Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 14th

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 $2.37, up $0.21, or 9.72%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $144.23 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 >>
  • Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WLT): The shares closed at $75.53, up $3.53, or 4.9%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.72 billion. About the company: Walter Energy, Inc. mines coal. The Company produces metallurgical and steam and industrial coal,; manufactures blast furnace, foundry, industrial and buckwheat coke; and produces light oil, coal tar, and ammonium sulfate. Walter Energy also degasifies coalbeds and sells the gas to a utility. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Gastar Exploration Ltd (NYSE:GST): The shares closed at $3.59, up $0.16, or 4.66%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $232.26 million. About the company: Gastar Exploration Ltd. is a natural gas exploration company. The Company explores for natural gas in Texas and West Virginia in the United States, and in Australia. Gastar owns and operates coal bed methane properties in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSE:LNG): The shares closed at $10.56, up $0.4, or 3.94%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $874.83 million. About the company: Cheniere Energy, Inc., through subsidiaries, develops liquefied natural gas terminals, and explores for oil and natural gas. The Company explores for oil and gas in the Gulf of Mexico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Natural Resource Partners (NYSE:NRP): The shares closed at $29.94, up $0.95, or 3.28%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.17 billion. About the company: Natural Resource Partners L.P. owns and manages coal properties in Appalachia, the Illinois Basin, and the Western United States. The Company leases coal reserves to experienced mine operators under long-term leases that grant the operator the right to mine its coal reserves in exchange for royalty payments. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • ATP Oil & Gas Corporation (NASDAQ:ATPG): The shares closed at $5.78, down $0.97, or 14.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $298.36 million. About the company: ATP Oil & Gas Corporation acquires and develops natural gas and oil properties, and produces natural gas and crude oil, primarily in the outer continental shelf of the Gulf of Mexico. The Company concentrates on proven undeveloped reserves which have not been strategic to major oil and gas exploration companies. ATP also operates in the shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico and in the North Sea. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Cal Dive Intl., Inc. (NYSE:DVR): The shares closed at $2.46, down $0.17, or 6.46%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $234.26 million. About the company: Cal Dive International, Inc. is a marine contracting company. The Company’s services include manned diving, pipelay and pipe burial services to the offshore oil and natural gas industry. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Isramco, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRL): The shares closed at $78.96, down $5.03, or 5.99%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $214.59 million. About the company: Isramco, Inc. acquires, explores, operates, and develops oil and gas properties in the United States and Israel. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • EXCO Resources Inc (NYSE:XCO): The shares closed at $12.01, down $0.69, or 5.43%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.58 billion. About the company: EXCO Resources, Inc. explores for oil and natural gas. The Company operates in onshore locations in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Comstock Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CRK): The shares closed at $17.22, down $0.97, or 5.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $820.48 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 >>

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