5 Oil and Gas Stocks to Buy Now

WES, STNG, ACMP, GLP, TGP improve in weekly rankings

   
5 Oil and Gas Stocks to Buy Now

This week, five Oil and Gas stocks are improving their overall ratings on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

The rating of Western Gas (NYSE:WES) moves up this week, rising from a C to a B. Western Gas engages in gathering, compressing, processing, treating and transporting Anadarko and third-party natural gas in the United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WES stock.

Scorpio Tankers’ (NYSE:STNG) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to a B from last week’s C. Scorpio Tankers provides seaborne transportation of crude oil and other petroleum products worldwide. The stock price has risen 7.6% over the past month, better than the 0.6% increase the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of STNG stock.

This week, Access Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:ACMP) pushes up from a C to a B rating. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ACMP stock.

This is a strong week for Global Partners (NYSE:GLP). The company’s rating climbs to B from the previous week’s C. Global Partners owns, controls or has access to a terminal network of refined petroleum products in New England, located in the United States. The current dividend yield is 2.1%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GLP stock.

Teekay LNG Partners (NYSE:TGP) is seeing ratings go up from a C last week to a B this week. Teekay LNG Partners provides marine transportation services for liquefied natural gas, liquefied petroleum gas and crude oil. The stock has a dividend yield of 2.7%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TGP stock.

Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader stock ranking system assesses roughly 5,000 companies every week based on a number of fundamental and quantitative measures. Stocks are given a letter grade based on their results — with A being “strong buy,” and F being “strong sell.” Explore the tool here.


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