Energy Stocks Yielding Over 100% to Shareholders in a Year

Wall St. Watchdog uncovers information on companies in the Energy sector whose stocks have doubled over the past year.  All companies have a market capitalization of at least $1 billion.

  • Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR): This company’s stock has increased by 339.34% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $21.44 and its market capitalization is $1,947,117,000. 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.
  • Basic Energy Services, Inc (NYSE:BAS): This company’s stock has increased by 302.70% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $35.80 and its market capitalization is $1,510,864,000. About the company:  Basic Energy Services, Inc. provides well site services to oil and gas drilling and producing companies. The Company operates well maintenance, workover, and fluid handling services through a fleet of well servicing rigs and fluid service trucks and equipment.
  • Apco Oil + Gas International Inc. (NASDAQ:APAGF): This company’s stock has increased by 269.63% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $89.34 and its market capitalization is $2,630,280,000. About the company:  Apco Oil and Gas International Inc. is an international oil and gas exploration and production company. The Company explores, produces, and develops oil and gas properties in Argentina.
  • CVR Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CVI): This company’s stock has increased by 250.06% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $27.48 and its market capitalization is $2,374,651,000. About the company:  CVR Energy, Inc. is an independent refiner and marketer of transportation fuels. The Company, also through a limited partnership produces ammonia and urea ammonia nitrate, or UAN, fertilizers.
  • W+T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE:WTI): This company’s stock has increased by 204.46% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $28.68 and its market capitalization is $2,135,837,000. 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.
  • HollyFrontier Corp (NYSE:HFC): This company’s stock has increased by 194.29% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $74.69 and its market capitalization is $7,806,392,000. About the company:  HollyFrontier Corporation operates as an independent petroleum refiner and marketer in the United States.  It produces light products, such as gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, and other specialty products.
  • Stone Energy Corporation (NYSE:SGY): This company’s stock has increased by 190.46% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $33.78 and its market capitalization is $1,655,346,000. 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.
  • Pioneer Drilling Company (AMEX:PDC): This company’s stock has increased by 164.34% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $17.05 and its market capitalization is $1,035,241,000. About the company:  Pioneer Drilling Company provides contract land drilling services under the name Pioneer Drilling Co., Ltd. The Company serves independent and major oil and gas operators drilling wells in central, south, and east Texas.
  • Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR): This company’s stock has increased by 161.22% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $35.16 and its market capitalization is $1,774,878,000. About the company:  Gulfport Energy Corporation owns and operates oil and gas properties in the Louisiana Gulf Coast area of the United States.
  • Rosetta Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:ROSE): This company’s stock has increased by 150.97% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $56.82 and its market capitalization is $3,011,094,000. About the company:  Rosetta Resources, Inc. is an oil and gas exploration and production company.
  • ION Geophysical Corporation (NYSE:IO): This company’s stock has increased by 142.38% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $10.81 and its market capitalization is $1,676,664,000. About the company:  ION Geophysical Corporation provides geophysical technology, services, and solutions for the global oil and gas industry.
  • RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES): This company’s stock has increased by 137.05% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $26.85 and its market capitalization is $3,983,199,000. About the company:  RPC, Inc. provides specialized oilfield services and equipment to independent and major oilfield companies. The Company’s services include snubbing services, coiled tubing services, pressure pumping services, marine services, firefighting and well control, and rental of drill pipe and other equipment.
  • Petrohawk Energy Corporation (NYSE:HK): This company’s stock has increased by 128.31% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $38.31 and its market capitalization is $11,638,080,000. About the company:  Petrohawk Energy Corporation is an oil and gas company. The Company participates in the exploration and production of natural gas and crude oil. Petrohawk’s operations are currently focused in proven oil and gas producing trends primarily in South Texas, Louisiana, and Central California.
  • Cabot Oil + Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG): This company’s stock has increased by 127.10% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $72.31 and its market capitalization is $7,553,997,000. 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.
  • Key Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:KEG): This company’s stock has increased by 120.45% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $20.48 and its market capitalization is $2,923,592,000. About the company:  Key Energy Services, Inc. provides onshore, rig-based well services, including well maintenance, workover, completion and re-completion, and plugging and abandonment. The Company also provides oilfield trucking and ancillary oilfield services. In addition, Key Energy Services contracts for onshore drilling operations and produces and develops oil and natural gas reserves.
  • Complete Production Services, Inc. (NYSE:CPX): This company’s stock has increased by 117.07% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $41.70 and its market capitalization is $3,291,190,000. About the company:  Complete Production Services, Inc. offers services to the oil and natural gas production industry. The Company establishes, maintains, and enhances the flow of oil and gas throughout the life of a well, offers land drilling, specialized rig logistics and site preparation services, and offers products such as completion, flow control and artificial lift equipment, and tubular goods.
  • National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE:NOV): This company’s stock has increased by 116.38% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $82.31 and its market capitalization is $34,823,490,000. About the company:  National Oilwell Varco Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells machinery, equipment, and downhole products used in oil and gas drilling and production. The Company also provides oilfield inspection and other services, and supply chain integration services to the upstream oil and gas industry.
  • Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN): This company’s stock has increased by 115.26% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $33.71 and its market capitalization is $5,208,788,000. About the company:  Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. provides land-based drilling services to major and independent oil and natural gas companies. The Company conducts drilling operations in Texas, New Mexico, Utah, Oklahoma, Louisiana, and western Canada. Patterson-UTI is also involved in pressure pumping, oil and gas exploration and production, and drilling and completion fluids services.
  • Carrizo Oil + Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRZO): This company’s stock has increased by 110.07% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $40.88 and its market capitalization is $1,591,744,000. About the company:  Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. explores for and produces natural gas and crude oil. The Company develops and exploits onshore properties along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast regions.
  • Lufkin Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:LUFK): This company’s stock has increased by 108.31% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $83.26 and its market capitalization is $2,536,245,000. About the company:  Lufkin Industries, Inc. designs, manufactures, sells, and services oil field pumping units, power transmission products, and foundry castings. The Company sells its products around the world.
  • Tesoro Corporation (NYSE:TSO): This company’s stock has increased by 104.39% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $25.16 and its market capitalization is $3,617,258,000. About the company:  Tesoro Corporation refines and markets petroleum products, and provides transporting services. The Company operates refineries, as well as a network of retail and refueling stations in the western United States. Tesoro also markets gasoline and diesel fuel to independent marketers and commercial end users.
  • Berry Petroleum Company (NYSE:BRY): This company’s stock has increased by 101.61% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $60.24 and its market capitalization is $3,214,103,000. About the company:  Berry Petroleum Company produces, explores for, and markets crude oil and natural gas. The Company’s principal reserves and producing properties are located in Kern, Los Angeles, and Ventura counties in California.
  • SandRidge Energy Inc. (NYSE:SD): This company’s stock has increased by 101.01% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $11.92 and its market capitalization is $4,887,263,000. About the company:  SandRidge Energy Inc. explores and produces natural gas and crude oil. The Company and its subsidiaries own and operate gas gathering and processing facilities and CO2 treating and transportation facilities. Sandridge energy conducts marketing and tertiary oil recovery operations.

(Note: Selected data are sourced from screener.co.  All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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