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”).
Chesapeake Midstream Partners (NYSE:CHKM) ups its rating to a B (“buy”) this week after earning a C (“hold”) in the week before. Chesapeake Midstream Partners owns, operates, develops, and acquires natural gas, natural gas liquids, and oil gathering systems, as well as other midstream energy assets in the United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CHKM stock.
This week, Oiltanking Partners, L.P. (NYSE:OILT) is making solid headway. The company’s rating improves to an A (“strong buy”) from last week’s B (“buy”) rating. Oiltanking Partners engages in the terminaling, storage and transportation of crude oil, refined petroleum products and liquefied petroleum gas. The stock price has risen 7.5% over the past month, better than the 1.7% decrease the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of OILT stock.
This week, Susser Petroleum Partners LP (NYSE:SUSP) pushes up from a B to an A rating. Susser Petroleum engages in the wholesale distribution of motor fuels primarily in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SUSP stock.
The rating of Vermilion Energy Inc. (NYSE:VET) moves up this week, rising from a C to a B. Vermilion Energy exploits, acquires, develops, and produces oil and natural gas in Australia, Canada, France, Ireland, and the Netherlands. The stock’s dividend yield is 2.3%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VET stock.
Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a B to an A. Cabot Oil & Gas is an independent company that develops, explores, produces and markets natural gas, and transports, stores, and gathers it for resale. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of COG 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.