Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 29th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE:WG): The shares closed at $3.66, up $0.49, or 15.46%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $177.68 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 >>
  • Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN): The shares closed at $2.71, up $0.29, or 11.98%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $331.80 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 >>
  • Quicksilver Resources Inc (NYSE:KWK): The shares closed at $7.79, up $0.59, or 8.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.33 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 >>
  • Stone Energy Corporation (NYSE:SGY): The shares closed at $27.51, up $1.29, or 4.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.35 billion. About the company: Stone Energy Corporation is an independent oil and gas company. The Company acquires, explores, develops, and operates oil and gas properties onshore and offshore in the Gulf Coast Basin. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Nexen Inc. (NYSE:NXY): The shares closed at $15.46, up $0.69, or 4.67%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $8.15 billion. About the company: Nexen Inc., operates as an energy company and explores for, develops, produces and markets crude oil, natural gas and power. The Company’s oil and gas exploration and development activities are conducted in the North Sea, Canada, Gulf of Mexico, offshore West Africa, and Yemen. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG): The shares closed at $41.63, down $4.31, or 9.38%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $13.32 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 >>
  • Gulfport Energy Corp. (NASDAQ:GPOR): The shares closed at $29.53, down $2.19, or 6.9%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.50 billion. About the company: Gulfport Energy Corporation owns and operates oil and gas properties in the Louisiana Gulf Coast area of the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FXEN): The shares closed at $4.60, down $0.24, or 4.96%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $242.77 million. About the company: FX Energy, Inc. explores for and produces oil and gas, primarily in the Republic of Poland. The Company also has limited oil production and reserves in Montana and Nevada, as well as oil and gas exploration projects in other western states. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE:ALJ): The shares closed at $8.28, down $0.39, or 4.5%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $462.32 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 >>
  • Aegean Marine Petroleum (NYSE:ANW): The shares closed at $4.14, down $0.19, or 4.39%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $183.24 million. About the company: Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. supplies and markets refined marine fuel and lubricants to ships in port and at sea. The Company also owns and operates a fleet of bunkering tankers in multiple jurisdictions. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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