15 Oil and Gas Stocks to Sell Now

CPG, GMLP, KMI, CZZ, GDP, XCO, CLMT, PAA, TRP, ENB, GASS, UGP, GEVO, PETD, CVX slump in weekly rankings

   
15 Oil and Gas Stocks to Sell Now

This week, the overall grades of 15 oil and gas stocks are lower, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).

Crescent Point Energy Corp.’s (CPG) rating falls this week to an F (“strong sell”), down from last week’s D (“sell”). In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Revisions, Earnings Surprise, Cash Flow and Margin Growth, CPG also gets F’s. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 108.40. For a full analysis of CPG stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

Golar LNG Partners’ (GMLP) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. Golar LNG Partners owns floating storage and regasification units and liquefied natural gas carriers. To get an in-depth look at GMLP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GMLP stock.

This week, Kinder Morgan, Inc. Class P’s (KMI) rating worsens to an F from the company’s D rating a week ago. Kinder Morgan is a pipeline transportation and energy storage company. Shares of the stock are changing hands at twice the rate they were a week ago. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 28.30. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KMI stock.

The rating of Cosan Limited Class A (CZZ) slips from a D to an F. Cosan is a fully integrated company in the renewable energy and infrastructure segments in Brazil. The stock gets F’s in Cash Flow and Margin Growth. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 40.60. To get an in-depth look at CZZ, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CZZ stock.

Goodrich Petroleum Corporation’s (GDP) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. Goodrich Petroleum explores, develops, produces and acquires oil and natural gas properties. In Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, Equity and Cash Flow the stock gets F’s. As of May 16, 2014, 33.9% of outstanding Goodrich Petroleum Corporation shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GDP stock.

EXCO Resources, Inc. (XCO) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a D to an F. EXCO Resources is an oil and natural gas company involved in the exploration, exploitation, development and production of onshore North American oil and natural gas properties. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Surprise, Equity and Cash Flow. The stock price has dropped 13.1% over the past month, worse than the 1.7% decrease the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. As of May 16, 2014, 12.2% of outstanding EXCO Resources, Inc. shares were held short. For a full analysis of XCO stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

Slipping from a D to an F rating, Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (CLMT) takes a hit this week. Calumet Specialty Products produces hydrocarbon products in North America. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum and Earnings Revisions. Cash Flow and Margin Growth also get F’s. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CLMT stock.

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) earns a D this week, moving down from last week’s grade of C. Plains All American Pipeline is involved in interstate and intrastate crude oil pipeline transportation and crude oil terminalling storage activities. For a full analysis of PAA stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

TransCanada Corporation (TRP) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s D drops to an F. TransCanada develops and operates energy infrastructures, including natural gas pipelines. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 29.90. To get an in-depth look at TRP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TRP stock.

This is a rough week for Enbridge (ENB). The company’s rating falls to F from the previous week’s D. Enbridge is in the business of transportation and distribution of crude oil and natural gas primarily in Canada and the United States. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum and Cash Flow. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 70.30. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ENB stock.

The rating of StealthGas (GASS) declines this week from a C to a D. StealthGas offers marine transport services for liquefied petroleum gas producers and users. The stock receives F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, Earnings Surprise and Cash Flow. For a full analysis of GASS stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

This week, Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. Sponsored ADR (UGP) drops from a D to an F rating. Ultrapar Participacoes is engaged in the fuel distribution and chemical businesses in Brazil. To get an in-depth look at UGP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of UGP stock.

Gevo (GEVO) earns an F this week, falling from last week’s grade of D. Gevo operates as a technology development company for biobutanol. The stock gets F’s in Equity, Cash Flow and Sales Growth. As of May 16, 2014, 12.4% of outstanding Gevo shares were held short. For a full analysis of GEVO stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

PDC Energy (PETD) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. PDC Energy 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 May 16, 2014, 12.4% of outstanding PDC Energy shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at PETD, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PETD stock.

The rating of Chevron Corporation (CVX) slips from a D to an F. Chevron is an integrated energy company with operations in countries located around the world. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CVX stock.

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