Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 22nd

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Hercules Offshore, Inc. (NASDAQ:HERO): The shares closed at $3.70, up $0.12, or 3.35%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $510.20 million. About the company: Hercules Offshore, Inc. offers offshore contract drilling, liftboat and inland barge services. The Company operates in the United States Gulf of Mexico, the Middle East, India, Latin America, West Africa, and Malaysia. Hercules serves oil and natural gas exploration and production companies. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • (): The shares closed at $3.33, up $0.1, or 3.1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $195.58 million. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Targa Resources Partners (NYSE:NGLS): The shares closed at $24.45, up $0.69, or 2.9%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.82 billion. About the company: Targa Resources Partners LP acquires, owns, develops, and operates a diversified portfolio of complementary midstream energy assets. The Company is involved in the gathering, compressing, treating, processing and selling natural gas and fractionating and selling natural gas liquids, or NGLs, and NGL products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Mcmoran Exploration Co (NYSE:MMR): The shares closed at $14.61, up $0.4, or 2.81%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.36 billion. About the company: McMoRan Exploration Co. explores for and produces oil and gas offshore in the Gulf of Mexico and onshore in the Gulf Coast area. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Alliance Hldgs. GP, L.P. (NASDAQ:AHGP): The shares closed at $50.24, up $1.25, or 2.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.01 billion. About the company: Alliance Holdings GP LP owns and controls Alliance Resource Management GP, LLC, the managing general partner of Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ:ARLP). ARLP produces and markets coal United States utilities and industrial users. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE:ALJ): The shares closed at $8.33, down $1.25, or 13.05%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $465.11 million. About the company: Alon USA Energy, Inc. refines and markets oil, operates pipelines, and operates convenience stores. The Company operates a sour crude oil refinery and pipeline, markets gasoline and diesel fuel to retailers, markets unbranded gasoline and diesel and jet fuels, supplies asphalt in West Texas, New Mexico and Arizona, and operates convenience stores in West Texas and New Mexico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN): The shares closed at $2.40, down $0.15, or 5.88%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $293.84 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 >>
  • Cal Dive Intl., Inc. (NYSE:DVR): The shares closed at $2.06, down $0.12, or 5.5%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $196.17 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 >>
  • Quicksilver Resources Inc (NYSE:KWK): The shares closed at $7.43, down $0.39, or 4.99%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.27 billion. About the company: Quicksilver Resources Inc. is involved in the acquisition, development, exploration, production, and sale of natural gas and crude oil. The Company also conducts operations in the gathering, processing, and transmission of natural gas. Quicksilver owns properties in Michigan, Wyoming, and Montana in the United States, and in Canada. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE:WG): The shares closed at $3.89, down $0.2, or 4.89%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $188.85 million. About the company: Willbros Group, Inc. is an independent contractor providing construction, engineering and specialty services to the oil and gas industry, for private industry and government entities worldwide. The Company’s services include building and replacement of major pipelines, flow stations, pump stations, gas compressor stations, oil and gas facilities, piers, docks and bridges. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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