Hottest Energy Stocks Now – XEC ECA WPX GDP

   
Hottest Energy Stocks Now – XEC ECA WPX GDP

Energy stocks rose 0.7% on Wall Street so far on Wednesday.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.4%, the Nasdaq was down 0.1% and the S&P 500 increased 0.4%.

Some of the biggest gainers among energy stocks include:

  • Cimarex Energy Co (XEC): XEC stock is up 7.2% to a new 52-week high of $128.60.
  • Encana Corp (ECA): ECA stock is up 4.2% today.
  • Wpx Energy Inc. Common Stock W (WPX): WPX stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Goodrich Petroleum Corp (GDP): GDP stock is up 3.3% today and up 44.6% in the last month.
  • Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD): PXD stock is up 3.1% today.
  • Petrobras Argentina S.A. (PZE): PZE stock is up 2.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Ypf Sociedad Anonima (YPF): YPF stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Legacy Reserves LP (LGCY): LGCY stock is up 3.8% today.
  • Chesapeake Energy Corp (CHK): CHK stock is up 2.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Concho Resources Inc (CXO): CXO stock is up 1.6% today.

Some of the biggest losers among energy stocks include:

  • Compagnie Generale De Gephysqu (CGG): CGG stock is down 10.5% today.
  • W&T Offshore (WTI): WTI stock is down 10.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Matador Resources Company (MTDR): MTDR stock is down 3.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • China Petroleum & Chemical Corp (SNP): SNP stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Ev Energy Partners L.P. (EVEP): EVEP stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Amerigas Partners L.P. (APU): APU stock is down 2.0% today.
  • Qr Energy LP (QRE): QRE stock is down 2.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Delek US Holdings (DK): DK stock is down 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Peabody Energy Corp (BTU): BTU stock is down 0.8%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Interoil Corp (IOC): IOC stock is down 1.1%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.

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Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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