Energy Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Oct 24th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Isramco, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRL): The shares closed at $82.65, up $10.58, or 14.68%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $224.62 million. About the company: Isramco, Inc. acquires, explores, operates, and develops oil and gas properties in the United States and Israel.
  • Transportadora de Gas del (NYSE:TGS): The shares closed at $3.37, up $0.29, or 9.56%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $535.49 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.
  • Venoco, Inc. (NYSE:VQ): The shares closed at $10.51, up $0.9, or 9.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $647.60 million. About the company: Venoco Inc. is an onshore and offshore oil and gas exploration and production company.
  • FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FXEN): The shares closed at $5.51, up $0.45, or 8.89%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $289.06 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.
  • (): The shares closed at $23.63, up $1.9, or 8.74%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.35 billion.

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.
  • Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR): The shares closed at $16.53, down $0.41, or 2.42%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.50 billion. About the company: Western Refining, Inc., through a subsidiary, refines crude oil and markets petroleum products. The subsidiary primarily produces gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel. The products are marketed in Arizona, New Mexico and Texas in the United States, and Juarez, Mexico.
  • (): The shares closed at $72.52, down $1.41, or 1.91%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.48 billion.
  • Delek US Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DK): The shares closed at $14.96, down $0.28, or 1.84%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $867.45 million. About the company: Delek US Holdings, Inc. a diversified energy focused on petroleum refining and supply and on retail marketing. The Company markets gasoline, diesel and other refined petroleum products and convenience merchandise through a network of company-operated retail fuel and convenience stores. Delek also has a wholesale fuel distribution operation.
  • Aegean Marine Petroleum (NYSE:ANW): The shares closed at $5.30, down $0.06, or 1.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $247.76 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.

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

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