Sector Review: Action in the Energy Sector on Dec 8th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • 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 >>
  • TransMontaigne Partners L (NYSE:TLP): The shares closed at $31.25, up $0.35, or 1.13%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $451.78 million. About the company: TransMontaigne Partners L.P, is a refined petroleum products terminaling and pipeline company with operations currently in Florida, Southwest Missouri and Northwest Arkansas. The company provides integrated terminaling, storage, pipeline and related services for companies engaged in the distribution and marketing of refined petroleum products and crude oil. 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 >>
  • Global Industries, Ltd. (NASDAQ:GLBL): The shares closed at $8.01, up $0.03, or 0.38%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $927.14 million. About the company: Global Industries, Ltd. provides oil-field construction services. Services include pipeline construction, platform installation and removal, diving services, and construction support. The Company provides its services to the offshore oil and gas industry in the United States Gulf of Mexico and in select international areas. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Penn Virginia Resource (NYSE:PVR): The shares closed at $25.09, up $0.09, or 0.36%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.78 billion. About the company: Penn Virginia Resource Partners, L.P. manages coal and natural resource properties and processes natural gas in the United States. The Company enters into long-term leases with third-party mine operators and receives royalty payments based on their output. Penn Virginia also provides coal preparation and transportation facilities to its lessees. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Harvest Natural Resources (NYSE:HNR): The shares closed at $7.73, down $1.04, or 11.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $265.27 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 >>
  • Rex Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:REXX): The shares closed at $14.30, down $1.6, or 10.06%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $634.93 million. About the company: Rex Energy Corporation is an independent oil and gas company operating in the Illinois Basin, the Appalachian Basin and the southwestern region of the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • PHI Inc. (NASDAQ:PHII): The shares closed at $20.25, down $2.24, or 9.96%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $310.06 million. About the company: PHI Inc. provides helicopter transportation and related services. The Company serves customers involved in the oil and gas exploration and production industry. PHI also provides helicopter services to emergency medical service providers, as well as aircraft maintenance and repair services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • PetroQuest Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PQ): The shares closed at $6.37, down $0.66, or 9.39%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $408.70 million. About the company: PetroQuest Energy, Inc. explores, develops, acquires, and operates oil and gas properties onshore and offshore in the Gulf Coast Region. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • James River Coal Company (NASDAQ:JRCC): The shares closed at $7.63, down $0.73, or 8.73%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $271.99 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 >>

Most Actives (dollar volume)

  • Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM): The shares closed at $79.87, down $1.21, or 1.49%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $382.83 billion. About the company: Exxon Mobil Corporation operates petroleum and petrochemicals businesses on a worldwide basis. The Company’s operations include exploration and production of oil and gas, electric power generation, and coal and minerals operations. Exxon Mobil also manufactures and markets fuels, lubricants, and chemicals. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL): The shares closed at $33.13, down $0.27, or 0.81%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $30.49 billion. About the company: Halliburton Company provides energy services and engineering and construction services, as well as manufactures products for the energy industry. The Company offers services and products and integrated solutions to customers in the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB): The shares closed at $71.95, down $3.14, or 4.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $96.57 billion. About the company: Schlumberger Limited is an oil services company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides a wide range of services, including technology, project management and information solutions to the international petroleum industry as well as advanced acquisition and data processing surveys. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX): The shares closed at $102.25, down $2.27, or 2.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $203.63 billion. About the company: Chevron Corporation is an integrated energy company with operations in countries located around the world. The Company produces and transports crude oil and natural gas. Chevron also refines, markets, and distributes fuels as well as is involved in chemical operations, mining operations, power generation and energy services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP): The shares closed at $71.02, down $1.39, or 1.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $94.31 billion. About the company: ConocoPhillips is an international, integrated energy company which operates in several business segments. The Company explores for and produces petroleum, and refines, markets, supplies, and transports petroleum. ConocoPhillips also gathers and processes natural gas, and produces and distributes chemicals and plastics. 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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