Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 18th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Clayton Williams Energy (NASDAQ:CWEI): The shares closed at $66.45, up $3.76, or 6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $808.20 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 >>
  • Cal Dive Intl., Inc. (NYSE:DVR): The shares closed at $2.33, up $0.09, or 4.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $221.88 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 >>
  • Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR): The shares closed at $12.51, up $0.41, or 3.39%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.14 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 >>
  • PowerSecure Intl., Inc. (NASDAQ:POWR): The shares closed at $6.19, up $0.2, or 3.34%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $117.40 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 >>
  • Petrobras Argentina SA (NYSE:PZE): The shares closed at $14.03, up $0.42, or 3.09%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.42 billion. About the company: Petrobras Argentina S.A. explores for, produces, refines, and transports oil and natural gas in South America. The Company also manufactures styrene and synthetic rubber, fertilizers, polypropylene and polystyrene, generates and distributes electricity, and operates lumber and agricultural businesses in Argentina. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • EXCO Resources Inc (NYSE:XCO): The shares closed at $10.81, down $0.62, or 5.42%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.32 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • ATP Oil & Gas Corporation (NASDAQ:ATPG): The shares closed at $6.90, down $0.3, or 4.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $356.17 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 >>
  • Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE:ATW): The shares closed at $41.66, down $1.45, or 3.36%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.71 billion. About the company: Atwood Oceanics, Inc. performs contract drilling of exploratory and development oil and gas wells in offshore areas, and provides related support, management, and consulting services. The Company also provides labor, supervisory, and consulting services to operator-owned platform rigs in Australia. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • North American Energy (NYSE:NOA): The shares closed at $7.09, down $0.24, or 3.27%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $257.01 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 >>

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

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