Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 9th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Dawson Geophysical Co. (NASDAQ:DWSN): The shares closed at $31.15, up $2.16, or 7.45%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $246.42 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • CGG Veritas (NYSE:CGV): The shares closed at $23.28, up $0.48, or 2.11%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.54 billion. About the company: Compagnie Generale de Geophysique-Veritas (CGG-Veritas) provides geophysical services and software products and manufactures geophysical equipment. The Company’s products and services use seismic imaging to help the oil and gas industries explore and develop reserves. CGG-Veritas operates in the Americas, Asia-Pacific, Europe, the former Soviet Union, and Africa. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Transportadora de Gas del (NYSE:TGS): The shares closed at $3.15, up $0.04, or 1.29%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $500.53 million. About the company: Transportadora de Gas del Sur S.A. (NYSE:TGS) transports and processes natural gas in Argentina. The Company’s pipeline systems connect major gas fields in Southern and Western Argentina with distributors of gas in those areas and in the Greater Buenos Aires area. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Inergy, L.P. (NYSE:NRGY): The shares closed at $37.34, up $0.37, or 1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.45 billion. About the company: Inergy, L.P. is an energy infrastructure and distribution company. Inergy operates a retail and wholesale propane supply, marketing and distribution business. The Company also operates a midstream business that includes a natural gas storage business, a liquefied petroleum gas storage business, a natural gas liquids business and a solution-mining and salt production company. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Harvest Natural Resources (NYSE:HNR): The shares closed at $8.69, down $2.2, or 20.2%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $295.24 million. About the company: Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. is an independent oil and gas exploration and development company with principal operations in Venezuela and Russia. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ATP Oil & Gas Corporation (NASDAQ:ATPG): The shares closed at $8.45, down $2.05, or 19.52%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $436.15 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 >>
  • James River Coal Company (NASDAQ:JRCC): The shares closed at $8.47, down $1.01, or 10.65%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $301.52 million. About the company: James River Coal Company, through subsidiaries, mines coal. The Company’s subsidiaries operate in Kentucky. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN): The shares closed at $3.37, down $0.39, or 10.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $412.61 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 >>
  • Isramco, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRL): The shares closed at $77.57, down $8.88, or 10.27%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $210.81 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 >>

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