15 Oil and Gas Stocks to Sell Now

CPG, GMLP, CZZ, GDP, XCO, CLMT, PAA, TRP, ENB, GASS, UGP, GEVO, PETD, CVX, KMI 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. (CPG) ratings are on the decline this week as the company earns an F (“strong sell”). Last week, it received a 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 107.50. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CPG stock.

This week, Golar LNG Partners (GMLP) falls to a D (“sell”), worse than last week’s grade of C (“hold”). 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, 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 stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 37.90. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CZZ stock.

Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (GDP) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. Goodrich Petroleum explores, develops, produces and acquires oil and natural gas properties. The stock receives F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, Equity and Cash Flow. As of Aug. 8, 2014, 24.5% 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.

EXCO Resources, Inc. (XCO) earns an F this week, falling from last week’s grade of D. 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 Aug. 8, 2014, 10.3% of outstanding EXCO Resources, Inc. shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of XCO stock.

Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P.’s (CLMT) rating weakens this week, dropping to an F versus last week’s D. 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. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, twice the rate of the week prior. To get an in-depth look at CLMT, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CLMT stock.

This is a rough week for Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. Plains All American Pipeline is involved in interstate and intrastate crude oil pipeline transportation and crude oil terminalling storage activities. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 26.30. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PAA stock.

Slipping from a D to an F rating, TransCanada Corporation (TRP) takes a hit this week. TransCanada develops and operates energy infrastructures, including natural gas pipelines. To get an in-depth look at TRP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TRP stock.

The rating of Enbridge (ENB) declines this week from a D to an F. 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 has a trailing PE Ratio of 32.80. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ENB stock.

StealthGas (GASS) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. StealthGas offers marine transport services for liquefied petroleum gas producers and users. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, Earnings Surprise and Cash Flow. To get an in-depth look at GASS, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GASS stock.

Slipping from a D to an F rating, Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. Sponsored ADR (UGP) takes a hit this week. Ultrapar Participacoes is engaged in the fuel distribution and chemical businesses in Brazil. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of UGP stock.

Gevo (GEVO) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls 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. Trade volume dipped significantly in the past week, slipping to half of the previous rate. To get an in-depth look at GEVO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GEVO stock.

This week, PDC Energy’s (PETD) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. 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 Aug. 8, 2014, 10.1% of outstanding PDC Energy shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PETD stock.

Chevron Corporation (CVX) earns an F this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D. Chevron is an integrated energy company with operations in countries located around the world. To get an in-depth look at CVX, 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. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 31.00. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KMI stock.

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