14 Oil and Gas Stocks to Sell Now

SXE, PAA, WPX, SFL, OKS, NNA, NRT, GEVO, IMO, PETD, ARCX, CWEI, COG, XEC slump in weekly rankings

The overall ratings of 14 oil and gas stocks are down on Portfolio Grader this week. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).

Southcross Energy Partners, L.P. (SXE) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Momentum, Earnings Revisions, Equity and Cash Flow, SXE also gets F’s. To get an in-depth look at SXE, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SXE stock.

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s C drops to a D. Plains All American Pipeline is involved in interstate and intrastate crude oil pipeline transportation and crude oil terminalling storage activities. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PAA stock.

WPX Energy, Inc. Class A’s (WPX) rating falls this week to an F (“strong sell”), down from last week’s D (“sell”). WPX Energy is an independent natural gas and oil exploration and production company which is engaged in the exploitation and development of long-life unconventional properties. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity and Cash Flow. To get an in-depth look at WPX, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WPX stock.

The rating of Ship Finance International Limited (SFL) slips from a C to a D. Ship Finance International is engaged mainly in the ownership and operation of vessels and offshore-related assets. The stock also gets an F in Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SFL stock.

ONEOK Partners, L.P. (OKS) earns an F this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D. ONEOK Partners is engaged in the gathering, processing, storage, and transportation of natural gas in the United States. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Cash Flow. To get an in-depth look at OKS, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of OKS stock.

The rating of Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NNA) declines this week from a C to a D. Navios Maritime Acquisition is an owner and operator of tanker vessels focusing in the transportation of petroleum products (clean and dirty) and bulk liquid chemicals. The stock also rates an F in Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NNA stock.

North European Oil Royalty Trust (NRT) earns an F this week, falling from last week’s grade of D. North European Oil Royalty Trust is involved in gas and oil production, and it holds overriding royalty rights in certain concessions or leases in the Federal Republic of Germany. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. To get an in-depth look at NRT, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NRT stock.

This week, Gevo’s (GEVO) rating worsens to an F from the company’s D rating a week ago. Gevo operates as a technology development company for biobutanol. The stock gets F’s in Equity, Cash Flow and Sales Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GEVO stock.

Imperial Oil Limited (IMO) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. Imperial Oil produces and refines natural gas and petroleum products and manufactures petrochemicals. To get an in-depth look at IMO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of IMO stock.

Slipping from a C to a D rating, PDC Energy (PETD) takes a hit this week. 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. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PETD stock.

This week, Arc Logistics Partners LP (ARCX) drops from a C to a D rating. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Earnings Surprise and Margin Growth. To get an in-depth look at ARCX, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ARCX stock.

Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. (CWEI) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. Clayton Williams Energy is an independent oil and gas company engaged in the exploration for and production of oil and natural gas mainly in Texas, Louisiana and New Mexico. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CWEI stock.

The rating of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) declines this week from a D to an F. Cabot Oil & Gas is an independent company that develops, explores, produces and markets natural gas, and transports, stores, and gathers it for resale. The stock also rates an F in Earnings Surprise. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 29.70. To get an in-depth look at COG, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of COG stock.

Cimarex Energy’s (XEC) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. Cimarex Energy explores for and produces crude oil and natural gas in the United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of XEC stock.

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