Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 5th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW): The shares closed at $2.81, up $0.18, or 6.84%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $171.25 million. About the company: Headwaters Incorporated develops and deploys alternative fuel and related technologies. The Company converts fossil fuels such as coal and heavy oils to alternative energy products while improving energy efficiency and the environment. Headwaters also acquires and expands synergistic new business opportunities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • (): The shares closed at $26.20, up $1.61, or 6.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $676.22 million. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Basic Energy Services (NYSE:BAS): The shares closed at $19.08, up $1.03, or 5.71%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $810.82 million. About the company: Basic Energy Services, Inc. provides well site services to oil and gas drilling and producing companies. The Company operates well maintenance, workover, and fluid handling services through a fleet of well servicing rigs and fluid service trucks and equipment. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG): The shares closed at $45.01, up $2.25, or 5.26%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $14.40 billion. About the company: Transocean Ltd. is an offshore drilling contractor. The Company owns or operates mobile offshore drilling units, inland drilling barges, and other assets utilized in the support of offshore drilling activities worldwide. Transocean specializes in technically demanding segments of the offshore drilling business, including deepwater and harsh environment drilling services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Comstock Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CRK): The shares closed at $16.89, up $0.83, or 5.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $804.73 million. About the company: Comstock Resources, Inc., an independent exploration and production company, acquires, develops, produces, and explores oil and natural gas properties. The Company’s oil and natural gas reserves are located in the Gulf of Mexico, Texas, and Louisiana. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • 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 >>
  • Delek US Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DK): The shares closed at $11.17, down $0.42, or 3.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $647.99 million. About the company: Delek US Holdings, Inc. a diversified energy focused on petroleum refining and supply and on retail marketing. The Company markets gasoline, diesel and other refined petroleum products and convenience merchandise through a network of company-operated retail fuel and convenience stores. Delek also has a wholesale fuel distribution operation. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX): The shares closed at $44.03, down $1.57, or 3.44%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.93 billion. About the company: Newfield Exploration Company is an independent oil and gas company which explores, develops, and acquires oil and natural gas properties. The Company operates in the Gulf of Mexico, in the onshore United States Gulf Coast, within the North Sea, within Malaysia, and in the Bohai Bay in China. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • CAI International Inc (NYSE:CAP): The shares closed at $15.27, down $0.49, or 3.11%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $294.64 million. About the company: CAI International, Inc. is a container leasing and management company. The Company provides leasing and container management services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR): The shares closed at $13.02, down $0.4, or 2.98%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.18 billion. About the company: Western Refining, Inc., through a subsidiary, refines crude oil and markets petroleum products. The subsidiary primarily produces gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel. The products are marketed in Arizona, New Mexico and Texas in the United States, and Juarez, Mexico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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