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Energy Stocks to Watch

Company Name
Ticker
Price
52-Week Low
52-Week High
P/E
OGE Energy Corp OGE $34.95 $24.39 $34.97 22.55
Ormat Technologies ORA $57.24 $36.35 $57.39 32.22
TOTAL SA TOT $51.91 $42.33 $52.04 20.60
Ameren AEE $53.89 $45.10 $54.08 20.04
CPFL Energia CPL $16.48 $7.89 $16.75 24.41
Natural Resource Partners NRP $40.65 $6.89 $41.95 7.27
UGI UGI $47.61 $35.80 $48.13 17.44
China Petroleum & Chemical SNP $80.20 $53.74 $81.64 18.81

Trade Date
2/17/2017

Options Volume Profile: The graphs plot WTI Crude Oil and Henry Hub Natural Gas options Daily Volume, Open Interest and Total Premium Value for given option strike prices. Traders use volume histograms to identify where trading activity takes place. Source: CME Group









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The Texas agency that oversees environmental protection has awarded a $300,000 to the Texas Shrimp Association to help the state’s shrimping industry continue to recover from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality announced the grant on Monday as part […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Houston Chronicle

McDermott reports loss McDermott International Inc. has reported a loss of $476,000 in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Houston-based company said Tuesday it had a loss of less than 1 cent. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 2 cents per share. The maker of offshore drilling platforms […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Houston Chronicle

Houston-based Fairway Energy is taking the fight over access to Houston’s largest oil pipeline network to court. Fairway on Tuesday sued Oklahoma-based Magellan Midstream Partners for damages over Magellan’s refusal to connect Fairway’s new underground oil storage system to its existing and expanding Houston-area crude oil distribution system. Fairway claims […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Houston Chronicle

A pumpjack in the Permian Basin near Monahans, Texas on Nov. 6, 2015. (Don Mason/Houston Chronicle)Houston-based Post Oak Energy Capital led a $200 million equity commitment to Moriah Henry Partners, an exploration and production company headquartered in Midland. Its co-investors are Henry Energy and Moriah Energy Investments, which will manage […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Houston Chronicle

Newly confirmed Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott
Pruitt reiterated Tuesday his support of the agency’s… […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Platts Natural Gas

European natural gas traded volume rose back above the 4,000 TWh mark for
the first… […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Platts Natural Gas

Some European countries might be tempted to impose charges on natural gas
exports to the… […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Platts Natural Gas

Spanish gas grid operator Enagas said it expects national gas demand to
increase 3% year… […]

Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source Platts Natural Gas

State-controlled Ecopetrol reported a 14% year-on-year reduction in
proven reserves through December 31, a decrease… […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Platts Oil

Kinder Morgan Canada will limit crude nominations on its Trans Mountain
pipeline system by 25%… […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Platts Oil

OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo Tuesday said any decision to
extend a landmark oil production… […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Platts Oil

Mexico’s government will launch Tuesday a complex system that aims to
phase in market prices… […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Platts Oil

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Yahoo! Finance

[PR Newswire] – SUGAR LAND, Texas, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — CVR Refining, LP (NYSE: CVRR), a refiner and marketer of petroleum fuels, today announced that it has filed its annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal … […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Yahoo! Finance

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Yahoo! Finance

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Yahoo! Finance

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Yahoo! Finance

[PR Newswire] – AKRON, Ohio, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — FirstEnergy Corp. (FE) today reported a full-year 2016 GAAP loss of $(6.2) billion, or $(14.49) per basic and diluted share of common stock, on revenue of $14.6 billion. The loss reflects asset impairment and plant exit costs, including charges related […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Yahoo! Finance

Siemens Wind Power will, for the first time, provide complete offshore wind power plant solutions including foundations for the EnBW Hohe See offshore wind project. […]

Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Source R.E. Focus

More than 20 large renewable energy projects are either already under construction or will start this year, delivering an unprecedented program of works which will create almost 3000 direct jobs and generate more than $5 billion of investment, according to new analysis from the Clean Energy Council. […]

Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Source R.E. Focus

GMB, the union for workers in the energy sector in the UK, is calling for urgent inquiries into Australian power cuts arising from switch from fossil fuels to renewable sources and apply lessons learned to UK energy policy […]

Thu, Feb 16, 2017
Source R.E. Focus

GMB, the union for workers in the energy sector in the UK, is calling for urgent inquiries into Australian power cuts arising from switch from fossil fuels to renewable sources and apply lessons learned to UK energy policy […]

Thu, Feb 16, 2017
Source R.E. Focus

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US investment bank Citi has posted a bullish prediction about oil prices. As supply and demand levels continue to rebalance, crude is likely to reach $70 per barrel by the end of 2017, the bank said in a note. Read Full Article at RT.com […]

Wed, Feb 22, 2017
Source RT

With commodity prices rallying off historical lows over the past year, pricing in “robust” expectations, but now, markets need to see real demand, Goldman Sachs said. […]

Wed, Feb 22, 2017
Source CNBC

U.S. oil prices held near seven-week highs on Wednesday after OPEC signaled optimism over its deal with other producers. […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source CNBC

These are the stocks posting the largest moves after the bell. […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source CNBC

The Toronto Stock Exchange is vying for the massive Saudi Aramco initial public offering, exchange parent TMX confirmed to CNBC. […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source CNBC

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Major Russian car producer AvtoVAZ has started selling the new Lada Vesta model in Germany, the company announced on Tuesday.
Read Full Article at RT.com […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source RT

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Austria’s coalition government has approved new labor regulations providing local job applicants an advantage over immigrants. The measure is aimed at halting mounting unemployment. Read Full Article at RT.com […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source RT

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The Russian Ministries of Finance and Economic Development are working on the way to reduce cash payments, business daily Vedomosti reports. The goal is to move away from the shadow economy and corruption that comes from money laundering and tax evasion. Read Full Article at RT.com […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source RT

Estimated system integration costs for solar power in the UK. Source: Aurora Energy Research.

Dramatic cost reductions mean wind and solar can now compete on price with conventional sources of energy in many parts of the world, including the UK.
This turns the spotlight onto the so-called “whole system costs” of integrating renewables into the electricity system, which include backing up intermittent generation and strengthening […]

Wed, Feb 22, 2017
Source Carbon Brief

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Argus

On February 17, 2017, Time Warner’s (TWX) stock price closed at $96.48. The stock was trading 0.5% above both its 20-day and 50-day moving averages of $96. […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Market Realist

Integrated energy companies like ExxonMobil (XOM), Chevron (CVX), Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A), and BP (BP) have seen steep rises in their debt over the past couple of years due to volatile oil prices. […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Market Realist

Encana (ECA) announced its 4Q16 earnings on February 16, 2017, before the market opened. It reported better-than-expected profits of ~$85 million. […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Market Realist

NiSource (NI) stock had been trending upward around this time last year. But this year, it has yet to see such action. […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source Market Realist

Overall Canadian crude oil imports rose slightly in 2016 to reach 759 thousand barrels per day (Mb/d). Imports from the United States (U.S.) fell from 473 Mb/d to 363 Mb/d or 54% of all imports, reversing a multi-year upward trend. Overseas imports rose from 277 Mb/d to 397 Mb/d. […]

Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Source NEB

Electricity prices in the Northwest Territories (NWT) and Nunavut are significantly higher than the rest of Canada. Households in the NWT and Nunavut pay more than 30 cents per kilowatt hour (kW.h) for electricity – the Canadian average electricity price is 12.9 cents per kW.h. […]

Thu, Feb 16, 2017
Source NEB

Ski slopes with little snow in Davos, December 2015

Skiers heading to the slopes of the Swiss Alps could find the ski season increasingly curtailed by a lack of snow, a new study says.
The research, published in The Cryosphere, suggests that the pristine white pistes of Switzerland could see 70% reduction in the depth of snow cover by the […]

Thu, Feb 16, 2017
Source Carbon Brief

Ski slopes with little snow in Davos, December 2015

Skiers heading to the slopes of the Swiss Alps could find the ski season increasingly curtailed by a lack of snow, a new study says.
The research, published in The Cryosphere, suggests that the pristine white pistes of Switzerland could see an average 70% reduction in the depth of snow cover […]

Thu, Feb 16, 2017
Source Carbon Brief

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The UK’s plans for a fleet of new nuclear plants have suffered another setback after Japanese firm Toshiba said this week it would not build the planned Moorside nuclear plant in Cumbria.
Moorside is supposed to be one of six new nuclear schemes built around the UK. These form the backbone […]

Wed, Feb 15, 2017
Source Carbon Brief

Prices, Trade and Feature Articles – January 2017 Commodity Prices and November 2016 Trade Data […]

Fri, Feb 10, 2017
Source NEB

Most Ontario installations consist of small photovoltaic systems in local electricity distribution systems, and there are few larger solar farms which connect to high-voltage transmission lines and participate in the Ontario wholesale electricity market. The total capacity of such farms increased from 30 MW in January 2015 to 270 MW […]

Wed, Feb 08, 2017
Source NEB