16 Oil and Gas Stocks to Sell Now

by Portfolio Grader | March 15, 2013 8:00 am

16 Oil and Gas Stocks to Sell Now

The ratings of 16 Oil and Gas stocks are down this week, according to the Portfolio Grader[1] database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).

Gevo (NASDAQ:GEVO[2]) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Gevo operates as a technology development company for biobutanol. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Equity, Cash Flow, and Sales Growth, GEVO also gets an F. The stock price has fallen 23.3% over the past month, worse than the 1.9% increase the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. As of March 15, 2013, 16.1% of outstanding Gevo shares were held short. For a full analysis of GEVO stock, visit Portfolio Grader[3].

Endeavour International (NYSE:END[4]) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s D to an F. Endeavour International is an international oil and gas exploration and production company that acquires, explores, and develops energy reserves. The stock gets F’s in Equity and Cash Flow. As of March 15, 2013, 17.2% of outstanding Endeavour International shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at END, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of END stock[5].

SandRidge Energy (NYSE:SD[6]) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a D to an F. SandRidge Energy explores and produces natural gas and crude oil. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, and Equity. Cash Flow and Margin Growth also get F’s. As of March 15, 2013, 10.4% of outstanding SandRidge Energy shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SD stock[7].

Frontline (NYSE:FRO[8]) earns an F this week, falling from last week’s grade of D. Frontline owns a fleet of very large crude carriers and Suezmax tankers that transport crude oil and oil products between ports. The stock receives F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity, Cash Flow, and Sales Growth. Investors seem to agree with the downgrade and have pushed down the share price 36.8% over the past month. As of March 15, 2013, 12% of outstanding Frontline shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at FRO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FRO stock[9].

North European Oil Royalty Trust’s (NYSE:NRT[10]) rating weakens this week, dropping to an F versus last week’s D. North European Oil Royalty Trust is involved in gas and oil production. It holds overriding royalty rights in certain concessions or leases in the Federal Republic of Germany. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NRT stock[11].

PDC Energy (NASDAQ:PETD[12]) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. PDC is an oil and gas company with drilling and production operations in the Rocky Mountains, the Appalachian Basin, and Michigan. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions and Cash Flow. As of March 15, 2013, 21.8% of outstanding PDC Energy shares were held short. For a full analysis of PETD stock, visit Portfolio Grader[13].

The rating of Teekay Offshore Partners (NYSE:TOO[14]) slips from C to a D. Teekay Offshore Partners LP provides marine transportation and storage services to the offshore oil industry. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. To get an in-depth look at TOO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TOO stock[15].

Slipping from C to a D rating, EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG[16]) takes a hit this week. EOG Resources is in the business of the exploration, development, production, and marketing of natural gas and crude oil. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, and Margin Growth. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 58.50. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EOG stock[17].

This is a rough week for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU[18]). The company’s rating falls to F from the previous week’s D. Suncor Energy is an integrated energy company in Canada. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Surprise. Share prices fell 5.6% over the past month. For a full analysis of SU stock, visit Portfolio Grader[19].

The rating of Enbridge Energy Partners (NYSE:EEP[20]) declines this week from a D to an F. Enbridge Energy Partners transports crude oil and natural gas liquids to refineries in the midwestern United States and eastern Canada. The stock receives F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, and Earnings Surprise. Cash Flow and Sales Growth also get F’s. To get an in-depth look at EEP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EEP stock[21].

This week, PVR Partners L.P.’s (NYSE:PVR[22]) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. Penn Virginia Resource Partners owns and operates a network of natural gas pipelines and processing plants which provide gathering, transportation, compression, processing, dehydration and related services to natural gas producers. The stock receives F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, and Equity. Cash Flow, Margin Growth, and Sales Growth also get F’s. The stock price has fallen 11.8% over the past month. For a full analysis of PVR stock, visit Portfolio Grader[23].

Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE[24]) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s C drops to a D. Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. was formed in June 2004 to construct and operate dry mill, fuel-grade ethanol production facilities. Ethanol is a renewable, environmentally clean fuel source that is produced at numerous facilities in the United States, mostly in the Midwest. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, and Margin Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GPRE stock[25].

Chevron (NYSE:CVX[26]) earns a D this week, moving down from last week’s grade of C. Chevron gives management and technological support to international subsidiaries that operate petroleum, chemicals, mining, power generation, and energy services. The stock also rates an F in Sales Growth. To get an in-depth look at CVX, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CVX stock[27].

This week, ONEOK Partners (NYSE:OKS[28]) drops from C to a D rating. ONEOK Partners, L. P. is a publicly traded Delaware master limited partnership that was formed in 1993. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. Wall Street appears to agree with the stock downgrade, with share prices dropping 11.2% over the past month. For a full analysis of OKS stock, visit Portfolio Grader[29].

Continental Resources (NYSE:CLR[30]) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s D drops to an F. Continental Resources explores for, develops, and produces oil and natural gas properties in the United States. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Cash Flow, and Sales Growth. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 36.90. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CLR stock[31].

Teekay Corp. (NYSE:TK[32]) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. Teekay is a provider of international crude oil and petroleum product transportation services. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum, Earnings Revisions, and Earnings Surprise. Equity and Cash Flow also get F’s. For a full analysis of TK stock, visit Portfolio Grader[33].

Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader[34] 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[35].

Endnotes:
  1. Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/
  2. GEVO: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=GEVO
  3. For a full analysis of GEVO stock, visit Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=GEVO
  4. END: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=END
  5. To get an in-depth look at END, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of END stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=END
  6. SD: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=SD
  7. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SD stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=SD
  8. FRO: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=FRO
  9. To get an in-depth look at FRO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FRO stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=FRO
  10. NRT: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=NRT
  11. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NRT stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=NRT
  12. PETD: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=PETD
  13. For a full analysis of PETD stock, visit Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=PETD
  14. TOO: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=TOO
  15. To get an in-depth look at TOO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TOO stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=TOO
  16. EOG: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=EOG
  17. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EOG stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=EOG
  18. SU: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=SU
  19. For a full analysis of SU stock, visit Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=SU
  20. EEP: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=EEP
  21. To get an in-depth look at EEP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EEP stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=EEP
  22. PVR: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=PVR
  23. For a full analysis of PVR stock, visit Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=PVR
  24. GPRE: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=GPRE
  25. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GPRE stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=GPRE
  26. CVX: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=CVX
  27. To get an in-depth look at CVX, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CVX stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=CVX
  28. OKS: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=OKS
  29. For a full analysis of OKS stock, visit Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=OKS
  30. CLR: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=CLR
  31. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CLR stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=CLR
  32. TK: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=TK
  33. For a full analysis of TK stock, visit Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=TK
  34. Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/
  35. here: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/

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