Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 4th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE:ALJ): The shares closed at $11.44, up $3.63, or 46.48%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $638.76 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 >>
  • PowerSecure Intl., Inc. (NASDAQ:POWR): The shares closed at $5.92, up $1.3, or 28.14%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $112.28 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 >>
  • Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:UPL): The shares closed at $36.47, up $3.2, or 9.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.58 billion. About the company: Ultra Petroleum Corp. is a natural gas exploration and production company focused on the Green River Basin of Wyoming in the United States. The Company also explores for oil and gas in China. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Plains Exploration (NYSE:PXP): The shares closed at $36.46, up $3.12, or 9.36%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.14 billion. About the company: Plains Exploration & Production Company is an independent oil and gas company with onshore and offshore operations in California, West Texas, East Texas and the Gulf Coast region. The Company is primarily involved in the upstream activities of acquiring, exploiting, developing, and producing oil and gas. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • (): The shares closed at $3.38, up $0.25, or 7.99%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $198.52 million. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN): The shares closed at $3.30, down $0.43, or 11.53%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $404.04 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 $2.54, down $0.23, or 8.3%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $241.88 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 >>
  • Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE:CHK): The shares closed at $27.07, down $1.96, or 6.75%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $17.89 billion. About the company: Chesapeake Energy Corporation produces oil and natural gas. The Company’s operations are focused on discovering, developing and acquiring conventional and unconventional natural gas reserves onshore in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Dawson Geophysical Co. (NASDAQ:DWSN): The shares closed at $27.83, down $1.48, or 5.05%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $220.16 million. About the company: Dawson Geophysical Company acquires and processes three-dimensional seismic data used by third-party clients to analyze subsurface geological conditions for potential oil and natural gas accumulation. The Company operates land-based acquisition crews, primarily in the western United States, for major- and intermediate-sized oil and gas companies and independent oil operators. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. (NYSE:AAV): The shares closed at $5.18, down $0.25, or 4.6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $857.81 million. About the company: Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. is an intermediate oil and natural gas corporation with properties located in Western Canada. 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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