Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Oct 12th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Cal Dive Intl., Inc. (NYSE:DVR): The shares closed at $2.28, up $0.27, or 13.43%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $217.12 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.
  • Cheniere Energy, Inc. (AMEX:LNG): The shares closed at $5.28, up $0.6, or 12.82%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $436.77 million. About the company: Cheniere Energy, Inc., through subsidiaries, develops liquefied natural gas terminals, and explores for oil and natural gas. The Company explores for oil and gas in the Gulf of Mexico.
  • W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE:WTI): The shares closed at $16.61, up $1.71, or 11.48%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.24 billion. About the company: W&T Offshore, Inc. is an independent oil and natural gas company focused primarily on the Gulf of Mexico area in the United States.
  • Aegean Marine Petroleum (NYSE:ANW): The shares closed at $4.77, up $0.4, or 9.15%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $222.98 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.
  • (): The shares closed at $2.80, up $0.2, or 7.85%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $164.70 million.

Losers (% price change)

  • 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.
  • Global Partners LP (NYSE:GLP): The shares closed at $15.17, down $0.61, or 3.87%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $330.87 million. About the company: Global Partners LP owns, controls or has access to a terminal network of refined petroleum products in New England, located in the United States. The Company is a wholesale distributor of distillates such as home heating oil, gasoline, and residual oil. Global Partners serves wholesalers, retailers, and commercial customers.
  • Newpark Resources, Inc. (NYSE:NR): The shares closed at $7.31, down $0.24, or 3.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $665.97 million. About the company: Newpark Resources, Inc. provides environmental services to the oil and gas exploration and production industry, primarily in the Gulf Coast market. Services include processing and disposal of oilfield exploration and production waste and drilling fluids, along with associated engineering and technical services, and fluids processing and recycling services at the rig site.
  • Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG): The shares closed at $64.40, down $1.41, or 2.14%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $6.73 billion. About the company: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation is an independent oil and gas company that develops, exploits, and explores oil and gas properties located in North America. The Company holds interests Appalachian Basin, onshore Gulf Coast, including south and east Texas and north Louisiana, the Rocky Mountains and the Anadarko Basin as well as in the deep gas basin of Western Canada.
  • James River Coal Company (NASDAQ:JRCC): The shares closed at $8.02, down $0.16, or 1.96%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $285.50 million. About the company: James River Coal Company, through subsidiaries, mines coal. The Company’s subsidiaries operate in Kentucky.

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

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