Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 6th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Comstock Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CRK): The shares closed at $19.32, up $2.43, or 14.39%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $920.51 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 >>
  • Sunoco Logistics Partners (NYSE:SXL): The shares closed at $37.26, up $2.62, or 7.56%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.85 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 >>
  • Petroleum Development (NASDAQ:PETD): The shares closed at $36.94, up $1.82, or 5.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $872.20 million. About the company: Petroleum Development Corporation is an oil and gas company with drilling and production operations in the Rocky Mountains, the Appalachian Basin, and Michigan. The Company’s drilling operations are focused on shallow Rocky Mountain gas prospects. Petroleum Development also sponsors publicly registered drilling programs and owns an Appalachian Basin natural gas marketing company. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Forest Oil Corporation (NYSE:FST): The shares closed at $16.61, up $0.67, or 4.2%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.90 billion. 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Harvest Natural Resources (NYSE:HNR): The shares closed at $8.99, up $0.36, or 4.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $308.51 million. About the company: Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. is an independent oil and gas exploration and development company with principal operations in Venezuela and Russia. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN): The shares closed at $2.71, down $0.44, or 13.97%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $332.55 million. About the company: Dynegy Inc. provides electricity to markets and customers throughout the United States. The Company’s sell electric energy, capacity and ancillary services on a wholesale basis from its power generation facilities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • PowerSecure Intl., Inc. (NASDAQ:POWR): The shares closed at $5.73, down $0.47, or 7.58%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $108.67 million. About the company: PowerSecure International Inc. provides energy management and conservation solutions to utilities and their commercial, institutional, and industrial customers. The Company partners with utilities to design and install systems and services that manage load curtailment and peak demand conditions, and provide customers with emergency power during outages. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Tesoro Corporation (NYSE:TSO): The shares closed at $23.31, down $1.52, or 6.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.25 billion. About the company: Tesoro Corporation refines and markets petroleum products, and provides transporting services. The Company operates refineries, as well as a network of retail and refueling stations in the western United States. Tesoro also markets gasoline and diesel fuel to independent marketers and commercial end users. 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 >>
  • NuStar Energy L.P. (NYSE:NS): The shares closed at $53.46, down $2.25, or 4.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.46 billion. About the company: NuStar Energy L.P. transports and stores crude oil and refined products. The Company operates pipelines, terminals, and oil storage facilities. NuStar operates in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, and continental Europe. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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