and gas, primarily in the Republic of Poland. The Company also has limited oil production and reserves in Montana and Nevada, as well as oil and gas exploration projects in other western states. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Clayton Williams Energy (NASDAQ:CWEI): The shares closed at $78.48, up $2.83, or 3.74%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $954.52 million. About the company: Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. and its subsidiaries explore for and produce oil and natural gas. The Company’s activities are primarily located in Texas, Louisiana, and other southern states. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Energy Partners, Ltd. (NYSE:EPL): The shares closed at $14.46, up $0.45, or 3.21%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $573.31 million. About the company: Energy Partners Ltd. is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company. The Company is focused along the United States Gulf coast primarily in the Gulf of Mexico, both on the shelf and in deepwater. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

Aegean Marine Petroleum (NYSE:ANW): The shares closed at $4.06, down $0.22, or 5.14%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $179.70 million. About the company: Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. supplies and markets refined marine fuel and lubricants to ships in port and at sea. The Company also owns and operates a fleet of bunkering tankers in multiple jurisdictions. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

North American Energy (NYSE:NOA): The shares closed at $6.59, down $0.34, or 4.91%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $238.88 million. About the company: North American Energy Partners Inc. is a resource services provider to oil and natural gas, and other natural resource companies, with a primary focus in the Canadian oil sands. The Company provides a range of mining and site preparation, piling and pipeline installation services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Toreador Resources Corp. (NASDAQ:TRGL): The shares closed at $4.29, down $0.21, or 4.67%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $108.65 million. About the company: Toreador Resources Corporation is an independent, international energy company. The Company acquires, develops, explores and produces developed, producing, and undeveloped properties for natural gas, crude oil and other minerals deposits. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

GMX Resources Inc. (NYSE:GMXR): The shares closed at $13.11, down $0.57, or 4.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $409.21 million. About the company: GMX Resources Inc. acquires and develops oil and gas properties in the United States. The Company currently holds interests in producing and undeveloped properties located primarily in Texas, Louisiana, Kansas, and New Mexico. GMX is concentrating its efforts on the acquisition and development of gas reserves. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

McDermott International (NYSE:MDR): The shares closed at $11.47, down $0.46, or 3.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.70 billion. About the company: McDermott International, Inc. is a worldwide energy services company. The Company and its subsidiaries provide engineering, fabrication, installation, procurement, research, manufacturing, environmental systems, project management, and facility management services to a variety of customers in the energy and power industries, including the U.S. Department of Energy. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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