15 Oil and Gas Stocks to Sell Now

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

   
15 Oil and Gas Stocks to Sell Now

For the current week, the overall ratings of 15 oil and gas stocks are worse, according to the Portfolio Graderdatabase. 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. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up fourfold from the week prior. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 110.80. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CPG stock.

Golar LNG Partners (GMLP) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Golar LNG Partners owns floating storage and regasification units and liquefied natural gas carriers. Shares of the stock are being traded at a very rapid pace, up 482.4% from the week prior. To get an in-depth look at GMLP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GMLP stock.

This week, Cosan Limited Class A’s (CZZ) rating worsens to an F from the company’s D rating a week ago. 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 trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 39.80. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CZZ stock.

Slipping from a C to a D rating, Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (GDP) takes a hit this week. Goodrich Petroleum explores, develops, produces and acquires oil and natural gas properties. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, Equity and Cash Flow. As of July 25, 2014, 25.2% of outstanding Goodrich Petroleum Corporation shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at GDP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GDP stock.

The rating of Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (CLMT) slips from a D to an F. 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. Trade volume is up 414.8% from the previous week. 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. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, twice the rate of the week prior. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 26.00. To get an in-depth look at PAA, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PAA stock.

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. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, three times the rate of the week prior. For more information, 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. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up threefold from the week prior. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 71.00. To get an in-depth look at ENB, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ENB stock.

StealthGas’ (GASS) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. 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. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, three times the rate of the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GASS stock.

The rating of Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. Sponsored ADR (UGP) declines this week from a D to an F. Ultrapar Participacoes is engaged in the fuel distribution and chemical businesses in Brazil. Shares of the stock are changing hands at twice the rate they were a week ago. To get an in-depth look at UGP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of UGP stock.

Gevo (GEVO) earns an F this week, moving down 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 July 25, 2014, 10.5% of outstanding Gevo shares were held short. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, up 805.8% from the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GEVO stock.

This is a rough week for PDC Energy (PETD). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. 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 July 25, 2014, 11% 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.

This week, Chevron Corporation’s (CVX) rating worsens to an F from the company’s D rating a week ago. Chevron is an integrated energy company with operations in countries located around the world. Shares of the stock have been exchanging at an usually rapid pace, twice the rate of the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CVX stock.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. Class P (KMI) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s D drops to an F. 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 has a trailing PE Ratio of 32.10. To get an in-depth look at KMI, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KMI 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. As of July 25, 2014, 10.8% of outstanding EXCO Resources, Inc. shares were held short. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up twofold from the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of XCO stock.

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