16 Oil and Gas Stocks to Sell Now

PETD, EOG, SU, EEP, PVR, GPRE, CVX, OKS, CLR, TK, FRO, END, NRT, SD, GEVO, TOO slump in weekly rankings

   
16 Oil and Gas Stocks to Sell Now

For the current week, the overall ratings of 16 Oil and Gas stocks are worse, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).

PDC Energy (NASDAQ:PETD) 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. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Revisions and Cash Flow, PETD also gets F’s. As of June 28, 2013, 20% of outstanding PDC Energy shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PETD stock.

This is a rough week for EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. 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 48.30. For a full analysis of EOG stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Suncor Energy is an integrated energy company in Canada. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Surprise. To get an in-depth look at SU, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SU stock.

Slipping from a D to an F rating, Enbridge Energy Partners (NYSE:EEP) takes a hit this week. Enbridge Energy Partners transports crude oil and natural gas liquids to refineries in the midwestern United States and eastern Canada. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, and Earnings Surprise. Cash Flow and Sales Growth also get F’s. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 47.40. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EEP stock.

This week, PVR Partners L.P.’s (NYSE:PVR) 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 gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, and Equity. Cash Flow, Margin Growth, and Sales Growth also get F’s. To get an in-depth look at PVR, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PVR stock.

Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C 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. The stock price has dropped 21.1% over the past month, worse than the 1.3% decrease the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. For a full analysis of GPRE stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

Chevron (NYSE:CVX) earns a D this week, falling 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.

ONEOK Partners (NYSE:OKS) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. ONEOK Partners is engaged in the gathering, processing, storage, and transportation of natural gas in the United States. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. For a full analysis of OKS stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

The rating of Continental Resources (NYSE:CLR) declines this week from a D to an F. Continental Resources explores for, develops, and produces oil and natural gas properties in the United States. The stock receives F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Cash Flow, and Sales Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CLR stock.

Teekay Corp.’s (NYSE:TK) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. Teekay is a provider of international crude oil and petroleum product transportation services. The stock receives F’s in Earnings Momentum, Earnings Revisions, and Earnings Surprise. Equity and Cash Flow also get F’s. To get an in-depth look at TK, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TK stock.

Frontline (NYSE:FRO) earns an F this week, moving down 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 gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity, Cash Flow, and Sales Growth. As of June 28, 2013, 14.1% of outstanding Frontline shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FRO stock.

The rating of Endeavour International (NYSE:END) slips from a 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 June 28, 2013, 24% of outstanding Endeavour International shares were held short. For a full analysis of END stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

North European Oil Royalty Trust (NYSE:NRT) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s D drops to an F. 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.

SandRidge Energy (NYSE:SD) earns an F this week, falling from last week’s grade of D. 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. Wall Street appears to agree with the stock downgrade, with share prices dropping 6.8% over the past month. As of June 28, 2013, 10.5% of outstanding SandRidge Energy shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at SD, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SD stock.

The rating of Gevo (NASDAQ:GEVO) declines this week from a D to an F. Gevo operates as a technology development company for biobutanol. The stock gets F’s in Equity, Cash Flow, and Sales Growth. As of June 28, 2013, 20.7% of outstanding Gevo shares were held short. For a full analysis of GEVO stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

Teekay Offshore Partners’ (NYSE:TOO) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. Teekay Offshore Partners LP provides marine transportation and storage services to the offshore oil industry. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 34.10. To get an in-depth look at TOO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TOO stock.

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